May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

SCOTT WEILAND's SOFTDRIVE RECORDS Releases Third Online Reality Webisode

Boutique record label Softdrive Records has released the third in a series of webisodes (see below) intended to document the day-to-day functions, difficulties, and grassroots efforts of an independent record label in today's faltering economy and digitally driven music business. The nine-minute clip features lots of behind-the-scenes footage of the latest Scott Weiland (STONE TEMPLE ...

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NAZXUL Signs With MORIBUND RECORDS

Moribund Records has announced the signing of the legendary Australian black metal outfit NAZXUL. The group's highly anticipated comeback album, "Iconoclast", will be released later this summer. The band's first new studio release in more than a decade, "Iconoclast" "carries all the hallmarks of classic NAZXUL — unremitting barbarity vs. cosmic atmosphere — but takes ...

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EXODUS: Quality Chicago Footage Available

Quality video footage of San Francisco Bay Area thrash legends EXODUS performing their classic song "Bonded By Blood" on April 17, 2009 at the House Of Blues in Chicago. Illinois is available for viewing at UVTV. It can also be seen below. EXODUS will perform its classic debut album, "Bonded By Blood", in ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Performs Acoustically On WMMS 100.7; Audio Available

QUEENSRŸCHE took part in an interview an acoustic performance this morning (Wednesday, May 6) on the Cleveland, Ohio radio station WMMS 100.7. The acoustic set, which consisted of the songs "Sliver", "If I Were King" and "Eyes of A Stranger", can be heard using the audio player below. QUEENSRŸCHE's twelfth studio LP, the epic concept ...

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SHINING's 'VI / Klagopsalmer' Due In June

"VI / Klagopsalmer", the sixth studio album from Swedish black metallers SHINING, will be released on June 15 via Osmose Productions. It will be made available on CD, gatefold double LP, limited colored LP and picture disc LP. The effort was recorded at The Slaughterhouse studios with producer Rickard Bengtsson. "VI / Klagopsalmer" track listing: ...

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OBSCURA Drops Off 'Relapse Contamination Tour'

Due to illness, death metallers OBSCURA have been forced to cancel the remaining dates of their North American tour. The Relapse Contamination Tour will continue on through May 10, with Relapse labelmates GRAVES OF VALOR and appearances on select dates from BRUTAL TRUTH and HERO DESTROYED. Commented OBSCURA vocalist/guitarist Steffen Kummerer: "Several nights ago, after ...

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