October 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

SONIC SYNDICATE Announces German Dates

Swedish modern metallers SONIC SYNDICATE will embark on a tour of Germany in December with HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD. The dates are as follows: Dec. 10 - München, Germany - 59 to 1 Dec. 11 - Köln, Germany - Luxor Dec. 12 - Berlin, Germany - Lido Dec. 13 - Hamburg, Germany - Logo Commented the band: ...

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STIGMA Parts Ways With Guitarist, Prepares To Record New Album

Fresh from their "Ok Then, Let's Shred" European tour, Italian deathcore specialists STIGMA have been holed up in pre-production for their as-yet-untitled sophomore release, which will be produced by former BLEEDING THROUGH and current BRING ME THE HORIZON guitarist Jona Weinhofen and mixed and mastered by Scott Atkins (BEHEMOTH, CRADLE OF FILTH, SYLOSIS, IGNOMINOUS INCARCERATION). ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING Schedules Melbourne In-Store

SLAYER guitarist Kerry King will take part in an in-store signing session at Allans Music in Melbourne, Australia on Friday, October 9 at 3:30 p.m. For more information, see the poster below. King made several in-store appearances at select B.C. Rich retailers while on the 2009 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. The special events were ...

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VADER: 'Necropolis' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Necropolis", the new album from Polish death metal veterans VADER, sold around 1,130 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. (Note: Internet/digital sales **ARE** included in the SoundScan totals.) The CD landed at position No. 19 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the ...

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SONATA ARCTICA: 'The Days Of Grays' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Days Of Grays", the new album from Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA, sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. (Note: Internet/digital sales **ARE** included in the SoundScan totals.) The CD landed at position No. 19 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, ...

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SKINDRED: 'Shark Bites' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Shark Bites and Dog Fights", the new mini-album from Welsh ragga-metallers SKINDRED, sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. (Note: Internet/digital sales **ARE** included in the SoundScan totals.) The CD landed at position No. 21 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which ...

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