September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

MIKE CHLASCIAK Performs With THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN Drummer At 'School Of Rock' Opening

Guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak (HALFORD, SEBASTIAN BACH, TESTAMENT, PAINMUSEUM) performed at the grand-opening ceremony for the new location of School Of Rock in Farmingdale, New York on Saturday, September 24. The event offered attendees an up-close look at the school's new facilities, instructors and curriculum. The day also featured clinics by Metal Mike, Billy Rymer ...

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THE AGONIST: Final Video Update From KAMELOT Tour

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based female-fronted melodic death metallers THE AGONIST have posted the third and final of video update from their recently completed North American tour with KAMELOT, ALESTORM and BLACKGUARD. Check it out below. Unfortunately, THE AGONIST lead guitarist Danny Marino was unable to join the band on this trek, and was replaced by ex-THE ...

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ROB ZOMBIE's 'The Lords Of Salem': More Casting News

Torsten Voges has joined the cast of Rob Zombie's upcoming film, "The Lords Of Salem", as Count Gorgann, lead singer of the Norwegian death metal band LEVIATHAN THE FLEEING SERPENT. Torsten is best known for his turns in Joel Schumacher's "8MM" and the cult classic Coen Brothers film "The Big Lebowski". Most recently, Torsten appeared ...

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THE COMPULSIONS: 'Beat The Devil' Cover Artwork Unveiled

The cover artwork for "Beat The Devil", the first full-length studio album from the New York-based rock band THE COMPULSIONS, can be seen below. The group's recording lineup consists of Rob Carlyle on lead vocal and guitar, Richard Fortus (GUNS N' ROSES, THIN LIZZY) on guitar, Sami Yaffa (NEW YORK DOLLS, HANOI ROCKS, MICHAEL MONROE) ...

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MASTODON's 'The Hunter' Projected To Sell 35K-40K First Week

"The Hunter", the new album from Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON, is likely to sell between 35,000 and 40,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on September 27 ...

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CHICKENFOOT's 'III' Projected To Sell 50K-60K First Week

CHICKENFOOT's sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III", is likely to sell between 50,000 and 60,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to industry web site Hits Daily Double. The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on September 27 via eOne Music. CHICKENFOOT's self-titled ...

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WHITECHAPEL: New Song Available For Streaming

"Section 8", a brand new song from Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL, can be streamed on the band's Facebook page. The track will reportedly appear on the group's rumored "Recorrupted" digital EP, which is expected on November 8 through Metal Blade Records. WHITECHAPEL earlier in the year parted ways with drummer Kevin Lane ...

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