November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS' 'Cosmos' Doesn't Rock Very Hard

The new QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS album, "The Cosmos Rocks", sold almost 12,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 47 on The Billboard 200 chart. "The Cosmos Rocks" arrived at No. 4 on the European Top 100 Albums chart back in September. It delivered a ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH's 'Godspeed' Cracks U.S. Top 50

"Godspeed On The Devil's Thunder", the new album from the British extreme metal band CRADLE OF FILTH, sold a little over 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 48 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD is the follow-up to "Thornography", which shifted nearly 13,000 ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN To Guest On WVOX's 'Metal Mayhem'

WVOX's "Metal Mayhem" program will feature an exclusive interview with Swedish guitar legend Yngwie Malmsteen this Friday, November 7 at 8 p.m. Listeners in the New York Area can tune in at 1460 AM and worldwide at WVOX.com. Fan-filmed video footage of Yngwie Malmsteen's October 26, 2008 concert at the Blender Theater in ...

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GIRLSCHOOL: Italian Dates Announced

Veteran British all-female hard rock band GIRLSCHOOL has scheduled two shows in Italy in January: Jan. 16 - Bologna, Italy - Sottotetto Sound Club Jan. 17 - Teramo, Italy - Village Live Club Video footage of GIRLSCHOOL's October 28, 2008 concert in Munich, Germany can be viewed below (courtesy of "eblinternational"). GIRLSCHOOL's 30th-anniversary album, "Legacy", ...

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SACRED REICH Frontman: 'The American People Have Spoken Loud And Clear'

Bassist/vocalist Phil Rind of the reactivated Arizona thrashers SACRED REICH has released the following message: "It's over. The election has been decided. The American people have spoken loud and clear, and Barack Obama will be our next president. Many have waited eight long years for this day. We have suffered through two disappointing and suspicious ...

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METALLICA: New Footage From The Road Available

Official Metallica.com footage from METALLICA's October 23, 2008 concert in Albuquerque, New Mexico and October 26, 2008 show in Des Moines, Iowa can be viewed below. The Albuquerque video includes a performance of "The End Of The Line" as well as bassist Robert Trujillo's onstage birthday celebration; the Des Moines clip contains footage from the ...

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