August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

FORBIDDEN: Eindhoven Footage Available

Video footage of FORBIDDEN July 4, 2008 performance at the Dynamo club in Eindhoven, Holland can be viewed below (clips uploaded by YouTube user "stoneagelightning"). Russ Anderson (vocals) and Craig Locicero (guitar) of FORBIDDEN were interviewed at the Graspop Metal Meeting (June 27-29) in Dessel, Belgium by "Whiplash", a weekly metal show on Belgian national ...

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ABORTED: Sayreville Footage Available

Metal Injection has posted video footage of ABORTED's June 28, 2008 performance at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey. Watch the clips below. ABORTED, whose members hail from Belgium, France and UK, will embark on a European tour in October with NEAERA and TEXTURES. Released on June 24 via Century Media Records, ...

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LEVERAGE: 'Blind Fire' To Receive U.S. Release In October

LEVERAGE's second album, entitled "Blind Fire", will be released in the U.S. on October 21 via Blistering Records USA, Inc. with Ryko distribution. LEVERAGE is a Finnish melodic metal band which came out of nowhere in 2006, causing a stir with the release of its debut album, "Tides". The group's blend of modern metal sound ...

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DISSIMULATION To Release Third Album In October

Lithuania's black/thrash metal band DISSIMULATION has completed work on its third full-length album, "Atiduokit Mirusius", for an October 6 release via Ledo Takas Records. The CD was recorded over an 11-day period at Phoenix studio near Riga, Latvia with producer Gints Lundbergs. According to a press release, "Atiduokit Mirusius" is "the most impressive set of ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Makes Surprise Guest Appearance With CAMP FREDDY; Photos Available

Ozzy Osbourne made a surprise appearance with CAMP FREDDY — the Los Angeles-based "jam" group featuring Dave Navarro (ex-JANE'S ADDICTION, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), Billy Morrison (ex-THE CULT bassist, current CIRCUS DIABLO vocalist), Matt Sorum (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES), Donovan Leitch (son of legendary folk singer Donovan), and Chris Chaney (JANE'S ADDICTION, ALANIS MORRISETTE) ...

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NINE INCH NAILS: Minneapolis Show Postponed

NINE INCH NAILS has issued the following statement: "We regret to announce that due to illness, the Minneapolis show originally scheduled for Saturday, August 2nd at the Target Center has been postponed. The band is sincerely sorry for the last minute announcement, but after receiving doctor's orders not to perform, Trent has reluctantly agreed to ...

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