February 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

Power Outage Interrupts NINE INCH NAILS' Sydney Show

Power at the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney, Australia went out midway through NINE INCH NAILS' set on Tuesday night (February 24), forcing the show to be stopped for 40 minutes and nearly causing it to be canceled. Trent Reznor and crew were videotaped backstage discussing their escape plan were things to have gotten out of ...

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SLIPKNOT Percussionist To Guest On KCAL's 'Moshpit'

SLIPKOT's Shawn "Clown" Crahan will appear as a call-in guest on the "Moshpit" show on Southern California's KCAL radio station this Saturday, February 28 between 10 p.m. and 2:00 a,m. PST. Longtime host Mike Z. will chat with the baseball bat-wielding Clown about the band's current headlining tour, the group's Billboard chart-topping album "All Hope ...

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SEPULTURA: Zagreb Interview, Performance Footage Available

Vocalist Derrick Green of Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA was interviewed by the "Metal Eye" show on Z1 TV when the band performed in Zagreb, Croatia on February 19, 2009. Watch the 10-minute chat below. Also available is performance footage from the concert (courtesy of Transmeet.TV). "A-Lex"SEPULTURA's first LP to be recorded without either of ...

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CYNIC Interviewed In Montreal; Video Available

On February 18, 2009, HardTimes.ca conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Paul Masvidal and drummer Sean Reinert of the reunited progressive rock/metal band CYNIC prior to the group's performance in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Watch the 14-minute chat below. "Traced in Air", the new album from CYNIC, was released in North America on November 25 ...

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WOLF To Headline Spain's POUNDING METAL FEST

Swedish heavy metallers WOLF will headline the third edition of the Pounding Metal Fest, set to take place on Saturday, May 2 at Sala El Grito in Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Spain. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CICLÓN (Madrid, Spain) METAL KING (Colombia/Madrid, Spain) NOCTURNAL (Germany) CRIENIUM (Madrid, Spain) LONEWOLF (France) WOLF (Sweden) For ...

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KEEL Frontman Talks Reunion, Upcoming Album

Vocalist Ron Keel of the reactivated '80s hard rock band KEEL is featured in the new TheRightToRock.com podcast. The 20-minute interview is available for download at this location. KEEL recently inked a deal with the Maryland-based label Chavis Records. The group plans to release a new CD by summertime. Chavis CEO Bill Chavis ...

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SKID ROW: More Tour Dates Announced

SKID ROW has scheduled the following dates: Mar. 05 - Kewadin Casino - Sault Ste. Marie, MI Mar. 06 - Revolutions - Neenah, WI Mar. 07 - The Surf Ballroom - Clear Lake, IA Mar. 16 - House of Blues - San Diego, CA Mar. 17 - Key Club - West Hollywood, CA Mar. 19 ...

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Ex-ICED EARTH/DEATH Drummer Releases 'Majestic Loincloth' Film

Acclaimed heavy metal drummer Richard Christy (ICED EARTH, DEATH, LEASH LAW, CONTROL DENIED, BURNING INSIDE), who currently works for "The Howard Stern Show", has issued the following update: "First and foremost I'd like to announce that after many years of talk and speculation from the Hollywood community, my film 'Majestic Loincloth' has finally been released! ...

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