October 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

HAIL THE VILLAIN Signs With ROADRUNNER RECORDS

Roadrunner Records has announced the signing of Canadian rock band HAIL THE VILLAIN. The group's debut album, "Population: Declining", will be released globally in March 2010 outside Canada. With soothingly coarse vocals and infectious melodies, HAIL THE VILLAIN prove their worth on songs such as their first single, "Take Back The Fear", as well as ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS To Complete New Album After Tour

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS spent the last few months working on a new studio album with producer Don Was. The band currently has tour dates through the beginning of 2010, after which the group is expected to resume recording the CD for a tentative spring/summer release. "When we get back, we're going to finish the album," ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Explains Album Delay

Rob Zombie told Billboard.com that he decided to push back the release date of his fourth solo album, "Hellbilly Deluxe 2: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool", because "everything was turning into a chaotic mess." ("Hellbilly Deluxe 2", had been bumped from a November 17 arrival to an undetermined ...

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DROWNING POOL Hard At Work On New Album

Guitarist C.J. Pierce of Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL has issued the following update: "To all our fans: We're in the studio working hard as hell 12/15-hour days seven days a week, making the best DROWNING POOL rock record to date! I honestly have never been more excited about our all our new material. All ...

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IHSAHN: 'After' North American Release Date Confirmed

Candlelight Records has set a January 26, 2010 North American release date for "After", the new album from former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn. Recorded during the first half of 2009, "After" completes the musician’s planned trilogy of initial recordings. The CD showcases the Norwegian icon with drummer Asgeir Mickelson (SPIRAL ARCHITECT), bassist Lars K. Norberg (SPIRAL ...

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TRIVIUM Drummer To Sit Out Tour

Florida metallers TRIVIUM have issued the following update: "We have a bit of news to announce as we gear up to start the second leg of our headline North American 'Shogun' tour 'Into The Mouth Of Hell'. "Travis Smith [drums] will not be joining us on this leg and is home taking care of some ...

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