January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

TERROR: More Tour Dates Announced

Los Angeles hardcore/metal band TERROR has scheduled the following dates: Jan. 07 - Championship - Lemoyne, PA Jan. 08 - Forward Hall - Eerie, PA Jan. 09 - Europa - Brooklyn, NY Jan. 10 - Club Hell - Providence, RI Jan. 11 - First Unitarian Church - Philadelphia, PA Jan. 16 - Club Capone - ...

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16: Two More New Songs Posted Online

Legendary sludge misanthropes 16 have posted two more tracks — "So Broken Down" and "Man Interrupted" — on their MySpace page. The songs come off the group's new album, "Bridges To Burn", which is scheduled for release on January 20, 2009 (January 26 internationally) through Relapse Records. 16, which has reformed with the ...

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Who Will Induct METALLICA Into ROCK HALL?

METALLICA is among the nine nominees for the 2009 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with the five final inductees set to be announced this month. The Pulse of Radio asked frontman James Hetfield if the band has given any thought to who should induct them at the ceremony if they make ...

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EDDIE VAN HALEN To Auction A Pair Of 1956 Chevy Classics

A pair of Chevrolet classics from the personal collection of rock 'n' roll icon Eddie Van Halen will be sold at no reserve during the 38th annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 11-18, 2009. The 1956 Chevy 210 (Lot #1259) and 1956 Chevy Nomad (Lot #1259.1) will each be auctioned with matching, ...

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HELL WITHIN: 'Very Big Announcements' On The Way

Guitarist Tony Zimmerman of Massachusetts-based metallers HELL WITHIN has issued the following update: "First off, HELL WITHIN would like to thank all of our fans for all of the support that was given to us on this long year and a half of straight touring. It was great to hang and to throw down with ...

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HANK SHERMANN's DEMONICA Putting Finishing Touches On Debut Album

DEMONICA, the solo project of MERCYFUL FATE guitarist Hank Shermann, is putting the finishing touches on its debut album for a tentative late spring/early summer release via an as-yet-undisclosed label. The CD will be mixed in February in Denver, Colorado. DEMONICA's core lineup: Hank Shermann (MERCYFUL FATE) - Guitar Craig Locicero (FORBIDDEN) - Guitar Klaus ...

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MERCYFUL FATE: New Studio Album On The Way?

According to Denmark's TV 2 VIP, King Diamond has told BT.dk that there is a good chance that a new studio album from his classic heavy metal act MERCYFUL FATE will surface at some point in the not-too-distant future. "Hank [Shermann, guitar] has written songs [for the proposed MERCYFUL FATE CD]. And he ...

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