October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

'Led Zeppelin' Rock & Roll Comics 'Graphic Novel' Due In November

"Rock 'N' Roll Comics" was a popular staple on the newsstands in the '90s. Now the title will be receiving an encore as newly packaged graphic novels through Bluewater Productions in partnership with the original creators Revolutionary Comics. "Great ideas, like the marriage of rock 'n' roll and comics, have the half-life of uranium and ...

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PRAYING MANTIS: 'Witch Hunt' Single Available For Free Download

PRAYING MANTIS has just celebrated its 30th anniversary. The band was a landmark in the founding of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal era, having appeared on the legendary "Metal for Muthas 1" compilation as well as toured alongside legends IRON MAIDEN and ANGEL WITCH. To commemorate this landmark occasion, PRAYING MANTIS is making ...

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DOWNSPIRIT: Footage From The Road Posted Online

DOWNSPIRIT, the German/Swiss blues/metal-oriented band formed by SYMPHORCE/ex-FREEDOM CALL guitarist Cedric "Cede" Dupont, has released a road-movie-style videoclip that shows the group on its current European tour. Check it out below. DOWNSPIRIT's debut album, "Point Of Origin", was released in Europe on July 23 and in the U.S. on August 17 via Metalville, the band ...

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MY RUIN: U.K. Tour Announced

MY RUIN — the Los Angeles-based band featuring the husband-and-wife rock duo of vocalist Tairrie B. Murphy and multi-instrumentalist Mick Murphy — will embark on a U.K. tour in March. Commented the group: "We're sorry if we couldn't make it to your town on this first tour but we did our best to mix it ...

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IN TWILIGHT'S EMBRACE Signs With SPOOK RECORDS

Poland's metal/hardcore squadron IN TWILIGHT'S EMBRACE has signed a deal with Spook Records for the release of the band's second album, "Slaves To Martyrdom". The follow-up to "Buried In Between" was recorded during multiple sessions at several locations across Poland, mixed by Waldemar Jedruszak at The Aesthetic Studio and mastered by Wieslawski Bros. at Hertz ...

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MURDERDOLLS Frontman Interviewed By Hard Rock Chick

Jamie of HardRockChick.com conducted an interview with vocalist Wednesday 13 of the reactivated MURDERDOLLS before the band's October 24, 2010 show in Corpus Christi, Texas as part of the "Halloween Hootenanny" tour with ALICE COOPER and ROB ZOMBIE. You can now watch the chat below. MURDERDOLLS recently filmed a video for the song "Nowhere" with ...

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SOILWORK: Sydney Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of SOILWORK's October 22, 2010 concert at the Manning Bar in Sydney, Australia can be viewed below. SOILWORK's new album, "The Panic Broadcast", sold around 5,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 88 on The Billboard 200 chart. SOILWORK's previous CD, "Sworn ...

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