May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

UK's DAMNATION FESTIVAL Moves To University Of Leeds

Damnation Festival will return to darken Leeds, UK's doorstep on Saturday, November 22, 2008, promising to be the metal event of the year. The festival will move into the stunning three-room venue University Of Leeds, as it continues to expand as the UK's finest independent metal showcase. Following three sold-out festivals, capacity will increase to ...

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ONSLAUGHT European Tour 'Going Ahead As Planned'

Contrary to a statement that was released yesterday by Swedish thrashers CARNAL FORGE suggesting that the group's "Horns Up Festival Tour 2008" with headliners ONSLAUGHT alongside SUICIDAL ANGELS and EUFOBIA may have been cancelled again, ONSLAUGHT has reassured fans that the tour will go ahead (albeit presumably without CARNAL FORGE). Commented ONSLAUGHT: "There ...

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ASRA To Release Full-Length Debut In July

ASRA the New York city-based band which carries on in the tradition of true pioneers like ASSUCK and BRUTAL TRUTH (acts whose groundbreaking music bridged the gaps between the most extreme forms of metal and punk) will release its debut full-length, "The Way Of All Flesh", on July 8 via Black Box Recordings. According to ...

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IRON STEEL Schedules Atlanta Concert

IRON STEEL, the new metal supergroup featuring bassist David Ellefson (ex-MEGADETH), Morgan Rose (SEVENDUST), Jim LaMarca (CHIMAIRA), Rachel Bolan (SKID ROW), and Will Hunt (DARK NEW DAY, EVANESCENCE), has scheduled a May 30 concert at Smiths Olde Bar in Atlanta, Georgia. Also scheduled to appear is ROCKETS TO RUIN. Check out a flyer for the ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: More Tour Dates Announced

Former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach has scheduled the following dates during the coming months: May 20 - Sydney, Australia - Enmore Theatre May 22 - Melbourne, Australia - Palace Theatre May 23 - Gold Coast, Australia - Seagulls May 24 - Brisbane, Australia - The Arena May 27 - Perth, Australia - Burswood Theatre ...

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Rare CANDIRU Demos Available For Download

Industrial death project CANDIRU will have its earliest recordings officially released as part of the upcoming "Piscatorial Terror" reissue from Canadian noise label D-Trash Records. The 12-song CD is available for full free MP3 download through www.dtrashrecords.com. The track listing is as follows: "Piscatorial Terror" demo: 01. The Coming Of Grief (2:00) 02. ...

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DEATH ANGEL Guitarist Checks In From The Road

Guitarist Rob Cavestany of DEATH ANGEL has checked in from the "In Thrash We Trust Tour" with GOD FORBID, SOILENT GREEN and LIGHT THIS CITY: "First night of the 'In Thrash We Trust Tour', right on the heels of our European tour, and we are ready to kick ass for another month straight! It feels ...

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