January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE: Video Interview Posted Online

Rebecca Brayton of WatchMojo.com conducted an interview with guitarist Joel Stroetzel and drummer Justin Foley of Massachusetts metallers KILLSWITCH ENGAGE when the band played in Montreal, Quebec, Canada this past September. Watch the chat below. KILLSWITCH ENGAGE has contributed a previously unreleased song to the digital extended play (EP) soundtrack for the highly anticipated PlayStation3 ...

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Former MEGADETH Bassist DAVID ELLEFSON Introduces BEAMZ Software

Former MEGADETH and current F5 bassist David Ellefson has posted the latest episode in "David Ellefson's Rock Shop", an ongoing YouTube video series hosted by the bassist himself. In Episode 26, David introduces "a cool new device" for playing and creating music called Beamz. He says, "I contributed several original compositions to the Beamz software, ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Talks Music, Movies With WatchMojo.com; Video Available

Stephanie Ng Wan of WatchMojo.com conducted an interview with Rob Zombie on November 29, 2009 when the rocker-turned-writer-producer-director and his backing band performed in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Watch the chat in two parts below. Regarding the difficulties in keeping a band together over the years, Zombie said, "I forget what year it was, maybe 2002 ...

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DARK FORTRESS: First 'Ylem' EPK Available

German black metallers DARK FORTRESS will release their new album, "Ylem", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: January 22, 2010 Rest of Europe: January 25, 2010 USA: February 9, 2010 The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Ylem 02. As The World Keels Over 03. Osiris 04. ...

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GRIMSKULL: Debut Album Out Now

Norwegian heavy metal band GRIMSKULL released its self-titled debut album on December 10, 2009 via Solheim Music. The group features Trygve Johan Solheim (vocals/guitar), who has previously worked with members of the black metal bands TAAKE, SIGFADER, GAAHLSKAGG and GORGOROTH. The project was originally launched in 1989, but reformed as GRIMSKULL in the summer of ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: Osaka Concert Footage Posted Online

Video footage of GUNS N' ROSES' December 16, 2009 concert at the Kyocera Dome in Osaka, Japan can be viewed below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Chinese Democracy 02. Welcome To The Jungle 03. It's So Easy 04. Mr. Brownstone 05. Shackler's Revenge 06. If The World 07. Richard Fortus Guitar Solo (James ...

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