November 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

COAL CHAMBER: 1999 Touring Bass Now Being Auctioned On eBay

Former COAL CHAMBER bassist Nadja Peulen is auctioning an original Fernandes Tremor Deluxe 4 bass used for all COAL CHAMBER tours in 1999. It has a bolt-on neck and 24-fret rosewood fingerboard. It comes with Dual FSB active humbuckers, a hipshot for quick downtuning between song and straplocks. The color is custom flat black and ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS Reschedule Dates

SMASHING PUMPKINS has rescheduled five shows following the announcement that drummer Jimmy Chamberlin was admitted to a hospital after experiencing some chest discomfort. Chamberlin was taken to an Atlanta hospital Tuesday (Oct. 30) and was given an angiogram which revealed a partially blocked artery. He rested at the hospital overnight and was released Wednesday. Says ...

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TRIGGER POINT To Enter Studio This Weekend

Los Angeles-based band TRIGGER POINT has begun pre-production on its new album, tentatively titled "Giving Up The Ghost", with producer Shaun Lopez (DEFTONES, WILL HAVEN, DEMON HUNTER). Vocalist Taylor Wallace states, "We are all very excited about making this record. It pretty much captures everything we have been through in the last three years. The ...

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CHAOSWAVE: New Album To Be Mixed By KING DIAMOND Guitarist

Italian/Danish power-thrash metal act CHAOSWAVE has been confirmed to support ENTOMBED on November 22 at Fabrik in Cagliari, Italy. CHAOSWAVE will enter the studio late November to record 10 songs for the follow-up to 2006's "The White Noise Within". Songtititles set to appear on the CD include "Rise", "Fork Tongues and Foul Times", "The Evident", ...

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PLANET GEMINI Releases New LP For Free

Long-standing underground doom metal band PLANET GEMINI has released its ninth studio album via the group's official web site. The LP, entitled "Cauldron of Fuzz V: Sometimes it Comes Back", consists of seven songs (six new original PLANET GEMINI tracks and one cover of a PENTAGRAM song) and clocks in at 43 minutes. "Cauldron of ...

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M.A.N Scraps 'Offensive' Album Title

M.A.N, the band formed out of the ashes of Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE (featuring former MNEMIC frontman Tony Jelencovich), has scrapped "Swastika Sweetheart" as the projected title for its second album, due next year. Commented the band: "We had an idea and we used 'Swastika Sweetheart' as a working title for our upcoming album, but we ...

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MELVINS: New Video Interview With BUZZ OSBORNE Available

MetalKult.com has posted a 12-clip video interview with MELVINS guitarist/vocalist Buzz Osborne. (One of the clips can be viewed below.) The video was shot on October 6, 2007, at the Luna Lounge in Brooklyn, NY, before that night's gig of the MELVINS/BIG BUSINESS fall tour in support of the MELVINS' 2006 release, "(A) Senile Animal". ...

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EXODUS In Lima, Peru; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of EXODUS performing its classic song "Bonded by Blood" last night (Wednesday, October 31) in Lima, Peru can be viewed below (courtesy of Gino Alache of RockumRadio.com). Photos of last night's concert can found at this location. EXODUS' new album, "The Atrocity Exhibition: Exhibit A", sold 3,600 copies in the ...

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