December 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLAYER Drummer In Snowboard Movie; Video Available

SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo has contributed to the soundtrack of "9191", a sideways introspective into the bewildering snow-covered dreamscape of international time traveler and mystic of the shred — Gigi Rüf. Every year, Gigi circles the stratosphere in the name of snowboarding and "9191" is the accumulation of his visions from a season, documented in ...

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DØDHEIMSGARD, EXHUMED Confirmed For Norway's INFERNO Festival

Norway's DØDHEIMSGARD and California's EXHUMED have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Inferno festival, set to take place April 20-23, 2011 at the Rockefeller and John Dee venues in Oslo, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALCEST ATHEIST AURA NOIR DØDHEIMSGARD EXHUMED IMMORTAL MALEVOLENT CREATION OKKULTOKRATI PENTAGRAM SOILENT GREEN The ...

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MORBID ANGEL/DIVINE HERESY Drummer TIM YEUNG Interviewed (Video)

Rick Horton of The Metallic Onslaught conducted an interview with acclaimed extreme-metal drummer Tim Yeung (MORBID ANGEL, DIVINE HERESY, ALL THAT REMAINS, NILE, HATE ETERNAL and VITAL REMAINS) on November 6, 2010 when Yeung took part in a drum clinic at The House Of Guitars in his hometown of Rochester, New York. You can now ...

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Reunited GODFLESH Working On New Material

Justin Broadrick of seminal post-punk/industrial behemoths GODFLESH has confirmed to Decibel magazine that the band is slowly putting together ideas for a new studio album. "It's something we're discussing all the time, and I do have bits and pieces of material," he said. "But it's something we'd really like to develop. It'd be quite easy ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS' 'Tap House' Rocks Akron

Powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens' (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) joined forces with restaurateur Randy Arehart to re-launch the Tap House on Waterloo Road in Akron, Ohio on October 16 to become a "rockin' sports eatery" named Ripper Owens Tap House. Guests such as Wendy Dio, Simon Wright and Don Jamieson ...

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ASSASSIN: 'Breaking The Silence' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Reactivated German thrashers ASSASSIN will release their new album, "Breaking The Silence", on February 25, 2011 via SPV/Steamhammer Records. The CD was recorded with veteran metal producer Harris Johns, who has previously worked with VOIVOD, KREATOR and SODOM, among many others. "Breaking The Silence" track listing: 01. Breaking the Silence 02. Raise In The Dark ...

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STEVEN TYLER Makes Ohio Woman's Wish Come True

According to Cleveland's Fox 8, AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler made time for a special phone call Wednesday to a Beachwood, Ohio woman with Lou Gehrig's disease. During part of the call, Tyler told Marshall, "I have called, and Susan, I love you, and happy Bat Mitzvah and happy everything else. I mean, happiness ...

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