September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

METALLICA Plays Corporate Concert In San Francisco; Video Available

METALLICA played a corporate gig last night (Wednesday, August 31) in San Francisco at a party hosted by Salesforce.com, a cloud computing company that provides cloud-based applications and solutions for businesses to enhance their sales and customer service capabilities. The company hosted its annual convention called Dreamforce in San Francisco, and METALLICA got involved through ...

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More Video Footage From JANI LANE Memorial Concert

A public memorial for late WARRANT singer Jani Lane with performances by fellow metal rock bands, including GREAT WHITE, QUIET RIOT and L.A. GUNS was held on Monday, August 29 at Key Club in Hollywood, California. More fan-filmed video footage of the event can be seen below. An autopsy performed on August 12 on Lane ...

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THE ACCSED Interviewed At Seattle Hempfest (Video)

Urb Thrasher of Norml Show Live and Cannabis Cure TV conducted separate interviews with Seattle's reigning kings of "splatter rock" THE ACCSED on August 21 at the 20th-anniversary celebration of Seattle Hempfest, the planet's largest pot festival. From August 19 to August 21, hundreds of thousands of activists, politicians, musicians, vendors, media personalities and marijuana ...

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OVERKILL Confirmed For 70000 TONS OF METAL Cruise

OVERKILL has been confirmed for next year's edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, which will set sail from Miami, Florida to Cayman Islands on January 23, 2012 and return four days later. A total of 40 acts will perform on the cruise. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMORPHIS CANNIBAL CORPSE ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE Announces New Bassist

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE have revealed the name of the new musician who will join forces with Fabio Lione, Alex Staropoli, Tom Hess and Alex Holzwarth in the band's new and revamped lineup. German bass player Oliver Holzwarth (brother of RHAPSODY OF FIRE drummer Alex Holzwarth) has been recruited as an official ...

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ELUVEITIE: New Album Title Revealed

Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE have entered New Sound Studio in Pfffikon, a municipality in the canton of Zurich in Switzerland, with producer Tommy Vetterli (a.k.a. Tommy T. Baron; CORONER/ex-KREATOR guitarist) to begin recording their new album, "Helvetios", for an early 2012 release. According to the band, Vetterli "will record drums, guitars and vocals and will ...

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EVANESCENCE Singer Interviewed On 'The Rod Ryan Show' (Audio)

EVANESCENCE singer Amy Lee was interviewed on "The Rod Ryan Show", which airs on the 94.5 The Buzz radio station in Houston, Texas. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. The cover artwork for EVANESCENCE's forthcoming third, self-titled album can be seen below. The CD will be released on October ...

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BLINDSIDE: 'Our Love Saves Us' Video Released

"Our Love Saves Us", the new video from Swedish post-hardcore veterans BLINDSIDE, can be seen below. The track comes off the band's sixth album, "With Shivering Hearts We Wait", which was released in June via INO Records/RED. "We have a good friend named Marcus von Boisman, who is a great filmmaker, and together we worked ...

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