May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

IHSAHN: 'No One Would Ever Be Satisfied' With A New EMPEROR Album

Two years after the release of "The Adversary", his first solo album, former EMPEROR maestro Ihsahn is back with a new one, "angL". Darker, heavier and more intense than its predecessor, the album sees Ihsahn embrace the furious metallic sound that defined his earlier recorded works, while still indulging in some fascinating musical experiments and ...

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NIGHTMARE Working On 'Queen Of Love And Pain' Video

French power metallers NIGHTMARE have issued the following update: "The band are currently also shooting another new video clip for the song 'Queen Of Love And Pain' directed by French talented producer Stphane Gilbart and filmed with the collaboration of Israeli model Jasmin Kedem. It will be available at the end of May. "The band ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Explains Russian TAZ TAYLOR BAND Concert Cancellations

The TAZ TAYLOR BAND, whose touring lineup includes legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI), cancelled its Russian tour dates scheduled for May 2 and May 3 based on what the group previously stated was "entirely the decision of Graham Bonnet." Graham has since issued the following statement of his ...

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FILTER Frontman To Take Part In Online Chat

On Friday, May 2 at 12:00 p.m. Pacific, FILTER frontman Richard Patrick will partner with Meebo to host a unique live chat with fans about his band's new album, "Anthems for the Damned", available May 13. Utilizing Meebo's online chat platform, Patrick will field questions and interact with users around the world via a real-time ...

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DARK EMPIRE: New Album Available For Streaming

DARK EMPIRE, the American/Swedish band featuring vocalist Jens Carlsson (PERSUADER, SAVAGE CIRCUS), is currently streaming its upcoming album, "Humanity Dethroned", on the group's MySpace page. The stream will take place in two parts; the first part, up now, features the first six songs, while the second part (which will go up next week) ...

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SATYRICON: New Album Release Date Revealed

Roadrunner Records has reportedly set a November 3 European release date for the as-yet-untitled seventh album from the Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON. A previously unreleased SATYRICON song, "My Skin Is Cold", is included on the band's new EP of the same name, which will be issued on June 2 in most of Europe. The track ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH To Perform With THE SLEEPING At BAMBOOZLE

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has confirmed that he will make an appearance with THE SLEEPING, a post-hardcore band from Long Island, New York, at the Bamboozle festival on Saturday, May 3 at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Bach is expected to sing three SKID ROW numbers during the set, ...

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1349 Confirmed For Czech Republic's BRUTAL ASSAULT Festival

Norwegian black metallers 1349 have been confirmed for this year's Brutal Assault festival, set to take place August 14-16 at the Jaromer Army Fortress in Josefov, Czech Republic. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 1349 AGNOSTIC FRONT ALL SHALL PERISH ANAAL NATHRAKH ARCH ENEMY ARKONA BEHEADED BEHEMOTH CARCASS CEPHALIC CARNAGE CODE CRADLE OF ...

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