SIGH Records Tribute Album To VENOM

March 17, 2008

Japanese black metal act SIGH has recorded a six-song tribute to legendary black metal band VENOM, titled "Sigh's Tribute to Venom", at Earth Studios. This release will mark the recording debut of Mikannibal (vocals, sax) with SIGH.

"Sigh's Tribute to Venom" track listing:

01. Black Metal
02. Schizo
03. Die Hard
04. Countess Bathory
05. Teacher's Pet
06. Witching Hour

Recording lineup:

Mirai Kawashima: Bass, Organ, Backing Vocals
Satoshi Fujinami: Drums, Guitar
Shinichi Ishikawa: Guitar
Junichi Harashima: Drums
Dr. Mikannibal: Vocals

SIGH is currently working on its new album, entitled "Scenes from Hell / Tempore Belli / Vanitas". According to a press release, SIGH will work with a real string quartet and some brass players this time. "This is going to be a very furious and grandiose album," says singer Mirai Kawashima.

The new album is scheduled for release this fall on The End Records to coincide with SIGH's headlining tour of North America with ZIMMERS HOLE and UNEXPECT.

The tour dates are as follows:


Sep. 06 - Jumping Turtle - San Marcos, CA
Sep. 07 - Chain Reaction - Anaheim, CA
Sep. 08 - Knitting Factory - Hollywood, CA
Sep. 09 - The Clubhouse - Tempe, AZ
Sep. 10 - Launch Pad - Alburquerque, NM
Sep. 11 - Ridglea Theater - FT. Worth, TX
Sep. 12 - White Rabbit - San Antonio, TX
Sep. 13 - Meridian - Houston, TX
Sep. 14 - The Muse - Nashville, TN
Sep. 15 - Jaxx - West Springfield, VA
Sep. 16 - B.B. Kings Blues Club - New York City, NY
Sep. 17 - FouFounes - Montreal, QC
Sep. 18 - Jubilee Centre - Sudbury, ON
Sep. 19 - Wreck Room - Toronto, ON
Sep. 20 - Peabody's - Cleveland, OH
Sep. 21 - The Pearl Room - Mokena, IL
Sep. 22 - Station 4 - St. Paul, MN

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