November 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former GORGOROTH Frontman To Star In Norwegian Action Thriller

Former GORGOROTH/GOD SEED frontman Gaahl (real name: Kristian Eivind Espedal) will star in a new Norwegian film called "Flukt" (English: "Escape"). An action picture set in the remote Norwegian countryside during the 1300s, it is being helmed by "Cold Prey" director Roar Uthaug and will feature Norwegian actress Ingrid Bols Berdal in the role of ...

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MAYHEM Bassist Undergoes Exorcism On Norwegian National TV (Video)

Bob Larson, an American radio and television evangelist and one of the leading practitioners of modern, Christian exorcisms, conducted an exorcism in August on Jrn Stubberud, best known as the bassist in the legendary Norwegian black metal band MAYHEM (where he performs under the stage name Necrobutcher). The entire event was filmed by NRK (Norwegian ...

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Drummer CHRIS PENNIE Leaves COHEED AND CAMBRIA

Drummer Chris Pennie has announced his departure from COHEED AND CAMBRIA. The decision was mutual by both parties due to creative differences. Pennie plans to focus his time on the various musical projects in the works acclaimed metal band RETURN TO EARTH (Metal Blade Records), which is currently writing its third album; his music production ...

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CHRIS CORNELL: Illness Forces Nashville Concert Postponement

Due to illness, tonight's (Wednesday, November 2) Chris Cornell (SOUNDGARDEN, ex-AUDIOSLAVE) show at War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee has been postponed. A new date will be announced as soon as possible. All tickets for tonight's show will be honored at the rescheduled date. Refunds are available at point of purchase. Please go to

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THE DEVIL'S BLOOD Mini-Documentary Posted Online

Holland's FaceCulture has uploaded an 11-and-a-half-minute mini-documentary about Selim Lemouchi, singer/guitarist of Dutch occult rock band THE DEVIL'S BLOOD. The video, which was shot in Selim's home in Eindhoven and at the Speedfest festival in the same city, can be seen below. Lemouchi talks about taking control over his own life, struggling with ...

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