September 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

BLACK MOOR Schedules Canadian Dates With 3 INCHES OF BLOOD

Nova Scotian thrashers BLACK MOOR will support 3 INCHES OF BLOOD on the following Canadian dates: Oct. 14 - The Paragon Theatre - Halifax, NS Oct. 15 - The Manhattan Club - Moncton, NB BLACK MOOR's debut album, "The Conquering", was released on August 25 via Diminished Fifth Records. The long-overdue CD almost didn't see ...

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ACE FREHLEY: More European Tour Dates Announced

Original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley has scheduled the following European tour dates (more to be announced): Nov. 29 - Drammen, Norway Nov. 30 - Stockholm, Sweden - Debaser Dec. 02 - Helsinki, Finland - Nosturi Dec. 04 - Malmö, Sweden - Kulturbolaget - KB Dec. 06 - Gothenburg, Sweden - Trädgårn Dec. 08 - Hamburg, ...

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DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER's Tour Bus Catches Fire

DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER's tour bus caught fire while the German band was making its way from Graz, Austria to Milan, Italy for the next concert on the Paganfest European tour. A photo of the aftermath can be viewed below. More pictures are available here. A story (in German) regarding the incident can be ...

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THE GENERALS: 'Stand Up Straight' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish "death 'n' roll" band THE GENERALS will release its debut album, "Stand Up Straight", on November 7 via Metalcentral Records. The CD was recorded at Sunlight Studios with producer Tomas Skogsberg (ENTOMBED, THE HELLACOPTERS, DISMEMBER) and features cover artwork (see below) by Kristian Wåhlin (BATHORY, KING DIAMOND, AT THE GATES). "Stand Up Straight" track ...

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LENG TCH'E Recording New Album

Belgian razorgrind warriors LENG TCH'E have issued the following update: "Drums [for the next LENG TCH'E album] were finished back in July in devastating fashion by Tony [Van den Eynde]. Shit was so fast we didn't even have time to say 'razorgrind!' Jan [Hallaert] has been steadily laying down the guitars at his five-star deluxe ...

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OPETH Frontman Checks In From PROGRESSIVE NATION Tour

Guitarist/vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH has issued the following update: "We're holed up in a sterile 'dressing room' somewhere in Poland. Five shows into the Progressive Nation 2009 tour with DREAM THEATER, us, BIGELF and UNEXPECT. "Things are going well; we've played well, I think, pretty much every night. The first days ...

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