July 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

LAMB OF GOD's 'Walk With Me In Hell' DVD Certified Platinum

"Walk With Me In Hell", the third DVD from Richmond, Virginia metallers LAMB OF GOD, has been certified platinum by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) for shipments in excess of 50,000 copies. According to Nielsen SoundScan, the two-disc set has moved 46,000 units in the United States since its June 30, 2008 release. ...

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LAZARUS A.D. Forced To Drop Off 'Baptized In Beer' Tour

Kenosha, Wisconsin-based thrashers LAZARUS A.D. have been forced to pull out of the final four dates on the "Baptized in Beer" tour with BISON B.C. "due to an accident." LAZARUS A.D. says in a statement, "Unfortunately, Dan Gapen [guitar, vocals] broke his hand last night in Vegas and will not be able to play the ...

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DEVILDRIVER: Video Interview With JOHN BOECKLIN Available

MetalSickness.com conducted an interview with drummer John Boecklin of Santa Barbara, California-based metallers DEVILDRIVER at this year's Hellfest, which was held on June 19-21, 2009 in Clisson, France. Watch the chat in two parts below. "Pray For Villains", the fourth full-length album from DEVILDRIVER, sold around 14,600 copies in the United States in its first ...

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DARK FOREST: 'Defender' EP Due Next Month

England's DARK FOREST will release the CD version of its new EP, "Defender", at the Reanimator Night concert in Wolverhampton on August 22. The vinyl edition will follow a couple of weeks later. According to the group, "There will be a special deal for those who buy both the CD and the vinyl: you'll only ...

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EXTREME: Quality New York City Footage Available

Quality video footage of EXTREME's July 28, 2009 performance at the Nokia Theatre in New York City can be viewed below (courtesy of "bretthejet"). "Saudades de Rock", the new album from EXTREME, sold 6,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 78 on The Billboard 200 ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE Bassist Checks In From The Road

Bassist Alex Webster of Florida-based death metal veterans CANNIBAL CORPSE has penned the latest entry of his new tour blog for the SWRsound.com web site. An excerpt follows below. "We're about halfway through the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest, and so far everything has been awesome. The crowds at the shows have continued ...

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