December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

GWAR To Perform On FUEL TV's 'The Daily Habit'

The one and only GWAR will be gracing your television screens yet again this coming Monday, December 7 at 9:00 p.m. EST (6:00 p.m. PST). The fine folks over at Fuel TV's "The Daily Habit" had no idea what they were in for when they invited the Scumdogs of the Universe to perform on their ...

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In The Studio With EXODUS

Ever wonder what happens in the studio during the recording process of a new album? The laughter, the frustrations, the antics? Well, we have some great news for you. Bay Area thrash metal progenitors EXODUS have just announced a series of special, upcoming live in-studio web streams throughout the month of December for the recording ...

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DARK FUNERAL: European Tour Dates Announced

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL have scheduled the following European tour dates: March 05 - Skövde, Sweden - Valhall March 06 - Malmö, Sweden - KB March 08 - Hamburg, Germany - Markthalle March 09 - Hannover, Germany - Musikzentrum March 10 - Bochum, Germany - Zeche March 11 - Dordrecht, Netherlands - Bibelot March ...

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NOTHNEGAL: Songwriting For New Album Completed

Maldivian metallers NOTHNEGAL have issued the following update: "Guess it's time for an update on the developments on our upcoming album. We have completed writing all songs that would appear on it and currently in studio going through the recording process and even though we have been working on these songs since last July we ...

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ROB HALFORD: New Audio Interview Posted Online

Brandon Marshall of Sonic Excess conducted an interview with JUDAS PRIEST frontman Rob Halford on December 1, 2009. The chat is now available for streaming at this location. HALFORD's new album, "Halford III - Winter Songs", sold 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. ...

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ORPHANED LAND: New Album Artwork Unveiled

Israel's progressive folk metal masters ORPHANED LAND will release their highly anticipated fourth studio opus, "The Never Ending Way Of ORwarriOR", in Europe on January 25, 2010 and in the U.S. on February 9 via Century Media Records. Mixed by Steven Wilson (PORCUPINE TREE, OPETH), who is also responsible for several keyboard parts on the ...

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FATALIST Films 'Frozen Epitaph' Video; Photos Available

Champions of the old-school Swedish death metal style (Stockholm, not Gothenburg), Ventura, California's FATALIST recently stepped in front of the camera to begin shooting a video for the track "Frozen Epitaph". Frontman Neil Burkdoll states, "We filmed about four hours of footage for [the clip] this past weekend. We have a lot of editing to ...

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PESTILENCE Seeking New Drummer

Patrick Mameli (guitar, vocals) of the resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE has issued the following update: "As you all might know, the mighty Jeroen [Paul Thesseling, bass; OBSCURA] is back in the PESTILENCE camp!!! To make things even more interesting, we, PESTILENCE, are currently auditioning new drummers. "We like to keep things ...

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THE MURDER OF MY SWEET: 'Divanity' Album Details Revealed

Swedish female-fronted heavy rock band THE MURDER OF MY SWEET will release its debut album, "Divanity", will be released on January 29 in Europe and February 9 in the USA on Frontiers Records. THE MURDER OF MY SWEET is an exciting new band formed in early 2007, when drummer/producer and songwriter Daniel Flores met the ...

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