September 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

ICED EARTH Drummer Discusses Illegal Music Downloading

Adam Ortiz of Loucifer Speaks recently conducted an interview with ICED EARTH drummer Brent Smedley. A couple of excerpts from the chatfollow: Loucifer Speaks: How did you get into ICED EARTH? Smedley: "How I got into ICED EARTH is a rather interesting story. It goes something like this...I had heard of ICED EARTH and seen ...

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RUSH Producer TERRY BROWN Confirmed For EuCon'07

Former RUSH producer Terry Brown will be a guest speaker at the European RUSH fan convention EuCon'07, which will be held on Sunday, October 14 at Manchester Academy 2, part of Manchester University Student Union building on Oxford Rd. in Manchester, England. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. and finishes at 6:00 p.m., with RUSH ...

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CELLADOR: New Live Clips Available

A collection of live clips from CELLADOR's August 25, 2007 show in Omaha, NE on has been posted on YouTube, dubbed to "Never Again" off the band's debut album, "Enter Deception". Watch the footage below. CELLADOR will enter Mana Studios in Tampa, Florida in November/December with producer Erik Rutan (MORBID ANGEL, HATE ETERNAL) to begin ...

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ARCH ENEMY To Play China In October

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY have scheduled a stop in Beijing, China on October 24 as a part of their current "World Tyranny" tour campaign. Commented guitarist Michael Amott: "Well, this is surprise! I never thought we'd get to play China with ARCH ENEMY! Going to new countries and playing for metal fans around the ...

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HATEBREED Bassist Launches Clothing Line

HATEBREED bassist Chris Beattie has launched a clothing line called Bridgeport Republic. "Bridgeport Republic is dedicated to reflecting individuality with a universal line of quality apparel which honors and represents an independent yet unified lifestyle rooted in the streets," says Beattie. "We plan to inspire a whole new generation and breathe new life into the ...

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More Bands Announced For South Africa's NIGHTFALL FESTIVAL

German power metallers BLIND GUARDIAN will headline the Nightfall Festival at the Pretoria Showgrounds/Absa Arena in South Africa on October 13. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AGRO ANCIENT INFLUENCE BLIND GUARDIAN CHROMIUM CONTRAST THE WATER DIETY'S MUSE L.A. COBRA MAN IN SUIT NEW BORN FIRE SACRIFIST For more information, go to

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