August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE: ADAM DUTKIEWICZ To Leave VANS WARPED TOUR

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's enigmatic guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz has been forced to leave the band in the middle of its successful run as stand-out performers on the Vans Warped Tour due to health reasons. Adam underwent back surgery in early 2007. In order to fully recover, his doctors have advised leaving the tour and continuing with daily ...

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DIVINE HERESY Completes Work On 'Failed Creation' Video

DIVINE HERESY — the new band of former FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares — will celebrate the release of its debut album, "Bleed the Fifth", with a special show at The Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood on Tuesday, August 28. This event will mark the band's second performance with new bassist Joe Payne ...

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HORSE THE BAND Unveils 'New York City' Video

HORSE THE BAND recently filmed a video for the powerhouse new song "New York City" with director Roboshobo (MASTODON, THE BLOOD BROTHERS, POISON THE WELL). Watch the clip below. Commented vocalist Nathan: "If 'A Natural Death' is about the vast scope of nature from the horror of birth to the beauty of death then 'New ...

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NIKOLO KOTZEV Recruits GÖRAN EDMAN For DRACONIA Project

Guitarist Nikolo Kotzev (of BRAZEN ABBOT and NOSTRADAMUS fame) has recruited Swedish vocalist Göran Edman (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, JOHN NORUM, BRAZEN ABBOT, GLORY) to sing the part of the Storyteller on Kotzev's new mega-project called DRACONIA. This conceptual work will be recorded with eight lead singers, rock band and a symphonic orchestra. Kotzev is the author ...

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ATREYU: More 'Lead Sails Paper Anchor' Webisodes Available

ATREYU has filmed a five-part video series documenting the recording process of the group's new album, "Lead Sails Paper Anchor", due out August 28. The band teamed with producer John Feldmann (THE USED, GOOD CHARLOTTE) on the follow-up to "A Death-Grip On Yesterday". The third and fourth installments of the video series take a look ...

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BUCKCHERRY: 'Broken Glass' Video Available

BUCKCHERRY's video for the song "Broken Glass" has been released and can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's latest album, "15", which has sold 793,000 copies in the U.S. since its release in the spring of 2006. The group has played more than 200 shows in support of the album, which marked ...

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