December 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

Smashed KURT COBAIN Guitar Sells For $100,000

The Pulse of Radio reports that a smashed guitar that once belonged to late NIRVANA frontman Kurt Cobain was sold for $100,000, according to the Associated Press. The sale was confirmed by Jacob McMurray, curator at the Experience Music Project, who said that the axe was displayed at the Seattle exhibit for a period of ...

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THE 11TH HOUR's ED WARBY Issues Studio Update

THE 11TH HOUR, the doom metal collaboration between Ed Warby (drums, guitar, bass, vocals, programming; GOREFEST, DEMIURG, HAIL OF BULLETS) and Rogga Johansson (vocals, additional guitar; RIBSPREADER, PAGANIZER, DEMIURG), has begun recording its debut album for a fall 2009 release via Napalm Records. Commented Warby: "This week I've started recording guitars for the album. After ...

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RESURRECTION: New 'Embalmed Existence' Reissue Details Revealed

Tampa death metallers RESURRECTION will have their 1993 debut album, "Embalmed Existence", reissued on March 27, 2009 via Massacre Records. The disc will include the remastered original recordings, both demos recorded prior to the "Embalmed" album, and the original storyteller recording sessions from the album that are unedited complete stories, plus other bonus material. The ...

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MELIAH RAGE: Rare 'Prideland' Video Available

A rare MELIAH RAGE video for the song "Prideland" from the veteran Massachusetts metallers' 1996 album "Death Valley Dream" can be viewed below. The clip was recently re-edited by Brad Piche at Omnidawn Productions. "Death Valley Dream" was reissued this past fall via Locomotive Records. MELIAH RAGE has completed work on its as-yet-untitled new album ...

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AVULSED's 'Gorespattered Suicide' Available On Limited Bloodred Vinyl

NightOfTheVinylDead.com has released 350 limited-edition hand-numbered copies of the "Gorespattered Suicide" album from veteran Spanish death metallers AVULSED on bloodred vinyl. AVULSED's fourth full-length effort, "Gorespattered Suicide" was recorded in Madrid, Spain at VRS Studios and the masters were sent to Erik Rutan (HATE ETERNAL, ex-MORBID ANGEL) who mixed and mastered the LP at his ...

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