September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

GLYDER: 'Fade To Dust' Video Released

"Fade To Dust", the new video from Irish rockers GLYDER, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's fourth studio album, "Backroads To Byzantium", which will be made available on October 25 via SPV/Steamhammer Records. According to a press release, the CD "takes the listener on a road trip that has a hint ...

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LESLIE WEST Comments On '3 Guitar Heroes' Tour Postponement

The previously announced "3 Guitar Heroes" tour featuring Michael Schenker, Uli Jon Roth and Leslie West has been postponed until early 2012 due to West's recent partial leg amputation. West has released the following statement regarding the tour postponement: West has issued the following official statement: "To everyone involved on this tour. I am very ...

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DRAGONLAND: New Album Track Listing Unveiled

Swedish power metallers DRAGONLAND have set "Under The Grey Banner" as the title of their new album. The third part of the "Dragonland Chronicles" trilogy will be released on November 18 via AFM Records. Musical actor Fred Johanson will play the role of the antagonist, with all three singers from AMARANTHE Elize Ryd, Jake E ...

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VOIVOD In Pre-Production For New Album; Photos Available

Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD are continuing to write and demo new material for their upcoming album, tentatively due in early 2012. The follow-up to 2009's "Infini" will contain the band's first music to be written with new guitarist Daniel "Chewy" Mongrain (MARTYR) following the passing of original axeman Denis "Piggy" D'Amour in 2005. According to ...

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Polish Politician Releases 'Death Metal' Campaign Ad (Video)

Jedrzej Wijas, a candidate for parliament in Poland who is with the Democratic Left Alliance (SLD), has recorded a video ad with several local death metal musicians (including members of MORTAL GOD), "starring" as the group's lead vocalist. The clip, which was made available via Wijas' official Facebook profile, is a 46-second take on his ...

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H.A.T.E. Recruits REAL STEEL Drummer For Upcoming Shows

Northeast Ohio traditional metallers H.A.T.E. (HALFWAY AT THE END) have recruited Bobby Stocker (pictured below) from hard rockers REAL STEEL to be H.A.T.E.'s guest drummer, temporary filling in for Michael Harris who is on tour in Europe with AMERICAN DOG. Stocker's first show with H.A.T.E. was opening for DIO DISCIPLES on September 28 at House ...

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POISON To Perform In Support Of Down Syndrome Foundation Of Florida

Join the Down Syndrome Foundation of Florida for a one-of-a-kind event: POISON at Hard Rock Live Orlando on November 5, sponsored by Alcatel One Touch. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.com. Exclusive VIP event packages are available for a limited time only at www.dsfflorida.org. VIP passes a total of 153 are available will entitle ...

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MOTRHEAD Launches The Ace Of Grapes

Hard rock fans who love wine, but hate the image can now pick up a bottle of ruby that's been approved by the crown prince of rock and metal himself, Lemmy Kilmister Motrhead Shiraz. The Australian Shiraz, which is available in the U.K. from Great Wine Online, has been carefully selected by the ...

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