October 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

AL JOURGENSEN Creates Comic-Book Series, Becomes Super Hero

You're a legendary, pioneering rock star, you've headlined sold-out gigs all over the world, indulged in every rock 'n' roll decadence imaginable, survived drug addiction and alcohol abuse, crossed paths with the likes of Madonna, Courtney Love, Robert Plant and Johnny Depp, and released a revealing and critically-acclaimed autobiography. You've done all this and lived ...

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NIKKI SIXX To Marry Model COURTNEY BINGHAM In March

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx and his girlfriend of the past three years, model Courtney Bingham, have set a date for their wedding: March 15, 2014. The news was revealed by Bingham during a recent interview with PopStop TV (see video below). She said: "We're really just starting to plan everything. I'm working on the ...

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SAMMY HAGAR's 'Friends' Album Cracks U.S. Top 25

Sammy Hagar's first-ever rock collaborations album, "Sammy Hagar And Friends", sold around 15,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 23 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on September 24 via Frontiers Hagar enlisted three legendary musicians — Toby Keith, Mickey Hart ...

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HERETIC Returns With CD/DVD Box Set

Think "first wave of thrash metal," and what has been come to be known as the "Big Four" immediately come to mind — METALLICA, SLAYER, ANTHRAX and MEGADETH. But that's not to say that there weren't other bands from the era that lent a hand in the trailblazing of the genre — especially HERETIC. And ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Reissuing Very First Releases On SUB POP

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SOUNDGARDEN's very first record releases are being reissued on CD, double vinyl and as a digital set on November 26 via Sub Pop Records, the legendary independent label that was the Seattle grunge act's first home. The set will include the band's entire debut EP, "Screaming Life", as well ...

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METALLICA's 'Through The Never' Soundtrack Lands In U.S. Top 10

METALLICA's "Metallica Through The Never (Music From The Motion Picture)", the soundtrack companion to the groundbreaking 3D feature film "Metallica Through The Never", sold around 25,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on September ...

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DREAM THEATER's New Album Cracks U.S. Top 10

The new, self-titled album from progressive metal giants DREAM THEATER sold around 34,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 7 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on September 24 via Roadrunner. DREAM THEATER's previous CD, "A Dramatic Turn Of Events", opened ...

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