January 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

WHITE ZOMBIE Box Set In The Works

Rob Zombie is putting together a WHITE ZOMBIE box set containing "everything we ever recorded," according to the singer. "I am currently transferring all the early shit from the original tapes," he said. "No remixing going on here — everything will be as it was originally recorded. Don't know when this box set will be ...

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MESHUGGAH Working On Its Most Savage, Eclectic Offering Yet

Their 2005 album, the 47-minute one-song opus "Catch Thirtythree", featured programed beats and repetitive rhythms, but Swedish metal mathematicians MESHUGGAH are bringing neither back for the as-yet-untitled follow-up, reports Revolver magazine (web site). Instead, they're returning to the pummeling double bass drums and angular riffage that defined their early material to sculpt what ...

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SCORPIONS Drummer, TOMMY LEE's Sister Schedule KOTTAK Dates

KOTTAK (formerly KRUNK), the band featuring singer/songwriter/guitarist Jimmy Ratchitt, (a.k.a. former KINGDOM COME and current SCORPIONS drummer James Kottak), his wife Athena (sister of MÖTLEY CRÜE's Tommy Lee) on drums, and Rev Jones (MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP) on bass, has lined up the following dates n Southern California: Jan. 04 - Universal City, CA - B.B. ...

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HATECORE, INC.: Another New Song Posted Online

Akron, OH-based hardcore metal band HATECORE, INC. has posted another new song, entitled "Blame", on its MySpace page. The track comes off the band's upcoming CD, tentatively titled "Sooner or Later", which is being recorded at Conquistador Studios in Cleveland, Ohio with producer Cole Martinez (YEARS OF FIRE, AT NO END, BY THEIR ...

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SHADOWS FALL: Video Guitar Lesson Available

Matthew Bachand and Jonathan Donais from SHADOWS FALL recently demonstrated warm-up exercises, sweep picking, pinch harmonics, down-picking and more in this three-and-a-half-minute video clip from FPE-TV. According to MTV.com, the upcoming SHADOWS FALL album, "Threads of Life", will include the songs "Redemption", "Burning the Lives", "Another Hero Lost" and "Venomous". The band is ...

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MASTER To Release 'Slaves To Society' In April

Legendary death metal band MASTER will release its new album, entitled "Slaves to Society", on April 13, 2007 via Twilight-Vertrieb. More information regarding the CD will be made available soon. As previously reported, MASTER has been added to the DERANGED European headlining tour, which is set to take place in May. The lineup for the ...

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