February 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

HAIL!: 'Neon Knights' Performance Clip Available

Video footage of HAIL! — the new all-star project featuring guitarist Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA), vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (JUDAS PRIEST, BEYOND FEAR, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ICED EARTH), drummer Jimmy DeGrasso (ALICE COOPER, MEGADETH) and bassist David Ellefson (F5, MEGADETH) — playing the BLACK SABBATH classic "Neon Knights" during a special warm-up show for their Chilean tour ...

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TOMMY LEE's Helicopter Forced To Land By Police

KTLA.com reports that a helicopter carrying MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee was forced to land at Van Nuys Airport Sunday (February 1) after it flew too close to an LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department) chopper over Glendale. The incident happened around 10:45 a.m., police said. The pilot apparently told police after landing that ...

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EKTOMORF: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Hungarian hardcore/thrash metallers EKTOMORF will release their new album, "What Doesn't Kill Me…", on March 20 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Antfarm Studio in Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (HEAVEN SHALL BURN, DARK TRANQUILLITY, MOONSPELL, THE HAUNTED). "You can expect a very strong and punchy new EKTOMORF album," guitarist/vocalist Zoltán Farkas previously ...

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KINGDOM COME: 'Magnified' Audio Samples Available

Five audio samples from the forthcoming album from German hard rockers KINGDOM COME, "Magnified", are available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. (Note: You must choose the "Magnified Samples" playlist on the music player in order to launch audio.) "Magnified" will be released on February 27 via Planet Music. The track listing ...

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DORO: 'Herzblut' Video Available

"Herzblut", the latest video from German metal queen Doro Pesch, can be viewed below. The "Herzblut" single recently entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 72. "Herzblut" was released in December via AFM Records. It features four versions of the title track, each recorded in a different language. "Herzblut" track listing: 01. Herzblut ...

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NEVERLAND Confirmed For PROGPOWER EUROPE Festival

NEVERLAND, the collaboration between Turkey's progressive power metal band DREAMTONE and Greek artist Iris Mavraki, has been confirmed for the ProgPower Europe 2009 festival, set to take place October 2-4, 2009 in Baarlo, Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CLOUDSCAPE (Sweden) SEVENTH WONDER (Sweden) PROSPECT (Slovenia) NEVERLAND (Turkey/Greece) For more information, visit ...

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Ex-GUNS N' ROSES Drummer STEVEN ADLER Arrested Again

According to TMZ.com, former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler was arrested on Monday, January 26 and charged with being under the influence of a controlled substance — a misdemeanor. He was released the same day at 10:50 a.m. on $50,527 bail. No court date has been set. Steven's representatives tell TMZ.com that ...

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