May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

BOSTON To Wrap New Album After Summer Tour

Gary Graff of Billboard.com reports: BOSTON leader Tom Scholz tells Billboard.com he hopes to finish recording the band's next studio album after its summer tour and have it out "just after the first of the year." Scholz says the album BOSTON's first since 2002's "Corporate America" is a mix of "really straightforward rock ...

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HYDROGYN Finalizing Tour Dates

Ashland, Kentucky-based rockers HYDROGYN have issued the following update: "HYDROGYN is currently finalizing tour dates that will start in June and take them all the way to the Christmas holiday break. The band is going to be doing a lot of U.S. dates this year that will be split up by a run in Europe ...

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LACUNA COIL Announces Australian Tour Dates

Century Media recording artists LACUNA COIL have announced today that they will return to Australia this June for a run of headlining tour dates. The band, which has spent the past several months writing songs for its forthcoming new album, will take some time away from their rehearsal room to play a series of headlining ...

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VENOMIN JAMES: New Album Details Revealed

Cleveland, Ohio based stoner-metal band VENOMIN JAMES has set "Crowe Valley Blues" as the title of its second full-length album, due late summer 2008 through Kultland Recordings. The CD will be a deluxe limited edition of 1,000 in an elegantly designed eco-friendly package. "Crowe Valley Blues" track listing (order subject to change): 01. Make No ...

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ANGST SKVADRON To Release Debut In June

ANGST SKVADRON, the avantgarde/post-black metal project led by Norwegian artist Trondr Nefas (URGEHAL, BEASTCRAFT, IN LINGUA MORTUA, ENDEZZMA), will release its debut album, "Flukt", on June 27 via Agonia Records. According to a press release, the CD contains "an eerie mix of '70s prog rock/metal blended with early '90s black metal. These eight tracks are ...

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WARRIOR SOUL's KORY CLARKE Is The New TROUBLE Singer

Kory Clarke of WARRIOR SOUL has joined legendary Illinois doomsters TROUBLE as the group's new frontman. The news comes as the band returns to its Chicago base following a successful European tour. TROUBLE founder and guitarist Rick Wartell explains: "It was a mutual agreement [between now-former TROUBLE singer Eric Wagner and the rest of the ...

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