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Sweden's Bibleblack has issued the following announcement about canceling the band's previously schedule shows Henriksberg and The Cave:
"Due to a case of force majour we have to announce that the gigs at Henriksberg, 1/10/10(Gbg) and at The Cave, 2/10/10 (Sthlm) are postponed to a date yet unknown. But we're working as we speak on confirming new dates for these gigs and will keep you informed of corpse! For all you vampires hungry for fresh blood, get your as to Boden (SWE) for the Noridc Rage Metal Festival the 27/11."
Some of Sweden's finest heavy metal musicians will gather to pay tribute to Ronnie James Dio during this fall's edition of the Sweden Rock Cruise, set to sail on October 7, 2010 from Stockholm, Sweden for Åbo, Finland and return the following day. There will be a long tribute concert with a number of guest musicians performing classic songs from Dio's career with a main band consisting of members of LION'S SHARE.
So far the following artists have been confirmed to perform with LION'S SHARE at the event:
* Mikael Åkerfeldt (OPETH)
* Joacim Cans (HAMMERFALL)
* Björn Gelotte (IN FLAMES)
* Ian Haugland (EUROPE)
* Messiah Marcolin (ex-CANDLEMASS)
* Johan Edlund (TIAMAT)
* Mike Wead (KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, BIBLEBLACK)
The show will end with all artists performing HEAR 'N AID's "Stars" (Dio was behind the HEAR N' AID project, a collection of metal artists who recorded the track "Stars" in 1985 to raise funds for African famine relief.)
On the cruise, Sweden Rock Magazine will donate SEK 25,000 to the Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund, set up by Ronnie James Dio's wife Wendy Dio. Everyone attending the cruise can donate money, which will be sent to this cancer fund.
Bibleblack has announced the track "I Am Legion" will soon be available for download through the Rock Band Network. A teaser trailer of the Rock Band version of the track can be viewed below. The band also issued the following statement:
"We are proud to announce that the song 'I am Legion' taken from the Bibleblack debut album 'The Black Swan Epilogue' will be available for download at Rock Band Network in the next few days according to Metalcharter. We would like to express our gratitude to David at Metalcharter and Roel at Vic Records for making this happen. Get the game, Join the Legion, Become bibleblack!"
Swedish melodic death metal band Bibleblack has issued the following update regarding the cancellation of two Swedish shows:
"Due to events that are out our control, we are sorry to announce that two of our four upcoming gigs in Sweden have been canceled."
"We can comfort all of you who have dug up skeletons and sharpened your theeth for these two gigs, with the fact that we will reschedule them to a later date this year."
"The bibleblack mass at Henriksberg in Gothenburg, 17/3 - CANCELLED
The unholy ceremony at The Cave in Stockholm 18/3 - CANCELLED"
Remaining tour dates are as follows:
Mar 19 - Club Deströyer - Sundsvall, , Sweden (w/ ONSLAUGHT, SCAAR)
Mar 20 - Maxim - Gävle, Sweden (w/ ONSLAUGHT, SCAAR)
May 08 - Nalen - Stockholm, Sweden (w/ THIS ENDING)
May 14 - Dante’s Highlight - Helsinki, Finland
May 15 - Masters of Metal - Tampere, Finland
Sweden's Bibleblack has announced they will be canceling their Finnish tour dates and rescheduling them for later dates. Bibleblack will instead be supporting The Haunted on November 13th at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg.
Sweden's Bibleblack has issued the following update about replacing their drummer:
"We're sorry to inform you that we have parted ways with drummer Tobhias Ljung. We wish him all the best and good luck with his future musical endeavors. On a happier note we have the pleasure to introduce his replacement: Staffan Lundholm (Circle of Chaos) A truly gifted drummer and welcome addition to the Legion.
"Rehearsals for the upcoming shows are going great! Look forward to see 'ya all on tour soon!"