October 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

BULLDOZER Discography To Be Reissued Through METAL MIND

Metal Mind Productions will on November 27 release the complete discography from BULLDOZER — one of the oldest and most respected thrash metal bands from Italy. "Regenerated in the Grave" CD book box, released with the band's full cooperation, consists of the following albums: "The Day of Wrath", "The Final Separation", "IX", "Neurodeliri" and "Alive ...

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DOKKEN Signs With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announced the signing of DOKKEN for the release of a brand new studio album in 2007. DOKKEN's upcoming CD, tentatively titled "Lightning Strikes Again", will be "a classic DOKKEN style release, something that all the fans have been asking for," says Don Dokken. "We hope to be done with the production of ...

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VORKUTA Signs With PARAGON RECORDS

Hungarian black metallers VORKUTA have inked a deal with Paragon Records. According to a press release, "VORKUTA play a cold and desecrating form of black metal, at times attaining the atmosphere of 'Blood, Fire, Death'-era BATHORY as well as the traditional style of black metal found on DARKTHRONE's 'Total Death' album. The band has previously ...

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Ex-SNOT/SOULFLY Guitarist Announces Debut INVITRO Performance

Kansas City Chiefs' offensive tackle Kyle Turley recently spoke to Sports Illustrated writer Michael Silver about GridIron Records, the label he founded with ex-SNOT/SOULFLY guitarist Mikey Doling. An excerpt from the interview is as follows: Silver: Speaking of cash, what's up with your music career? Turley: "Well, I've started a record label, Gridiron Records, and ...

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KALAS Calls It Quits

Oakland, California-based hard music quintet KALAS has split up. KALAS (pronounced: KAH-LAAS) released its sole self-titled album earlier this year. It featured front man and legendary hard rock icon Matt Pike (SLEEP, HIGH ON FIRE) on vocals, Andy Branton (ECONOCHRIST, GRIMPLE, SAMIAM) and Paul Kott (CRUEVO, HIGH TONE SON OF A BITCH) on guitars, Scott ...

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DEVOLVED Signs With KILLZONE RECORDS

Australian/American tech-metallers DEVOLVED have inked a deal with KillZone Records. The band's first release for the label will be will a remastered version of the group's debut album, "Technologies", featuring revamped artwork and the video for the track "Distorted" plus bonus video footage. This new version of "Technologies" will also contain two brand new tracks ...

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NAPALM DEATH Bassist Checks In From European Tour

NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "The European tour [with BORN FROM PAIN and MENDEED] is gaining more and more momentum as the days progress.We had a little bit of a slow start but for sure the last few shows in Germany and yesteday in ...

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SOULGRIND: Remastered Early Material Available For Free Download

SOULGRIND, the Finnish band featuring former LULLACRY frontwoman Tanja "Whisper Lilith" Kemppainen (a.k.a. Tanya), has uploaded remastered versions of several songs from the band's early days (1992-1999) on its official web site. Also available for download is the song "Kalma", which the group has apparently had a lot of requests for. In other news, SOULGRIND ...

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SATHANAS To Enter Studio In December

Long-running U.S.-based death/black metallers SATHANAS will enter Innertube studios in December to begin recording their next album, entitled "Crowned Infernal". Artwork will be handled by Necrolord, who previously worked with EMPEROR on their "In the Nightside Eclipse" LP and DARK FUNERAL on the "Secrets of the Black Arts" CD. An early 2007 release via Pulverised ...

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