January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

RATT: Hollywood And San Diego Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of RATT's December 26, 2008 and December 27, 2008 concerts at the House Of Blues in Hollywood and San Diego, California, respectively, can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "elpaxus"). RATT returned to celebrate the holidays with a very special "Invasion Of Your Holiday" run of dates last month. In honor of ...

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JEFF KOLLMAN Gigging With COSMOSQUAD, BOMBASTIC MEATBATS

Acclaimed Southern California metal fusioneers COSMOSQUAD, featuring guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, MOGG/WAY, UFO), bassist Christopher Maloney (DWEEZIL ZAPPA, HARDLINE), and drummer Shane Gaalaas (B'Z, GLENN HUGHES, ULI JON ROTH), are scheduled to appear at the Baked Potato (3787 W. Cahuenga Blvd.) in Studio City, California on Saturday, January 3 for a double live set ...

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GENITORTURERS Frontwoman To Co-Host DEAN GUITARS' NAMM Webcast

GENITORTURERS frontwoman Gen will co-host this year's live webcast for Dean Guitars at the NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show along with Lacey Conner (villainess co-star of VH1's hit TV show "Rock of Love" featuring POISON's Bret Michaels) and Metal Sanaz. Dean will be webcasting live from NAMM for the third consecutive year, bringing ...

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PRIMAL FEAR To Begin Mixing New Album Next Week

German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR will begin mixing their new album, "16.6: (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)", on January 5 at House Of Music studios in Winterbach, Germany with Dennis Ward and Achim Köhler. The CD, which is tentatively due in May via Frontiers Records, will mark the group's first release with guitarist Magnus ...

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WYKKED WYTCH Guitarist To Appear At NAMM

Guitarist Gio Geraca of Florida-based extreme metallers WYKKED WYTCH will represent Jackson Guitars at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which is being held January 15-18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. WYKKED WYTCH is currently demoing material for its fifth album, to be recorded in early 2009 for an ...

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ABLAZE IN HATRED: New Album Release Date Confirmed

Finnish atmospheric and melodic death/doom metal band ABLAZE IN HATRED will release its second album, "The Quietude Plains", on January 21 in Finland. The international release is planned for March 2009. Also available from January 21 will be a special two-CD slipcase version (limited to 1,000 copies). The follow-up to 2006's "Deceptive Awareness" was recorded ...

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