October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

RUSH's GEDDY LEE To Take Part In Q&A Session At 'Beyond The Lighted Stage' U.K. Screening

RUSH bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee will take part in a question-and-answer session following the screening of the band's acclaimed documentary "Beyond The Lighted Stage" on Monday, November 8 at the Cineworld Haymarket in London, England. Also answering questions will be the directors Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn. The question-and-answer session will be hosted by Philip Wilding. ...

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VOIVOD Confirmed For MARYLAND DEATHFEST IX

Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD have been confirmed for Maryland Deathfest IX, set to take place May 26-29, 2011 at Sonar in Baltimore. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ACID WITCH (USA) AURA NOIR (Norway) AVULSED (Spain) BAD ACID TRIP (USA) BLOOD FREAK (USA) CIANIDE (USA) CITIZENS ARREST (USA) CORONER (Switzerland) CORROSION OF CONFORMITY ...

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KIUAS Performs In Tampere With Stand-In Singer; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of KIUAS' October 29, 2010 performance at Pakkahuone in Tampere, Finland with stand-in vocalist Asim Searah (THE NIBIRUAN) can be viewed below. Singer Ilja Jalkanen decided to leave KIUAS due to musical differences. He said in a statement, "My heart is not in heavy metal anymore, and a great band like KIUAS ...

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'Big Four' To Be Featured On This Week's 'Headbangers Ball'

A special episode of MTV2's "Headbangers Ball" featuring the so-called "Big Four" of 1980s thrash metal — METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX — will air Monday night (November 1) at 3:00 a.m. (technically the morning of Tuesday, November 2). The episode will feature interviews with the bands, video clips from the "Big Four" and classic ...

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'Dimebash 2010: First Video Footage Available

The first video footage from last night's (Friday, October 29) Dimebash 2010 event — which was held in honor of the late, great "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) — at the world-famous Key Club on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, California can be viewed below (more clips to be added). All proceeds from the ...

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JIMI HENDRIX's Stepsister Selling Washington Home

According to Blockshopper.com, Jimi Hendrix's stepsister, Janie Hendrix, who controls the late guitarist's estate, has listed for sale a six-bedroom, 5.25-bath home in Tukwila, Washington for $1.425 million. The 6,737-square-foot house was built in 1979 in the Tukwila South neighborhood. Experience Hendrix, the concert tour that has wowed audiences revisiting the music and ...

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