July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

ICED EARTH: 'Dystopia' Artwork, Release Dates Revealed

Although "Dystopia", ICED EARTH's 10th studio offering, is not a concept album, founder Jon Schaffer admits there are unifying themes to several of the songs and even an appearance by band mascot "Set Abominae." "I've always been fascinated by the darker side of life," Schaffer said during a break from master tracking ICED EARTH's forthcoming ...

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COLD's 'Superfiction' Cracks U.S. Top 40

"Superfiction", the fifth studio album from Jacksonville, Florida hard rockers COLD, sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 37 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released on July 19 via Eleven Seven Music/SonicStar Records. "Superfiction" track listing: 01. Wicked World 02. ...

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BON SCOTT Biopic Receives Federal Funding

Screen Australia, the federal development and film-funding organization, has given support to develop a rock biopic drawing on the life of late AC/DC singer Bon Scott. "Bon Scott" will be directed by Eddie Martin and produced by Lizzette Atkins, who worked together on another biopic, the feature-length documentary "Lionel" about a boxer. Stephen Cleary is ...

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New FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Single Arrives

According to The Pulse Of Radio, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH releases a new single on Wednesday (July 27) called "Under It And Over It". The track is making its debut on radio stations nationwide and is taken from the band's upcoming third album, "American Capitalist". The disc hits stores on October 11 and will follow ...

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PEARL JAM Documentary To Premiere At Toronto Film Festival

According to The Pulse Of Radio, PEARL JAM has posted a brand new trailer online (see below) for "Pearl Jam Twenty", the upcoming documentary from director and longtime band friend Cameron Crowe that chronicles the group's 20-year history. The arrival of the trailer coincides with the news that the film will make its world premiere ...

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WEDNESDAY 13: 'Calling All Corpses' Artwork Unveiled

MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13 will release his new solo album, "Calling All Corpses", on October 11. The artwork for the CD was created by D.A. Frizell, who has worked on SEVENDUST's "Cold Day Memory" as well as AVENGED SEVENFOLD's "Nightmare", "Book Of Nightmare" and "Diamonds In The Rough/ Live In The LBC" and the AVENGED ...

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