August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE AUTUMN OFFERING To Enter Studio In December

Daytona Beach, Florida's THE AUTUMN OFFERING will enter a Hollywood, California studio on December 3 with producer Logan Mader (FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, DIVINE HERESY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY) to begin recording its new album for an early 2009 release. According to the group, the follow-up to 2007's "Fear Will Cast No Shadow" will contain "by far ...

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JOHN MCCAIN Chooses… VAN HALEN?!

TMZ.com reports that John McCain used a VAN HALEN song during his big speech earlier today and the band wants to make to make one thing clear — they're not running with McCain. VAN HALEN management told TMZ.com that the band had no idea McCain was planning on using "Right Now" during his ...

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LUNA MORTIS: More Studio, Performance Footage Posted Online

Madison, Wisconsin-based, female-fronted five-piece LUNA MORTIS (formerly known as THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE) will return to Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida on September 1 to finish recording its debut album for Century Media Records. Producer Jason Suecof (ALL THAT REMAINS, TRIVIUM) will be at the helm for the record. LUNA MORTIS previously spent time at Audiohammer ...

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TRIVIUM: 'Down From The Sky' Video To Premiere Next Week

"Down From The Sky", the new video from Florida metallers TRIVIUM, will make its online debut via MySpace on Wednesday, September 3. The clip was helmed by director Ramon Boutviseth. Guitarist Corey Beaulieu previously told Rock Sound magazine: "We want to make a video that will crush every single music video we have ever made. ...

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PITIFUL REIGN: Two New Songs Posted Online

Two new PITIFUL REIGN tracks —"Visual Violence" and "Thrash, Boobs and Zombies" — have been posted on the group's MySpace page. The songs are taken from the young UK thrashers' début album, "Visual Violence", which is now scheduled for release on September 30 via Punishment 18 Records. The CD was produced by Steve ...

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KORN, ROB ZOMBIE, FILTER Members Attend 'Opera'

According to The Pulse of Radio, members of FILTER, KORN, SLIPKNOT, Ozzy Osbourne's band and Rob Zombie's group all perform on the soundtrack of "Repo! The Genetic Opera", a combination of rock opera and horror film that opens on November 7 in selected theatres. Stars Paul Sorvino, Alexa Vega, Paris Hilton, Anthony Head and others ...

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METALLICA: Video Footage From Jonschwil Meet-And-Greet Available

Video footage of a METALLICA fan meet-and-greet session which took place on August 17, 2008 in Wil/Jonschwil, Switzerland can be viewed below (courtesy of YouTube user "saftiboy"). Over 35,000 fans attended METALLICA's concert at Degenaupark in Wil/Jonschwil, which featured support from Danish metallers MNEMIC. METALLICA's setlist was as follows: 01. Creeping Death 02. For Whom ...

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