February 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

METALLICA: Washington, D.C. Pro-Shot Footage Available

Official Metallica.com footage from METALLICA's January 15, 2009 concert at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. can be viewed below. The clip includes footage from the pre-show meet-and-greet session, backstage jam and the actual performance. METALLICA's concert in Washington, D.C. was a rare pyrotechnics-free affair. According to a posting on the MetOnTour.com web site, which ...

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DISTURBED: New Video Interview With DRAIMAN, DONEGAN Available

Possum of Altitude recently conducted an interview with David Draiman (vocals) and guitarist Dan Donegan (guitar) of Chicago heavy rockers DISTURBED. Part 1 has the boys discusses their rivalries and releationships with other heavyweight bands like SLIPKNOT. In part 2, David talks about defiling himself, dating new women, the stinkiest bag of weed, and the ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: 'Enough' Digital Single Due This Month

The U.K. branch of Spinefarm Records will release a new digital single from former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, "Enough", on February 23. The single features the title track plus the bonus song "Wisdom Of Wind"; both cuts are brand new recordings, although it's yet to be determined if they will feature on the singer's second ...

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BRAND NEW SIN Begins Recording New Album

Syracuse, New York hard rock band BRAND NEW SIN has entered Subcat Music Studio in Skaneateles, New York to begin recording its fourth LP. The group says, "We have released two singles since joining forces with singer Joe Sweet in the spring of 2008. This will be Sweet's first full-length album with BRAND NEW SIN. ...

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SEMARGL Signs With TWILIGHT VERTRIEB

After releasing three albums on U.S. label Deathgasm Records, Ukrainian Satanic metal band SEMARGL has inked a new deal the German label and distribution company Twilight Vertrieb. The group's new CD is tentatively scheduled for release before the end of the year. During 2008, SEMARGL performed at festivals in Ukraine and Russia, showcasing songs from ...

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