August 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

HYPOCRISY: New Album Track Listing Revealed

HYPOCRISY, the Swedish extreme metal band led by guitarist/vocalist Peter Tägtgren (also of PAIN), will release its new album, "A Taste Of Extreme Divinity", in Europe on October 23 and in the U.S. on November 3 via Nuclear Blast Records. The track listing is as follows: 01. Valley Of The Damned 02. Hang Him High ...

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SWASHBUCKLE: Quality Footage From WACKEN OPEN AIR Posted Online

Quality video footage of New Jersey's thrashing pirates SWASHBUCKLE performing the song "Cruise Ship Terror" at this year's Wacken Open Air festival — which was held July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany — can be viewed below (courtesy of "framednoise"). "Back To The Noose", the new album from SWASHBUCKLE, was released on ...

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MASTODON Interviewed By DROWNED IN SOUND

Drowned In Sound recently conducted an interview with Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON. Watch the chat below. MASTODON will team up with the lifesize version of DETHKLOK, the animated band from Adult Swim's "Metalocalypse", for a co-headlining tour in October/November. Also scheduled to appear are CONVERGE and HIGH ON FIRE. The 34-city trek will kick off ...

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BILLY SHEEHAN: New Audio Interview Posted Online

Explicitly Intense magazine recently conducted an interview with legendary bassist Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG, NIACIN, TALAS, DAVID LEE ROTH). The chat is now available for streaming at this location. The reunited original lineup of MR. BIG will release "Budokan - Reunion Tour 2009" in Japan on CD/DVD and Blu-ray on September 9. The ...

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MALFEITOR: New Drummer, Bassist Announced

MALFEITOR, the Italian black metal band featuring bassist/vocalist M. Fabban (ABORYM), has announced the addition of drummer Goraath (STORMCROW, DEMON'S SHADE) and bassist Narchost (STORMCROW, DEMON'S SHADE) to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "After two months of rehearsals, they were chosen because of their instrumental technique, professionality, willingness, and for the strong friendship and ...

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MORTIFICATION Hard At Work On 20th-Anniversary Album

Bassist/vocalist Steve Rowe of Australian Christian metallers MORTIFICATION has issued the following update: "I have had the opportunity this month to work with Warren Hammond at Penny Drop Studio mixing the re-recorded MORTIFICATION classics for our upcoming 20th-anniversary CD, 'Twenty Years In The Underground'. The result is very pleasing. We referenced some more modern death ...

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