December 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

AVA INFERI Begins Work On New Material

Guitarist Rune Eriksen of Portugal's AVA INFERI has issued the following update: "As most of you probably realized already, our debut video for the song 'Dança Das Ondas' is up and running online [see it below]. You can see it on our MySpace, our homepage, YouTube (of course) and also at the Season Of Mist ...

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PAUL STANLEY To Hit Long Island Press Next Week

KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley will be featured in several press segments in connection with his Long Island, New York Wentworth Gallery art shows. Look for Paul in Newsday and the Long Island Press. He will also make radio and TV appearances before the shows. Exact details will be announced as soon as they are confirmed. ...

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SHINING To Headline Germany's BRUTAL BRUTALITY FESTIVAL 2008

Swedish black metallers SHINING have been confirmed for the Brutal Brutality Festival 2008, set to take place Saturday, January 25 at Jugendhaus in Erlenbach am Main, Germany. Also scheduled to appear are PARAGON BELIAL, ENGRAVED, SARGWART and VARGSHEIM. SHINING's new album, "V - Halmstad", was released in North America on June 26 via Osmose USA/The ...

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IMPALED Schedules California In-Store Performance

Oakland, California-based extreme metallers IMPALED have scheduled a free live performance on January 4, 2008 at Rasputin Records, located at 630 San Antonio Road, Mountain View, California. Showtime is 6:00 p.m. Check out a flyer for the event at this location. IMPALED's fourth album, "The Last Gasp", was issued in Europe on November ...

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GHOST BRIGADE Confirmed For PROGPOWER EUROPE 2008 Festival

Finland's GHOST BRIGADE has been confirmed for the ProgPower Europe 2008 festival. The three-day event will celebrate its 10th anniversary with three bands on Friday, October 3 and six on Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5 at JC Sjiwa in Baarlo, The Netherlands. PAGAN'S MIND is one of the three headliners of ProgPower Europe ...

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MASTERPLAN Guitarist, NARNIA Bassist To Guest On New GAIA EPICUS Album

Guitarist Roland Grapow (MASTERPLAN, ex-HELLOWEEN) and bassist Andreas Olsson (NARNIA, DIVINEFIRE, ROB ROCK, STORMWIND) are the first two guest musicians slated to appear on the forthcoming fourth album from Norwegian power metallers GAIA EPICUS, entitled "Damnation". "Damnation" projected track listing: 01. Damnation (feat. Roland Grapow) 02. Masters of the Sea 03. Firestorm 04. The Wizard's ...

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VINCE NEIL To Headline ARF ROCKS! Fundraiser

MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil will headline an evening of rock and roll at Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation's (ARF) ARF Rocks! fundraiser on Friday, January 4, 2008 at the Dean Lesher Regional Center in Walnut Creek, California. Also appearing are MARTY CASEY & LOVEHAMMERS from "Rock Star: INXS"; Z02; and the Bay Area's ...

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SILENT CIVILIAN Parts Ways With Drummer

SILENT CIVILIAN, the new band featuring former SPINESHANK vocalist Jonny Santos, has parted ways with drummer Chris Mora. "It is true, I have just turned in my letter of resignation to SILENT CIVILIAN," Mora said in a statement released to BLABBERMOUTH.NET. He added, "There are a million reasons to stay, but two million reasons to ...

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