August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NARNIA Announces New Singer

Swedish epic/melodic metallers NARNIA — who recently parted ways with singer Christian Liljegren — have announced the addition of vocalist Germán Pascual (see photo below) to the group's ranks. The band says, "Germán truly shares our vision and has shown us that he can handle old NARNIA songs with finesse, but most importantly that he ...

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SCARS ON BROADWAY: More 'World Long Gone' Video Details Revealed

SCARS ON BROADWAY has added more dates to their first-ever North American tour, including one in their hometown of Los Angeles. Guitarist/vocalist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, joined by guitarist Franky Perez, keyboardist Danny Shamoun and bassist Dominic Cifarelli, will headline L.A.'s Avalon Ballroom on Tuesday, November 18, followed by the House of Blues ...

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POISONBLACK: Another New Song Posted Online

POISONBLACK — the Finnish band featuring former SENTENCED frontman Ville Laihiala — has posted another new track, "X", on its MySpace page. POISONBLACK's new album, "A Dead Heavy Day", will be released through Century Media Records in Europe on the following dates: * Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux, Italy: * Friday, August 29 * ...

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THE FUNERAL PYRE Prepares For November Tour

Southern California's THE FUNERAL PYRE has posted an in-depth update at the band's official blog, which includes touring plans for November with fellow Californians EARLY GRAVES on the Manifest Blasphemy Tour, as well as two new recordings of material to supplement the recent release of "Wounds", the group's latest full-length album, which saw ...

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TOO PURE TO DIE To Release 'Confess' In January

Des Moines, Iowa-based band TOO PURE TO DIE will release its new album, "Confess", on January 13, 2009 via Trustkill Records. The CD was produced by Zeuss (THROWDOWN, SHADOWS FALL) and HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and is described in a press release as "equal parts pure hardcore fury, heavy metal majesty and some of the ...

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