October 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

1349 Pulls Out Of Germany's DEVIL'S REVENGE FESTIVAL

Norwegian black metallers 1349 have cancelled their appearance at the Devil's Revenge Festival, set to take place October 3, 2009 at Alfred Fischer Halle in Hamm, Germany. The band says in a statement that it was forced to pull out of the event "due to severe organizational problems at the forefront of the event on ...

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METALLICA: Pro-Shot Footage From Dallas Posted Online

Official Metallica.com footage from METALLICA's September 29, 2009 concert at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas — including clips of pre-show meet-and-greet and the actual performance — can be viewed below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. That Was Just Your Life 02. The End Of The Line 03. The Four Horsemen 04. Holier ...

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ZOROASTER Signs To E1 MUSIC

Atlanta-based psych metal band ZOROASTER has signed a worldwide recording deal with E1 Music. The avant-garde trio will enter the studio early next year with producer Sanford Parker (THE GATES OF SLUMBER, PELICAN) to record the follow-up to 2009's "Voice of Saturn" for a summer 2010 release. "The first time I saw ZOROASTER live, I ...

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ZAKK WYLDE's 'Hellfire Halloween Bash'; More Details Revealed

Gibson Guitar, Epiphone and Monster Cable have partnered to celebrate the launch of two new signature model guitars and pro headphones with a special event in New York on Halloween, October 31, 2009. Zakk Wylde, legendary guitarist for OZZY OSBOURNE and founder of the heavy metal band BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, is set to perform at ...

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EPICA: 'Martyr' Audio Sample Posted Online

A three-minute audio sample of the new EPICA track "Martyr of the Free Word" can be streamed using the audio player below. The song comes off the Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers' new album, "Design Your Universe", which is due in Europe on October 16 . The follow-up to 2007's "The Divine Conspiracy" was recorded at ...

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