July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANKLA: Whisky Show Cancelled

ANKLA, the Los Angeles-based band led by former PUYA guitarist Ramón Ortíz, has issued the following update: "We are very sorry to inform you guys that due to an unexpected situation we have been forced to cancel our show at the Whisky [A-Go Go in West Hollywood] this Thursday, July 31. We will be giving ...

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OVERCAST: 'Reborn To Kill Again' Video Teaser Available

A teaser video for "Reborn to Kill Again" — a collection of re-recorded versions of more than a dozen of the group's classic tracks, along with two previously unreleased songs from OVERCAST — can be viewed below. OVERCAST is the reunited Massachusetts band which features in its ranks KILLSWITCH ENGAGE bassist Mike D'Antonio and SHADOWS ...

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WITCHCRAFT: More Dates Announced

Sweden's WITCHCRAFT will return to the U.S. for a run of live dates, including appearances at this year's Lollapalooza and Ozzfest festivals. Support on the WITCHCRAFT August headlining dates will come from Louisville, Kentucky's DEAD CHILD. The band has also announced a September U.S. headlining trek that will launch in Seattle, WA on September 4 ...

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MURDER MANIFEST To Release 'Mental Surgery' In September

MURDER MANIFEST, the Dutch death metal band featuring former members of Instil, has completed work on its debut album, "Mental Surgery", with acclaimed producer and sound engineer Nico van Montfort (INSTIL, MISCREANTS, HEIDEVOLK). A September 1 release is expected. "Mental Surgery" is the disc companion to the band's promotional download release which reached over 1,500 ...

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SACRILEGIO Begins Recording Debut Album

Puerto Rican speed/thrash metal act SACRILEGIO has entered Noiseoffire studios to begin recording its debut album for a late fall release via Khaosmaster Productions. The CD will feature the following ten songs: 01. The Traitor 02. Karma 03. Beyond the Darkness of the Night 04. Pagarán con Sangre 05. Zona Cero 06. Shadows of Fear ...

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ROYAL ANGUISH: New Album Samples Available

Three tracks from the forthcoming ROYAL ANGUISH album entitled "The Grand Deception" are available for streaming on the Florida-based extreme metal act's MySpace page. Check out the songs "Please Educate Me", "Thy Pale Existence" (featuring Meri Tadic of ELUVEITIE) and "The Grand Deception" (featuring Jasper Pieterson of MORPHIA) at this location. The cover ...

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