November 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

GRAHAM BONNET: New Munich Footage Available

Video footage of legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet's (RAINBOW, MSG, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) November 25, 2009 performance in Munich, Germany can be viewed below. As previously reported, U.K. label Voiceprint has just released Bonnet's first two solo albums — "Graham Bonnet" and "No Bad Habits" — on CD. "Graham Bonnet" was released on ...

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OCEANS OF SADNESS: Special 15-Year-Anniversary Show Announced

In 2010, Belgian progressive metallers OCEANS OF SADNESS will celebrate their 15-year anniversary as a band and the 10-year anniversary of the release of their debut album, "For We Are". To commemorate this event, the group will play a special show on February 6, 2010 at JC Spin in Dessel, Belgium where they will play ...

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CRASHDIET Pulls Out Of Finnish Mini-Tour With HARDCORE SUPERSTAR

Swedish glam-rock band CRASHDIET has cancelled its previously announced Finnish tour dates as the support act for HARDCORE SUPERSTAR in order to focus on completing the recording sessions for its next studio album. Commented CRASHDIET in a statement: "We're truly sorry [about] this, but the making of our next album is way too far behind ...

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STRATOVARIUS' JENS JOHANSSON To Guest On AVANTASIA Album

Keyboardist Jens Johansson (STRATOVARIUS, DIO, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) has joined the list of guest musicians who will appear on the forthcoming release from EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA project. Commented Tobias: "I've known Jens for years now; there has always been a friendship between EDGUY and STRATOVARIUS. We became friends when Jens was playing in the ...

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POWERMAN 5000: 'Super Villain' Video Available

"Super Villain", the new video from cyber rockers POWERMAN 5000, can be viewed at Ultimate-Guitar.tv. The clip was directed by Robert Hall ("Laid to Rest", "Fear Clinic"), and accompanied by award-winning cinematographer and director of photography Brandon Trost ("Halloween II", "Crank 2"). The video also features actor Johnathon Schaech ("Quarantine", "Living Hell", "That ...

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TRAIL OF TEARS Frontman Interviewed In London

Elena Francis of SoundShock.co.uk conducted an interview with vocalist Ronny Thorsen of Norway's TRAIL OF TEARS before the band's November 23, 2009 concert at Camden Underworld in London, England. Watch the chat in two parts below. TRAIL OF TEARS is currently on the road with fellow Norwegian bands GOTHMINISTER and MAGENTA as part ...

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NORMA JEAN: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Atlanta-based post-hardcore rockers NORMA JEAN performing a brand new song, tentatively titled "Kill More Presidents", on November 21, 2009 at the White Rabbit in San Antonio, Texas can be viewed below. NORMA JEAN recently inked a deal with Razor & Tie. The band is headlining the "Explosions 2009" U.S. tour in ...

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