June 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

CHTHONIC To Release New Album In August

Taiwan is a country where history and folklore work very much hand in hand, and both of these elements are central to the latest studio album from that country's premier metal outfit, CHTHONIC (pronounced "Thonic"). "Mirror of Retribution" will be released August 10 on Spinefarm Records UK. Formed in 1995, CHTHONIC (a name deriving from ...

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PRIMAL FEAR's '16.6' Lands On German Chart

"16.6 (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)", the new album from German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR, has entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 46. This marks the second highest chart entry in the history of PRIMAL FEAR. "16.6 (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)" recently landed on the official ...

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PEARL JAM Teams Up With TARGET, Films Commercial

The Pulse of Radio reports that PEARL JAM filmed a commercial for retail superstore Target last Thursday (May 28) at the Showbox Theater in Seattle, according to Billboard.com. News of the shoot broke at AntiQuiet.com over the weekend, where it was reported that 300 paid extras were enlisted in Seattle for a secret shoot involving ...

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AMBERIAN DAWN: 'He Sleeps In A Grove' Video Released

"He Sleeps in a Grove", the new video from Finnish female-fronted symphonic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's second album, "The Clouds of Northland Thunder" which will be released in Europe on June 29 via Ascendance Records. Audio samples of all the tracks that appear on "The Clouds ...

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RELAPSE 'Contamination 2009' Spring/Summer Label Sampler Available

Relapse Records has released the latest edition of its long-running "Contamination" label sampler exclusively as an iTunes digital album. "Contamination 2009" includes 23 tracks and almost two hours of music for just $5.99, including an exclusive advance download of the new COALESCE track "Wild Ox Moan" from their forthcoming album "Ox". "Contamination 2009" clocks in ...

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SAXON, WARBRINGER Members On Tonight's 'Talking Metal Live'

Biff Byford (SAXON), John Kevill (WARBRINGER), ZO2 (stars of IFC's "ZRock"), and Opus (DEAD BY WEDNESDAY) will be the featured guests on tonight's (Tuesday, June 2) episode of "Talking Metal Live". Hosts Mark Strigl and John Ostronomy will also discuss such topics as Ozzy Osbourne's lawsuit against Tony Iommi and GUNS N' ROSES news. The ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE: Australian Tour Announced

QUEENSRŸCHE will embark on an Australian tour in August. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 27 - Perth, Australia - Capitol Aug. 29 - Brisbane, Australia - HI FI Bar Aug. 30 - Melbourne, Australia - BIllboard The Venue Aug. 31 - Sydney, Australia - Metro Theatre Italian journalist Paolo Bianco recently conducted an interview ...

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