December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

CROWBAR: Poughkeepsie Footage Posted Online

Video footage of New Orleans sludge metallers CROWBAR performing the song "The Lasting Dose" live at the Chance Theater in Poughkeepsie, New York on December 28, 2009 can be viewed below (courtesy of TyroneHood.com). CROWBAR has parted ways with guitarist Steve Gibb and has replaced him with Matthew Brunson, bassist of KINGDOM OF ...

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KROKUS: 'Hoodoo' Artwork Revealed

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS will release their new album, "Hoodoo", on February 26, 2010 via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. Check out the CD artwork below. According to the group's official newsletter, Swiss newspaper Blick asked producer and founding KROKUS member Chris Von Rohr the question that was ...

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LINKIN PARK's MIKE SHINODA Talks Next Album

David Marchese of Spin.com recently conducted an interview with Mike Shinoda, LINKIN PARK's resident rapper and sonic mastermind. An excerpt from the chat follows below. Spin.com: Tell us about the new album. Shinoda: Well, Rick Rubin is producing it. I'd say we're about halfway done. I'm really happy with what we have so ...

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SHEAR: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

SHEAR, the new Helsinki, Finland-based six-piece metal act featuring former/current members of AMORAL, OMNIUM GATHERUM, IMPERANON, ELENIUM and CRYSTAL BLAZE, has posted video footage (see below) from the recording sessions for its recently completed four-song EP, "In Solitude". The CD was recorded this past fall and was mastered at Chartmakers studios. The "In Solitude" title ...

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MINISTRY: 'Fix: The Ministry Movie' Coming In 2010

Gigantic Pictures has announced plans to release "Fix: The Ministry Movie", described as "one of the most shocking, disturbing, and exposing looks into the world of six-time Grammy-nominated band MINISTRY in its most influential, controversial, and drug-induced years." According to a press release, "Fix: The Ministry Movie" "shoves your ass way, way backstage with MINISTRY, ...

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