September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

VOIVOD In Pre-Production For New Album; Photos Available

Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD are continuing to write and demo new material for their upcoming album, tentatively due in early 2012. The follow-up to 2009's "Infini" will contain the band's first music to be written with new guitarist Daniel "Chewy" Mongrain (MARTYR) following the passing of original axeman Denis "Piggy" D'Amour in 2005. According to ...

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Polish Politician Releases 'Death Metal' Campaign Ad (Video)

Jedrzej Wijas, a candidate for parliament in Poland who is with the Democratic Left Alliance (SLD), has recorded a video ad with several local death metal musicians (including members of MORTAL GOD), "starring" as the group's lead vocalist. The clip, which was made available via Wijas' official Facebook profile, is a 46-second take on his ...

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H.A.T.E. Recruits REAL STEEL Drummer For Upcoming Shows

Northeast Ohio traditional metallers H.A.T.E. (HALFWAY AT THE END) have recruited Bobby Stocker (pictured below) from hard rockers REAL STEEL to be H.A.T.E.'s guest drummer, temporary filling in for Michael Harris who is on tour in Europe with AMERICAN DOG. Stocker's first show with H.A.T.E. was opening for DIO DISCIPLES on September 28 at House ...

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POISON To Perform In Support Of Down Syndrome Foundation Of Florida

Join the Down Syndrome Foundation of Florida for a one-of-a-kind event: POISON at Hard Rock Live Orlando on November 5, sponsored by Alcatel One Touch. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.com. Exclusive VIP event packages are available for a limited time only at www.dsfflorida.org. VIP passes a total of 153 are available will entitle ...

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MOTRHEAD Launches The Ace Of Grapes

Hard rock fans who love wine, but hate the image can now pick up a bottle of ruby that's been approved by the crown prince of rock and metal himself, Lemmy Kilmister Motrhead Shiraz. The Australian Shiraz, which is available in the U.K. from Great Wine Online, has been carefully selected by the ...

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METALLICA And LOU REED: 'Lulu' Deluxe Edition Detailed

The musical collaboration between Lou Reed and METALLICA, "Lulu", will be released on November 1 in North America via Warner Bros. Records and one day earlier (October 31) in the rest of the world through Universal Music. The CD was co-produced by Reed, METALLICA, Hal Willner who has produced albums for Reed, Marianne Faithfull, and ...

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DORO PESCH Interviewed On 'Wytching Hour' (Audio)

WYKKED WYTCH vocalist Ipek conducted an interview with German "metal queen" Doro Pesch on the September 15, 2011 edition of "Wytching Hour" show on Metal Messiah Radio. You can now listen to the chat below. In conjunction with the Stateside release of the mammoth "25 Years In Rock" 2 DVD/CD set, Doro performed two special ...

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