February 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

MESHUGGAH: Hollywood Footage Available

Fan-filmed footage of Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH performing the track "Bleed" on February 3, 2009 at the House of Blues in Hollywood, California can be viewed on the band's tour video player below. To view the footage, click on the "Shows" tab and click on the box titled "Meshuggah - Bleed - HOB Hollywood." ...

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MASTODON Schedules Meet-And-Greet At NEW YORK COMIC CON

Atlanta-based hard rock behemoths MASTODON will take part in a meet-and-greet at the New York Comic Con on Friday, February 6 at 1:00 p.m. They will be at the Namco/Bandai kiosk for the debut of the new Splatterhouse game. New York Comic Con is the East Coast's biggest and most exciting popular culture convention. The ...

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ALL SHALL PERISH Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Oakland, California-based extreme metallers ALL SHALL PERISH have parted ways with guitarist Chris Storey due to "many long-standing internal issues." ALL SHALL PERISH has issued the following statement on the matter: "We WILL be doing all upcoming tours and fests! We have an unbelievable replacement named Jason Richardson. Can't wait to see everyone on the ...

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AGENT STEEL In Writing Mode

California-based metallers AGENT STEEL have issued the following update: "We've been writing and rehearsing for a few months now, and we've created five brand new AGENT STEEL songs! No official titles just yet! Working titles are: 'Metallica', 'Black Sabbath song', 'Yesterday', 'Old School', 'New Song' (these are our working titles until Bruce [Hall, vocals] comes ...

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DEVILDRIVER Members Check In From The Studio

Santa Barbara, California's DEVILDRIVER, the group fronted by former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, recently entered Edge of the Earth studios in Los Angeles to begin recording the band's as-yet untitled fourth album with producer Logan Mader (FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, GOJIRA, DIVINE HERESY). Commented guitarist Jeff Kendrick: "I must say that the record is ...

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MY RUIN Vocalist, Guitarist Tie The Knot

Vocalist Tairrie B of the Los Angeles, California-based band MY RUIN has issued the following update: "It's been a while since we have posted a blog because as I mentioned in my last one, we have decided to take some time off for ourselves and step away from the band and our business for a ...

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DISTURBED All Fired Up About GRAMMY Nomination

The Pulse of Radio reports: DISTURBED has already had a tremendous year with its third straight No. 1 album, "Indestructible", three Top 10 rock radio hits, and continued success on the road. But the band notched another highlight with its first Grammy nomination, as the song "Inside The Fire" got the nod for best hard ...

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