March 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former GORGOROTH Drummer To Play On New DEAD TO THIS WORLD Album

Following the departure of Mord and Goatpromoter Lava due to other commitments, Norwegian black metallers DEAD TO THIS WORLD — who feature in their ranks former IMMORTAL bassist Iscariah — have announced that Kvitrafn (JOTUNSPOR, ex-GORGOROTH) will be taking over drumming duties for the recording of the new album. Iscariah, frontman and founding member of ...

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LEAVES' EYES To Film METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST Show For Upcoming DVD

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY (who are fronted by Liv's husband Alexander Krull) — has issued the following update: "The rumors are going around already. Since last year LEAVES' EYES and their stage-team are working on the concept for the ...

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CIVILIZATION ONE Signs With METAL HEAVEN RECORDS

CIVILIZATION ONE, an international musical entity which features in its ranks vocalist Chity Somapala (ex-FIREWIND, AVALON), guitarist Aldo Lanobile (SECRET SPHERE), drummer Luca Cartasegna (ex-SECRET SPHERE), and bassist Pierre-Emmanuel Pélisson (MALADAPTIVE; ex-HEAVENLY), has signed a deal with Metal Heaven Records (RIOT, WINTERS BANE, BLOODBOUND, CLOUDSCAPE, CHRIS CAFFERY, ALTARIA, etc.). The group's debut album, "Revolution Rising", ...

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EPICUREAN Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Metal Blade Records has announced the signing on Minneapolis-based symphonic metal band EPICUREAN. Formed in early 2004, EPICUREAN quickly gained the attention in the Minneapolis metal scene and developed a reputation for being a powerful and unpredictable live act. In July 2006, EPICUREAN released their debut CD, "A Consequence of Design", and in February 2007, ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS: More Tour Dates Announced

SMASHING PUMPKINS have announced their first live performance since December 2, 2000 — a very special and intimate theatre show to take place May 22 in Paris, France at the historic and elegantly appointed Grand Rex. Tickets will go on sale April 11. This marks the first time the SMASHING PUMPKINS will unveil songs from ...

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