August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

MORTIFICATION To Record New Demo

Steve Rowe of the Australian Christian metallers MORTIFICATION has issued the following update: "We will be recording a demo of a new song very soon at Penny Drop Studio, where we plan to record the new album next year. Penny Drop Studio is the old St Andrews Studio where we recorded 'Envision Evangelene' and 'Bloodworld'. ...

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RISE TO ADDICTION Announces One-Off UK Show

RISE TO ADDICTION — the UK–based band which features in its ranks former BLAZE members John Slater (guitar) and Steve Wray (guitar) — will take a break from recording its new album to play West Riding in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire on Friday, August 29. RISE TO ADDICTION recently entered the studio to begin recording its ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Video Interview With ROB HALFORD Available

Full Metal Jackie of Metal Edge TV recently conducted an interview with Rob Halford of JUDAS PRIEST. Watch the six-minute chat below. JUDAS PRIEST performed an abbreviated set at Hard Rock Café New York in Times Square last night (Monday, August 4) as part of syndicated broadcast personality Eddie Trunk's event to celebrate his 25th ...

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ATHEIST, LIVING SACRIFICE Members Interviewed On VM Underground's 'Death Metal Night 2' Special

Kelly Shaefer (ATHEIST), Bruce Fitzhugh (LIVING SACRIFICE) and former metal producer Scott Burns (SEPULTURA, OBITUARY, DEATH) participated in last week's "VM Underground" Death Metal Night 2 radio special. Their interviews are now available for download at this location. In January 2006, Kelly Shaefer reassembled much of what was widely considered ATHEIST's classic recording ...

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TESTAMENT, SOOTHSAYER In Quebec City; Photos Available

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT performed last night (Monday, August 4) at the Imperial Theatre in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Support at the show came from Quebec City's reactivated metallers SOOTHSAYER. TESTAMENT's setlist was as follows: 01. Over the Wall 02. Into the Pit 03. Practice What You Preach 04. The New Order ...

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Few Arrests At This Year's LOLLAPALOOZA

According to MyFox Chicago, only 14 arrests were made at this weekend's Lollapalooza festival, mostly for minor offenses. Six people were arrested Friday (Aug. 1) and seven people were arrested on Sunday (Aug. 3) for either disorderly conduct or drinking in the public way. Only one person was arrested on Sunday, bringing the ...

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