December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

TORTURE DIVISION To Enter Studio In January

TORTURE DIVISION, the Swedish death metal project featuring guitarist Lord K. Philipson (THE PROJECT HATE, GOD AMONG INSECTS, ex-LEUKEMIA), bassist/vocalist Jörgen Sandström (VICIOUS ART, THE PROJECT HATE, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE) and drummer Tobias "Tobben" Gustafsson (VOMITORY), will enter the studio in late January to begin laying down the drums for the second part of the band's ...

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Police Say Missing METALLICA Fan Was Drinking

Henry Graff of NBC29 reports: Morgan Harrington has been missing for more than two months. The leads and tips that had been coming in about where the 20-year-old might be are drying up. The Virginia State Police lead investigator on the case is making a plea for new information to help them find ...

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BROILERS Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

German punk/rockabilly act BROILERS has been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place August 5-7, 2010 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 1349 ALICE COOPER ARCH ENEMY AMORPHIS ATROCITY BROILERS CALIBAN CANDLEMASS CANNIBAL CORPSE CORVUS CORAX CRUCIFIED BARBARA DEBAUCHERY DELAIN DESPISED ICON ...

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MARCEL JACOB Tribute Concert Announced

The remaining members of TALISMAN will reunite one last time in memory of their dear friend (and TALISMAN bassist) Marcel Jacob who tragically passed away in July this year. The concert will take place at the Pub Anchor in Stockholm, Sweden on January 30, 2010 and everyone is invited. More information will be made available ...

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MUDVAYNE: New Album Cracks U.S. Top 50

MUDVAYNE's self-titled album sold around 34,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 50 on The Billboard 200 chart. MUDVAYNE's previous LP, "The New Game", opened with 48,000 copies in November 2008 to land at No. 15. This was less than one third of the opening ...

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PEARL JAM Frontman Sued For Changing Lyrics

The Pulse of Radio reports that PEARL JAM frontman Eddie Vedder has been sued by a Canadian singer/songwriter for changing the lyrics to a song that he wrote. According to the New York Post, Vedder cut a version of Gordon Peterson's tune "Hard Sun" for inclusion on the soundtrack of the 2007 Sean Penn-directed movie ...

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