September 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

OZZY OSBOURNE To Be Honored At SCREAM AWARDS; KORN To Perform

Ozzy Osbourne will be honored with a special tribute at the Spike TV's Scream Awards 2006, which is scheduled to air Tuesday, October 10 (10:00 p.m. - midnight, ET/PT). The event (taping at the historic Pantages Theater in Hollywood on October 7) will reach an estimated 750 million people from over 90 countries outside the ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Bassist Auctioning Vest For Charity

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx is auctioning a black mesh vest from his personal collection of clothing for Nikki's "Running Wild in the Night" charity for runaway children. To bid on the item, click here. "Running Wild in the Night" is a fundraising initiative through Covenant House to help at-risk youth on ...

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SINNER: 'Die On Command' Video Posted Online

Artist-photographer Katja Piolka has created a video for the SINNER song "Die on Command", using stop-motion photography. Watch it at this location. The track comes off the German hard rock band's 2003 album "There Will Be Execution". Piolka has previously created cover art for such acts as LEAVES' EYES, AGATHODAIMON, ATROCITY, DAWN and ...

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MACHINAE SUPREMACY Signs With SPINEFARM RECORDS

Spinefarm Records has announced the signing of Swedish metal act MACHINAE SUPREMACY. The band's Spinefarm debut, a remixed version of their indie album "Redeemer", will be released on November 8, 2006. According to Spinefarm, MACHINAE SUPREMACY "made [its] place in history by being one of the first bands to successfully embrace and utilize the Internet ...

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SOILWORK Postpones Turkish Dates

Swedish metallers SOILWORK have posted the following message on their official web site: "Unfortunately we are forced to postpone the upcoming shows in Turkey [September 30 in Ankara and October 1 in Istanbul] due to the recent bombings/attacks against tourists. We want to give the Turkish fans the best possible show we can and at ...

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ELIS: 'Griefshire' Release Date Announced

Liechtenstein-based gothic metal group ELIS will release its new album, "Griefshire", on November 24 Napalm Records. As previously reported, a brand new ELIS song from "Griefshire", entitled "Show Me the Way", has been posted online on the band's MySpace page. The recordings for "Griefshire" were completed prior to the death of ELIS' lead ...

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AUDIOSLAVE's TOM MORELLO Arrested At Hotel-Worker Protest

According to MTV.com, Tom Morello was among approximately 400 protesters arrested early Thursday evening (September 28) during a march to raise awareness for immigrant hotel workers' rights. The AUDIOSLAVE guitarist, who performed under his NIGHTWATCHMAN alias at a rally before the march, was charged with unlawful assembly for refusing to move from Century ...

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LAYNE STALEY Book To Be Made Into A Movie?

According to a press release from ARTS Publications, Argentinean journalist/author Adriana Rubio has been contacted by writer/director Eric Moyer from Philadelphia about turning her biography of late ALICE IN CHAINS frontman Layne Staley, titled "Layne Staley: Get Born Again", into a movie. Layne Staley died in April 2002. He was once on top of the ...

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