October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOUNDGARDEN To Release Seven-Inch Single

According to Pitchfork, reunited grunge legends SOUNDGARDEN will release a seven-inch single on November 26 (Black Friday) featuring the previously unreleased instrumental song "The Telephantasm" and a live version of "Gun". "The Telephantasm" was the iTunes-exclusive bonus track on SOUNDGARDEN's first collection of music since 1996, "Telephantasm", which came out on September 28 in the ...

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DAVE GROHL, KRIST NOVOSELIC, BUTCH VIG: New Photo Released

A new photo of former NIRVANA bandmates Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic, along with producer Butch Vig, can be found below. The trio is collaborating on the next album from Grohl's post-NIRVANA band FOO FIGHTERS, due out in 2011. Grohl broke the news to the BBC in England, saying only that Novoselic will make a ...

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WOLFSBANE To Release EP, Full-Length Album

According to Classic Rock magazine, reunited U.K. rockers WOLFSBANE — featuring former IRON MAIDEN frontman Blaze Bayley — are currently working on both an EP and an album. The former, featuring re-recordings of classic songs, is due out in March, with the latter following next September. The band — which features Bayley, guitarist ...

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THURISAZ Completes Work On New Album

Belgium-based metallers THURISAZ have completed work on their third album, "The Cimmerian Years", for a tentative early 2011 via an as-yet-undetermined record label. The CD was recorded and mixed at CCR Studio in Zulte, Belgium with producer Kris Belean. The band states about the new material, "It's once again a mixture of all kinds of ...

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'The Secret History Of Rock 'N' Roll' Book Available

Is rock 'n' roll a modern phenomenon or simply the most recent incarnation of an artform whose roots can be traced back to the Stone Age? Did the ancient world have its own rock stars, its own guitar heroes, even its own heavy metal headbangers? Some sociologists saw the birth of a new religion when ...

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BELPHEGOR: 'Blood Magick Necromance' Track Listing Revealed

Austrian blackened death metal outfit BELPHEGOR will release their ninth full-length studio album, "Blood Magick Necromance", on January 14, 2011 in Europe and on February 8, 2011 in the U.S. via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by Peter Tägtgren (IMMORTAL, CELTIC FROST, HYPOCRISY, DIMMU BORGIR) at his Abyss Studios in Pärlby, Sweden and ...

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German Thrash Metallers NECRONOMICON Release Double Vinyl

German thrash metallers NECRONOMICON have released a special-edition vinyl of the band's first album on High Roller Records. The self-titled LP was first made available on CD in 1986, and the vinyl release includes not only the original eight tracks, but also NECRONOMICON's 1985 "Blind Destruction" demo and two additional tracks that have appeared on ...

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IMMORTAL Confirmed For Sweden's GETAWAY ROCK Festival

Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL are the first confirmed band for next year's edition of the Getaway Rock festival, set to take place in Gävle, Sweden. More acts will be announced during the coming months. This year's Getaway Rock festival included appearances by SLASH, MOTÖRHEAD, MEGADETH, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, CANNIBAL CORPSE, DEVILDRIVER, THE HAUNTED, MAYHEM, VADER and ...

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