September 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

CHILDREN OF BODOM's 'Skeletons' Cracks Finnish Top 10

"Skeletons In The Closet", the new album from Finnish metallers CHILDREN OF BODOM, has entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 9. "Skeletons In The Closet" was released on September 23 through Spinefarm. The follow-up to last year's "Blooddrunk" is a selection of cover versions, some of them existing recordings, ...

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CHARRED WALLS OF THE DAMNED Debut Pushed Back To Early 2010

CHARRED WALLS OF THE DAMNED, the new project led by acclaimed metal drummer Richard Christy (ICED EARTH, DEATH, LEASH LAW, CONTROL DENIED, BURNING INSIDE), is putting the final touches on its debut album for an early 2010 release via Metal Blade Records. "I'm so pumped with how everything is sounding!" Richard says. "I'm so proud ...

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SAMAEL: 'Black Hole' Video Released

"Black Hole", the latest video from Swiss industrial black metallers SAMAEL, can be viewed below. Commented singer/guitarist Vorph: "If your favorite video clip from SAMAEL is 'Baphomet's Throne', you're going to love the new 'Black Hole' video. It's black and white with lots of live footage taken from the latest Swiss shows, all mixed up ...

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STAIND Singer Unveils Latest Solo Tour

The Pulse of Radio reports: STAIND singer Aaron Lewis has unveiled the dates and venues for the first leg of his sixth annual solo acoustic tour, which will begin on January 1, 2010 in Henderson, Las Vegas and extend into February. The first gig of the second leg, on February 25 in Hammond, Indiana, has ...

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MR. BIG: New Video Interview, Performance Footage Available

Austria's Mulatschag.TV conducted an interview with the reunited original lineup of MR. BIG during the band's current European tour. Watch the nine-minute chat below. Frontiers Records will release MR. BIG's reunion live CD and DVD, entitled "Back To Budokan", on October 16 in Europe and October 27 in the USA. The set features footage of ...

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BURNING STARR's JACK STARR To Guest On 'Heavy Metal Mayhem'

Jack Starr (VIRGIN STEELE, DEVIL CHILDE, PHANTOM LORD, GUARDIANS OF THE FLAME) along with his BURNING STARR bandmates Ned Meloni (DEVIL CHILDE, PHANTOM LORD, GHOST, GUARDIANS OF THE FLAME) on bass and Todd Michael Hall (HARLET) on vocals will guest on the "Heavy Metal Mayhem" radio show with Mike "The Big Cheese". The interview will ...

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