June 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

Serbia's CASTLE FESTIVAL Cancelled

The 2008 edition of the Castle Festival, which was slated to take place July 1-5 at Smederevo Fortress in Serbia, has been cancelled. According to a posting on HELLOWEEN's web site, the festival was called off due to "the political situation and local incidents in the country." The following bands were scheduled to perform at ...

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WEDNESDAY 13: European Tour Dates Announced

WEDNESDAY 13 will embark on another European headlining tour in the fall. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 31 - England London Astoria Nov. 01 - Holland Amsterdam Melkweg Nov. 03 - Germany Wiesbaden Schlachthof Nov. 04 - Germany Bochum Matrix Nov. 05 - Germany Osnabrck Rosenhof Nov. 06 - Germany Bremen Lagerhaus Nov. 07 ...

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THE BERZERKER: New Album Will Be Mailorder-Only Release

Australian masters of grind THE BERZERKER will release their fifth album, titled "The Reawakening", through the band's own label Berzerker Industries in the fall. Commented vocalist Luke Kenny: "The music once again has gotten even faster! I just can't write slow music!! The main difference with the writing process this time is we jammed on ...

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SEPULTURA Laying Down Bass Tracks For New Album

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA entered the studio last month to begin recording their new album, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later turned into the classic film by Stanley Kubrick). Guitarist Andreas Kisser has finished recording all the guitar tracks for the CD, and Paulo Xisto Pinto Jr. "is killing the ...

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ALICE COOPER: 'Along Came A Spider' Artwork Revealed

Rock legend ALICE COOPER will release his new album, "Along Came A Spider", through SPV/Steamhammer on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: July 25 Rest of Europe: July 28 North America: July 29 Check out the CD artwork below. "Along Came A Spider" was co-produced by Greg Hampton and Danny Saber in Los Angeles. It ...

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BULLETBOYS Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA Festival

BULLETBOYS has been confirmed for the Rocklahoma festival, set to take place July 9-13, 2008 at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma. The band will be make a special headline appearance on Sunday night, July 13 on the Tri-Label Stage. TRIUMPH and EXTREME are among the bands reuniting with ...

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