August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NIGHTWISH: Pro-Shot Footage From Holland's LOWLANDS Festival Available

Professionally filmed video footage of NIGHTWISH's performance at this year's Lowlands festival, which was held August 15-17 in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands can be viewed below. NIGHTWISH will release a digital-only collection of demos and B-sides titled "The Sound of Nightwish Reborn", available through all digital service providers, on September 2. This release, which clocks in ...

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DEFIANCE Resumes Recording New Album

Reunited Oakland, California thrashers DEFIANCE, best known for their seminal late '80s/early '90s Roadrunner releases "Void Terra Firma" and "Beyond Recognition", have resumed recording their new album, tentatively due before the end of 2008 via an as-yet-undisclosed record label. According to the band, "Steev [Esquivel, vocals] is working with Snake (SKINLAB, RE:IGNITION) at Snake's recording ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE: Swedish CD Signings, Acoustic Performances Scheduled

Swedish metallers SONIC SYNDICATE have scheduled several CD-signing sessions in their home country during September. Each session will include a short acoustic performance. The details are as follows: Sep. 19 - Media Markt GBG (Lona Knapes Gata 1) - Vastra Frolunda (16:30) Sep. 20 - Skivlagret (Knallerian) - Boras (14:00) Sep. 21 - Bengans (Drottningatan ...

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