October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

MACBETH: In Pre-Production Mode

Italian gothic metallers MACBETH have spent the last few months writing and rehearsing material for their as-yet-untitled fifth album, tentatively due in early 2011. Commented the band: "We've been hard at work writing material for the next album since last winter, but unfortunately we have been forced to take a break during this spring and ...

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AIRBOURNE Shares Crazy Stories From The Road (Video)

Singer Joel O'Keefe and drummer Ryan O'Keefe of Australian hard rockers AIRBOURNE recently dropped by the studios of Australia's long-running rock radio station Triple M to share some crazy stories from the road. Watch the clip below. AIRBOURNE is among the nominees in the "Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album" category at the 2010 ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Helps Name Birmingham Hospital

According to Express & Star, the new £484 million hospital in Birmingham, England has been officially named The Midlands Metropolitan Hospital. Legendary BLACK SABBATH frontman Ozzy Osbourne, who was born in Birmingham, had publicly backed The Midland Metropolitan Hospital name. "The Midlands Metropolitan Hospital does the job," said Ozzy. "I can see people ...

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SAMAEL Signs North American Deal With SEASON OF MIST

Swiss industrial black metallers SAMAEL have signed a North American deal with Season of Mist. The band's new EP, "Antigod", will be released on November 19 as a digital download exclusive. Commented the group: "We always remember the first time. "When we met again with Michael Berberian [Season Of Mist head honcho] a couple months ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Wakefield Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Blaze Bayley's (WOLFSBANE, ex-IRON MAIDEN) September 26, 2010 concert at Snooty Fox in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England can be viewed below. BLAZE BAYLEY recently parted ways with drummer Larry Paterson and replaced him with Claudio Tirincanti. Blaze's new album, "Promise and Terror", was released on February 1. The singer's double live ...

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KAMELOT: 'Hunter's Season' Live Video Posted Online

"Hunter's Season, the new live video from KAMELOT's "Poetry For The Poisoned" bonus DVD featured on the deluxe edition of the album, can be viewed below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #7 Finland: #21 Sweden: #23 Germany: #32 Netherlands: #43 Switzerland: #48 Austria: ...

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RAZOR Schedules Toronto Date

Canadian thrash metal veterans RAZOR will perform at El Mocambo in Toronto, Ontario on November 12. Formed in 1984 in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, RAZOR split up in 1992, but reformed in the late 1990s to record another album, titled "Decibels", in 1997. The band dissolved again, and reformed in 2005, and is said to be ...

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