January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE FUNERAL PYRE: New Song Posted Online

Southern California black metal outfit THE FUNERAL PYRE has posted a new song, "To Walk, To Maintain", on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's new EP, "December", which is scheduled for release on March 10 via Creator-Destructor Records. THE FUNERAL PYRE's latest full-length album, "Wounds", was released in May ...

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DEVILDRIVER: First Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Santa Barbara, California's DEVILDRIVER, the group fronted by former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, has entered Edge of the Earth studios in Los Angeles to begin recording the band's as-yet untitled fourth album with producer Logan Mader (FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, GOJIRA, DIVINE HERESY). A two-minute video clip featuring early footage from the studio can ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT Song Featured In 'Yes Man' Motion Picture

Renaissance rock act BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, featuring legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore and singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Candice Night, can now be heard in Warner Bros. major motion picture release "Yes Man". The film, starring Jim Carrey, features the song "Olde Mill Inn" from the BLACKMORE'S NIGHT CD "The Village Lanterne" (released April 2006 on SPV). "Secret Voyage", the latest ...

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SKINLAB Frontman Issues Studio Update

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area metallers SKINLAB recently entered Trident studios in Pacheco, California with producer Juan Urteaga to begin recording their new album. Bassist/vocalist Steev Esquivel states, "Drums are done!!! And fuckin sick at that; no doctoring up or fuckin' beat detected... Paul [Hopkins] crushed his tracks out in three days and [they] sound ...

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AC/DC: 'WrestleMania XXV' Theme Songs Revealed

According to WWE.com, AC/DC's "Shoot to Thrill" (live) and "War Machine" have been chosen as the official theme songs for the 25th anniversary of "WrestleMania" a professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced annually by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) (formerly known as the World Wrestling Federation). The live version of "Shoot to Thrill" comes off the 1992 ...

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CRYSTAL EYES Parts Ways With Singer

Swedish metallers CRYSTAL EYES have issued the following update: "Recently, Nico [Danish singer Søren Nico Adamsen; ARTILLERY] let us know that he didn't have the time to play live with CRYSTAL EYES anymore, so we've decided to carry on as a four-piece band. This is how we've been rehearsing all the time and the only ...

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