March 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: More 'Angels Of Love' Details Revealed

Legendary Swedish guitarist YNGWIE MALMSTEEN will release an all-instrumental acoustic album, "Angels Of Love", which will contain rearrangements of his ballad songs played on acoustic guitar and string and choir arrangements only. It is a masterpiece showing the tender, delicate version of his classic songs as well as a new composition. A March 10 North ...

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OVERKILL: Barcelona Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of New Jersey metal veterans OVERKILL performing the song "Elimination" on February 27, 2009 at Sala Bikini in Barcelona, Spain can be viewed below (clip uploaded by "goethemola"). OVERKILL's second DVD, "Live at Wacken Open Air 2007", came out in February 2008 via Bodog Music. The 50-minute disc was shot during the ...

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Backstage With BRENT SMEDLEY Of ICED EARTH

Evans Drumheads has posted a six-minute interview with ICED EARTH drummer Brent Smedley conducted last year. Watch the chat below. ICED EARTH's new full-length studio album, "The Crucible of Man (Something Wicked Part II)", sold 6,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. "The Crucible of Man (Something Wicked Part II)" ...

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MESHUGGAH Interviewed On 'Uranium'; Clip Available

"Uranium", which is exclusively available on Fuse On Demand, sat down with members of MESHUGGAH to talk about the band's latest album "obZen", the symbolism of its artwork and the songwriting process. The full interview is available all March long only on Fuse on Demand. Watch a clip below. Fuse on Demand is available on ...

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PAUL GILBERT: Hollywood Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Paul Gilbert's (MR. BIG, RACER X) February 28, 2009 concert at the House of Blues in Hollywood, California can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "TotalSlacker"). Gilbert was performing at the venue as part of a short run of dates with George Lynch (DOKKEN, LYNCH MOB) and Richie Kotzen (MR. BIG, ...

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AMON AMARTH Planning 'Different Setlist' For European Tour

Swedish viking metallers AMON AMARTH have issued the following update: "The long-awaited European tour has finally come and we can't wait to play a full set featuring songs from 'Twilight Of The Thunder God' for our European fans. We're really looking forward to being part of the 'Full Of Hate' festival tour with so many ...

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NEUROSIS' SCOTT KELLY Performs With MASTODON At SCION ROCK FEST; Video Available

Scott Kelly, one of three founding members of long-running Oakland, California-based industrial/alternative/metal pioneers NEUROSIS, performed "Crystal Skull", "Divinations", and "Aqua Dementia" with MASTODON at this past Saturday night's (February 28) Scion Rock Fest at The Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia. Low-quality fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be viewed below. NEUROSIS will stage the European ...

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PRIMAL FEAR: First Studio Video Report Posted Online

German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR have posted the first in a series of video reports documenting the recording sessions for the band's new album, "16.6: (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)". Watch it below (in German, with English subtitles). "16.6: (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)" was recorded at House Of Music studios in Winterbach, ...

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