November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

VINCE NEIL: Bushkill Concert Postponed

According to the Poconorecord.com, MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil's previously announced show at the Mountain Laurel Center in Bushkill, Pennsylvania has been postponed, the company in charge of booking said Wednesday morning. Neil and fellow '80s glam band SLAUGHTER were set to take the stage in Bushkill on November 15. Stasia Auslander-Catalano, the ...

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EXODUS: 'Let There Be Blood' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Let There Be Blood", the controversial re-recording of EXODUS' classic 1985 debut album "Bonded by Blood", sold 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Released on October 28 through Zaentz Records, "Let There Be Blood" was recorded at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland, California; JKZ Production Studio ...

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AC/DC: 'Black Ice' Breaks One Million Mark In U.S.

AC/DC's "Black Ice" has topped The Billboard 200 chart for the second week in a row after selling 271,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. "Black Ice", which is exclusively available via Wal-Mart, Sam's Club and AC/DC's web site, was down 65% over its debut total, according to Billboard.com. The album has ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH: New Audio Interview Available

Karma E. Omowale of FourteenG conducted an interview with FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH — the Los Angeles-based band featuring ex-W.A.S.P. guitarist Darrell Roberts, former MOTOGRATER vocalist Ivan Moody (Ghost), ex-U.P.O. guitarist Zoltan Bathory, former DEADSETT bassist Matt Snell, and drummer Jeremy Spencer — on October 17, 2008 at the House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois. ...

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WHIPLASH: '25 Years Of Thrash' DVD Details Revealed

Reactivated New Jersey metallers WHIPLASH will release a 25th-anniversary DVD in late 2009 entitled "25 Years Of Thrash". According to the group, the disc will feature "true stories that cover the band's history with Roadrunner Records and beyond, 1985-1990, 'Power And Pain', 'Ticket To Mayhem', 'Insult To Injury'; The Massacre years, 1996-1998, 'Cult Of One', ...

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LORDI: 'Deadache' First-Week Sales Revealed

Finnish monster rockers LORDI sold around 1,700 copies of their new album, "Deadache", in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD debuted at No. 13 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who ...

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MUSTASCH: More Video Footage From The Road Posted Online

Swedish hard rockers MUSTASCH kicked off a month-long European tour with DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER on October 22 in Prague, Czech Republic. Episodes three and four of their video tour blog can be viewed below. MUSTASCH will release a concert DVD, "In The Night", on November 28. The disc will feature the following: * Live show ...

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Sweden's KOREA To Release Debut

Swedish rock sensation KOREA will release its debut album, "For The Present Purpose", on November 28 in Sweden and January 19, 2009 in the rest of the world via ViciSolum Productions. A video for the single "GPHH38" is currently in the works. KOREA was formed in Stockholm 2003 and produced a self-titled EP with the ...

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