November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

MUSHROOMHEAD: 'Volume 2' DVD First-Week Sales Revealed

"Volume 2", the new DVD from the Ohio-based alternative metal band MUSHROOMHEAD, sold 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 7 on the Top Music Videos chart. The follow-up to the band's 2005 DVD release "Volume 1", "Volume 2" (Filthy Hands/Megaforce) features two-and-a-half hours of ...

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LUNA MORTIS: Album Title, Release Date Announced

Madison, Wisconsin-based, female-fronted five-piece LUNA MORTIS (formerly known as THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE) has set "The Absence" as the title of its debut album, due in North America on February 10, 2009 via Century Media Records. The CD was tracked at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with producer Jason Suecof (ALL THAT REMAINS, TRIVIUM). Singer Mary ...

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LINKIN PARK Singer Focused On Finishing Solo Album

The Pulse of Radio reports that LINKIN PARK heads into the studio this week to begin working on the band's next album, but lead singer Chester Bennington is also intent on finishing up his first solo effort. He hopes to complete the recording in the next few months and release it in the spring or ...

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MARIONETTE: Footage From The Road Posted Online

Gothenburg, Sweden-based metal sextet MARIONETTE has posted episode 1 of its tour dairy featuring footage from the band's Reiterfestspiele tour with DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER, MUSTASCH, and HONIGDIEB. Watch the seven-minute clip below. MARIONETTE recently announced the addition of guitarist Anton Modig to the group's ranks. A complete list of upcoming gigs for MARIONETTE, including the ...

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ARGUS Signs With SHADOW KINGDOM RECORDS

ARGUS, the Pennsylvania-based metal band featuring former PENANCE vocalist Brian "Butch" Balich, will release its self-titled debut CD through Shadow Kingdom Records. The group says, "We're wrapping up the recording of the album, which will feature nine songs. We've got Professor John Gallo (ORODRUIN, BLIZARO) guesting on the album as well, contributing an intro piece ...

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