June 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

ABORTED: 'Strychnine.213' Widget Available

European death metal butchers ABORTED, whose members hail from Belgium, France and UK, will release their sixth full-length album, "Strychnine.213", on June 24 via Century Media Records. A widget for the CD is available below. In addition to unveiling the album's macabre cover artwork by Colin Marks / Rain Song, ABORTED is currently streaming two ...

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MAGNACULT Confirmed For WANTIJPOP And METALMERE HEADROCK Festivals

Dutch metallers MAGNACULT will headline the second stage of the Wantijpop festival in Dordrecht, the Netherlands on Saturday, June 14. The band will also perform at the METALmere Headrock Festival the same day (June 14) at De Meester in Almere, the Netherlands. METALmere Headrock Festival billing: MAGNACULT FORCEFEED BLIND SIGHT F.R.E.U.D. A NEW HOPE TRIBAL ...

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ALICE COOPER: More 'Along Came A Spider' Release Dates Announced

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 The CD was co-produced by Greg Hampton and Danny Saber in Los Angeles. It reportedly features guest appearances by Ozzy Osbourne, who ...

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RIDE FOR DIME Expanded To Two Days

The fourth annual Ride For Dime (RFD), an annual charity remembrance ride and concert event held in memory of the victims of the December 2004 Alrosa Villa shooting ("Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, Jeff Thompson, Nathan Bray and Erin Halk), will be a two-day event this year, according to a posting on the Ride For Dime web ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: More Pro-Shot Footage From Holland's PINKPOP Festival Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the song "Must Kill" yesterday (Sunday, June 1) at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, The Netherlands can be viewed below. Performance footage of the tracks "Sanctuary" and "Roots ...

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DESTRUCTION Schedules 'D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N.' Listening Party

DESTRUCTION members Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer (bass, vocals), Mike Sifringer (guitar) and Marc Reign (drums) will celebrate 25 years of thrash metal with their fans at a special listening party for the group's new album, "D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N.", on June 6 at Rockfabrik in Ludwigsburg, Germany beginning at 21:00. Due on August 22 via AFM Records, "D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N." was ...

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THE AURORA PROJECT Signs With THE LASER'S EDGE

Dutch progressive rock band THE AURORA PROJECT has inked a deal with the American label The Laser's Edge. The group's second album, titled "Shadow Border", is currently being mixed by Joost van den Broek (AYREON, AFTER FOREVER) for a September release. According to a press release, "Shadow Border" will, once again, be a concept album. ...

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