September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

MOTÖRHEAD Frontman On Career Highs And Lows

Keith Carmen of Canada's Exclaim! magazine recently conducted an interview with MOTÖRHEAD frontman Lemmy Kilmister. A few excerpts from the chat follow below. Exclaim!: What have been your career highs and lows? Lemmy: "The high was probably going straight in at number one [for their 1981 live album 'No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith']. The ...

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THE RED CHORD: More Footage From The Road Posted Online

Boston, Massachusetts death metal/grindcore band THE RED CHORD has posted the latest in a series on online tour diary episodes. The new clip, which can be viewed below, focuses on the band's appearance at this summer's inaugural Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival tour. THE RED CHORD recently parted ways with guitarist Mike Keller. "Prey for Eyes", ...

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MEGADETH, JUDAS PRIEST, SLAYER Featured In 'Metal Eye Witness' Photo Book

ARTS Publications has announced the release of a new book, "Metal Eye Witness", by Fernando Serani. A "compilation of photographs professionally taken to the best heavy metal bands ever," it will be available worldwide through ARTS Publications. Included are exclusive pictures never published before of MEGADETH, JUDAS PRIEST, HEAVEN AND HELL, MARILYN MANSON, WHITESNAKE, PANTERA, ...

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PAIN: European Dates With BROTHER FIRETRIBE Announced

PAIN, the Swedish band led by Peter Tägtgren (HYPOCRISY) will embark on the European tour in January/February 2009. Support on the trek will come from BROTHER FIRETRIBE, the Finnish AOR/hard rock band featuring NIGHTWISH guitarist Emppu Vuorinen. According to PAIN, "David Wallin [drums] can’t be a part of this tour because of personal reasons. The ...

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JOETOWN: New Songs Posted Online

Melodic hard rockers JOETOWN have uploaded new tracks from their debut "Pills and Ammo" online at their MySpace page. The album was released by JOETOWN frontman Joe Delaney's own Joetown Records. Hailing from Wallingford, Connecticut, JOETOWN has made a reputation as one most exciting live acts on the East Coast. The band's explosive ...

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TAKARA Prepares To Release 'Invitation To Forever'

U.S. rockers TAKARA will release their sixth album, "Invitation To Forever", on October 31 in Europe via SPV Records, and November 16 for the U.S. and the rest of the world through ProgRock Records. The LP will also be available directly from the band via its web sites and through all digital music stores. Commented ...

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