August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

DÉTENTE: Footage From Germany's HEADBANGERS OPEN AIR Festival Available

Video footage of the reunited California-based metallers DÉTENTE — featuring vocalist Ann Boleyn (HELLION) and guitarist Michael Carlino (FEAR OF GOD) alongside original DÉTENTE members Dennis Butler (drums), Caleb Quinn (guitar) and Steve Hochheiser (bass) — performing at the Headbangers Open Air festival on July 25, 2008 at the Ballroom in Hamburg, Germany can be ...

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SIGNUM REGIS: New Song Available For Streaming

"Sirens Roar", a new track from SIGNUM REGIS — the metal band founded by Ronnie König (also mainman of Slovak heavy metal band VINDEX) and featuring legendary vocalist Göran Edman (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, JOHN NORUM, GLORY) — is available for streaming at this location. The song comes off the group's self-titled debut album, which ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT: 'Locked Within The Crystal Ball' Video Posted Online

"Locked Within The Crystal Ball", the new video from BLACKMORE'S NIGHT — the award-winning band fronted by singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Candice Night with legendary lead guitarist Ritchie Blackmore — can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's latest CD, "Secret Voyage", which entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 14 and Finnish chart ...

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DIR EN GREY To Release New Album In November

Japan's DIR EN GREY will release its new album, "Uroboros", on November 12. The album will be released in three editions; a standard edition, a limited edition and a deluxe edition. The standard edition will be released as a single-disc CD album, while the limited edition will include a bonus disc. The deluxe edition, a ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Dates Announced For Mexico And Argentina

British heavy metal legends JUDAS PRIEST have confirmed live dates for Mexico and Argentina. They are as follows: Oct. 29 - Guadalajara, Mexico - VFG Arena Oct. 31 - Mexico City, Mexico - Sportspalace Nov. 08 - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Luna Park More dates for Central and South America will be announced soon. JUDAS ...

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SLAYER Frontman's Sister Working On 'Tell-All' Book

SLAYER bassist/vocalist Tom Araya's 48-year-old sister Jeanette Araya is working on a "tell-all" book about their family life and how it was affected by her brother's role as the frontman of one of the most influential and controversial heavy metal bands of the last 25 years. She has sent the following overview of her story ...

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