October 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SCORPIONS: Audio Samples Of Entire 'Comeblack' Album

German hard rock veterans SCORPIONS will release "Comeblack", a collection of re-recorded versions of the band's classics songs, on November 4 via Sony. The effort will be made available as a CD and on double vinyl. "Comeblack" track listing: Re-recordings: 01. Rhythm Of Love 02. No One Like You 03. The Zoo 04. Rock You ...

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Indian Metal Musicians Speak Out About Vandalism At METALLICA Concert

Several Indian heavy metal musicians have released statements condemning the actions of a select few fellow Indian metal fans who broke chairs and tore posters after organizers canceled a METALLICA concert on the outskirts of the Indian capital Friday night (October 28). Organizers said the concert was called off due to technical difficulties. Demonstealer (DEMONIC ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Interviewed On Peru's '13 Hrs.' (Video)

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry was recently interviewed for the "13 Hrs." show on Peru's Canal N. Perry discussed the setlist and requests made by fans during AEROSMITH's current South American tour. You can now watch the report below. AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler spoke with the "Today" show's Matt Lauer on Thursday morning (October 27), seeking ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Interviewed On KSSU's 'Far Beyond Metal' (Audio)

Daniel Cordova of KSSU's "Far Beyond Metal" radio show conducted an interview with Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend on October 25, 2011 at Slim's in San Francisco, California. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. Devin Townsend will release a monumental box set called "Contain Us". The set, which was designed ...

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BLIND GUARDIAN: 'Memories Of A Time To Come' Due In January

Virgin/EMI has set a January 27, 2012 released date for "Memories Of A Time To Come", a compilation album from German power metallers BLIND GUARDIAN. The set, which will feature re-recorded and remixed songs from the band's entire discography, will reportedly be made available as a standard CD and a special three-CD deluxe edition (including ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Interviewed On 'Headbangers Ball' (Video)

Jose Mangin, host/producer MTV.com's web-only show "Headbangers Ball" (and program director/DJ on SiriusXM Octane and Liquid Metal), recently conducted an interview with JUDAS PRIEST members Rob Halford, Glenn Tipton and Richie Faulkner in New York City. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. JUDAS PRIEST kicked off the North American leg of ...

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Will METALLICA's Concert In Bangalore Go Ahead As Scheduled?

The big question now, with the organizers of METALLICA's concerts in India facing the heat and key equipment damaged, is what will happen with the METALLICA show that is scheduled to take place Sunday (October 30) in Bangalore? Sources tell IBN Live that the gig is on, with the bandmembers due to arrive in Bangalore ...

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MNEMIC: New Lineup Announced

Denmark-based modern metallers MNEMIC have issued the following update: "The circumstances are different now than what they where one year ago in the MNEMIC camp. After playing for 10 years, times do change, and some members of the band have started taking different paths in their personal lives. The first change started with Tomas 'Obeast' ...

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