September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

MASTODON Interviewed On 'Rockline' (Audio)

Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON were interviewed on this past Monday night's (September 26) edition of the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn. You can now listen to the program at RocklineRadio.com. MASTODON's new album, "The Hunter", will be made available on November 15 as: * limited-edition vinyl: 1 LP, 140-gram, ...

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KILL DEVIL HILL Signs With SPV/STEAMHAMMER

KILL DEVIL HILL the band featuring Vinny Appice (HEAVEN & HELL, BLACK SABBATH, DIO) on drums, Rex Brown (DOWN, PANTERA) on bass, Mark Zavon (RATT, W.A.S.P., 40 CYCLE HUM) on guitar and Jason "Dewey" Bragg (PISSING RAZORS) on vocals has inked a deal with SPV/Steamhammer. The group's debut album is tentatively scheduled for a March ...

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HOSTILE To Release 'Eve Of Destruction' In October

British metallers HOSTILE who feature in their ranks bassist Alex Hill, son of JUDAS PRIEST's Ian Hill will release their debut album, "Eve Of Destruction", on October 31. The CD was produced by former JUDAS PRIEST guitarist K.K. Downing. Not only did K.K. produce HOSTILE's debut CD he also wrote and performed on the song ...

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Next SMASHING PUMPKINS Album Could Be Their Last

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman and sole original member Billy Corgan told Billboard this week that he put too much confidence in releasing his band's music directly through the Internet, which has led him to return to a traditional album format with "Oceania", the group's ninth studio effort. Corgan told The ...

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D.R.I.'s ROB RAMPY To Sit Out Rest Of Tour; Replacement Drummer Announced

Drummer Rob Rampy of hardcore/metal crossover pioneers D.R.I. (DIRTY ROTTEN IMBECILES) is going to take a well-needed break and recuperate from his recent bout with exhaustion and dehydration. The other members of the band wish him a swift recovery and will continue their tour with Walter "Monsta" Ryan (SUBZERO, MERAUDER, MACHINE HEAD, POSSESSED) sitting behind ...

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VENOM: 'Fallen Angels' Cover Artwork Unveiled

VENOM, the hugely influential U.K. outfit now celebrating a full 30 years since the release of its "Welcome To Hell" debut, will have a brand new studio album released on November 28 via Spinefarm Records/Universal. Titled "Fallen Angels" and featuring 13 fresh recordings produced by mainman/bassist Conrad "Cronos" Lant, this is the follow-up to 2008's ...

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KORN To Release 'The Path Of Totality' In December

KORN will release its tenth studio album, "The Path Of Totality", on December 6 via Roadrunner Records. But this one is unlike any KORN record. It's even unlike any record released before. "The Path Of Totality" is an experimental album which finds KORN shifting gears and exploring new territory. That should hardly come as a ...

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