July 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

LIBERTY N' JUSTICE Completes Work On 'Independence Day'

Christian rockers LIBERTY N' JUSTICE, whose most recent release, "Soundtrack of a Soul", featured an all-star cast of guest musicians — including Mark Slaughter (SLAUGHTER), Sebastian Bach (SKID ROW), Stephen Pearcy (RATT) and Tony Harnell (TNT) — have completed work on their follow-up effort. Described as a "full-production acoustic rock record," "Independence Day" was produced ...

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DEAD HEAD 'Still Writing Songs'

Long-running Dutch thrashers DEAD HEAD have issued the following update: "No news = good news. DEAD HEAD are still alive. Still writing songs, collecting ever more gear and working our day jobs. "Eggfest [on June 9 in Eibergen] was a cool show. Thanks to all who showed up and the crazy fuckers who stood on ...

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POWER QUEST Finalizing New Record Deal

U.K. melodic power metallers POWER QUEST have issued the following update: "The past few weeks the band have been busy negotiating with a number of labels ahead of the recording sessions. While there are still a number of things to iron out, we are confident that we are close to finalizing a deal. More details ...

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NIGHTWISH: 'The Poet And The Pendulum' Sample Available

A reduced-quality audio sample of the new NIGHTWISH song "The Poet and the Pendulum" has been posted at YouTube. The track comes off the Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers' new album, "Dark Passion Play", due on September 28 via Nuclear Blast Records (most of Europe), September 26 via Spinefarm Records/Universal (Finland) and October 2 via ...

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HELLYEAH: Sydney Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of HELLYEAH's June 30, 2007 concert at the Roundhouse in Sydney, Australia has been posted at YouTube. A three-minute video report/interview with HELLYEAH members Vinnie Paul Abbott (drums) and Chad Gray (vocals), conducted on Wednesday (June 27) by David Farrier of New Zealand's of TV3, has been posted online at ...

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