July 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

MARTRIDEN Proclaims Its 'Independence'

Montana-based blackened death metal group MARTRIDEN has issued the following update: "MARTRIDEN is now independent! We are no longer affiliated with SOAR or Candlelight and are proud to announce that tracking of our new CD, 'Encounter the Monolith', is complete. Dave Otero of Flatline Audio is currently mixing/mastering. We are quite pleased with our progress ...

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ANVIL Interviewed On CBC's 'Q' Show; Video Available

Jian Ghomeshi of CBC's cultural affairs show "Q" conducted an interview with ANVIL members Steve "Lips" Kudlow (vocals, guitar) and Robb Reiner (drums) on March 16, 2009. The 17-minute chat can be viewed below. ANVIL, considered a major influence for a generation of hard rockers including METALLICA, SLAYER, ANTHRAX, and GUNS N' ROSES, was the ...

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CATAMENIA: New Album Title Announced

Finnish melodic black metallers CATAMENIA have issued the following update: "We're working on new songs for our next album at the moment and hopefully we're ready to go to record it around September/October this year. The album will be titled 'Cavalcade' and will be recorded in Mastervox Studios in Oulu, Finland." CATAMENIA's latest CD, "VIII ...

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