January 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

LIGHT THIS CITY: More Music Posted Online

Bay Area thrashers LIGHT THIS CITY have posted an additional song from their "Facing The Thousand" CD, entitled "Exile", on the band's MySpace page. Released in September 2006 through Prosthetic Records, "Facing The Thousand" is LIGHT THIS CITY's third release and sophomore effort for Prosthetic. In addition to "Exile", fans can listen to ...

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EXTOL To Perform At Norway's BY:LARM Festival

Norwegian progressive thrash/death metallers EXTOL will perform at the by:Larm 2007 festival, set to take place February 8-10 at Öst in Trondheim, Norway. EXTOL's video for the track "Pearl" has been posted online at this location. The clip was directed by Øystein Moe and Alexander Soma of Helmet Productions and was filmed in ...

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HELLWITCH: Live Video Posted Online

A high-quality, three-camera video clip of legendary death/thrash metal band HELLWITCH performing a brand new song, tentatively titled "Mysteria", at the Hellfire Manifest 2 in Huntsville, Alabama on August 26, 2006 has been posted online at YouTube.com. HELLWITCH is presently working on material for its new full-length album. The band last year completed ...

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BURY YOUR DEAD Confirms Singer's Departure

Boston metal/hardcore outfit BURY YOUR DEAD has confirmed rumors that vocalist Mat Bruso has left the band. According to the remaining members of the group, Bruso "has decided that he has come to a point in his life where he must focus on more important things like going back to school to become a teacher ...

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RUSH Drummer Featured On 'Burning For Buddy' DVD

Previously only available on VHS, the complete "Buddy Rich Memorial Scholarship Concerts" and "The Making of Burning for Buddy" videos are now available on DVD. "The Buddy Rich Memorial Scholarship Concerts" contains RUSH drummer Neil Peart performing three songs with the BUDDY RICH BAND at the Ritz Theater in New York City on April 8, ...

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DARKEST HOUR To Begin Pre-Production For New CD

Washington D.C.-based metallers DARKEST HOUR will travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on February 19 to start the pre-production and recording process for their new album with producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, LAMB OF GOD, SOILWORK). A June/July release via Victory Records is expected. As previously reported, Pittsburgh, PA-based label A-F Records in October ...

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