October 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

RAMONES Biopic In The Works

Billboard.com reports that Fox Searchlight is in negotiations to board a project about the life of the RAMONES, based on the upcoming memoir "I Slept With Joey Ramone", by the musician's brother, and featuring the band's tunes. The project, which initially had been conceived independently under manager-producer Rory Rosegarten, would get a significant ...

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GODSMACK: New Video Interview Posted Online

Altitude TV recently conducted an interview with Sully Erna and Shannon Larkin of GODSMACK. Topics discussed include how they stayed relevant, their upcoming album, and their love for Johnny Drama and the show "Entourage". Watch the four-minute chat below. GODSMACK capped its acclaimed tour with MÖTLEY CRÜE in style last month, scoring fifth ...

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PAGANFEST European Tour: Footage From The Road Posted Online

Behind-the-scenes footage from this year's installment of the European Paganfest tour — featuring headliners KORPIKLAANI alongside DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER, UNLEASHED, ALESTORM, EX DEO and SWASHBUCKLE — can be viewed below. The seven-minute clip includes an interview with EX DEO/KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono. Paganfest 2009 remaining tour dates: Oct. 01 - Innsbruck, Austria - Hafen Oct. ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: 'Live In Korea' DVD Details Revealed

Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force Records will soon begin releasing rare archival concert footage that many Malmsteen collectors will want to have. The first is Yngwie in Korea, which will be officially released October 13, 2009. This is the raw footage that was shot by the Korean media, and it features no bells and whistles. "Live ...

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KALMAH Frontman's Injury Forces Concert Cancellations

Finnish metallers KALMAH have been forced to cancel their previously announced shows at the Unirock Extreme Festival in Istanbul, Turkey and Nuclear Nightclub in Oulu, Finland. The band says, "Both gigs will be rescheduled to 2010. Nightclub will host our album release party in the beginning of 2010." KALMAH adds, "The reason for canceling is ...

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DARKEST HOUR: More Behind-The-Scenes Footage From The Road Posted Online

Washington D.C.-based metallers DARKEST HOUR have posted the second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from this year's Summer Slaughter Tour. Watch the clip below. DARKEST HOUR recently kicked off a fall tour with TRIVIUM, DIRGE WITHIN and WHITECHAPEL. Drummer Ryan Parrish stated about the trek, "We are totally stoked to be reaching ...

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JOE PERRY Talks About New Solo Single; Video Available

Video footage of AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry talking about "We've Got a Long Way To Go", the first single from his fifth solo album, "Have Guitar, Will Travel", can be viewed below. "Have Guitar, Will Travel" will be released on October 6 via Roman Records. The hard driving, ten-song, in your face, collection features Perry's ...

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