April 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

SEVENTH VOID: 'Heaven Is Gone' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Heaven Is Gone", the debut album from SEVENTH VOID, the band featuring TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly, sold around 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD debuted at No. 21 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which ...

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DAATH: 'The Concealers' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Concealers", the sophomore album from the Atlanta-based quintet DAATH, sold around 1,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD debuted at No. 35 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Rehearsal Photos Posted Online

New rehearsal photos of CHICKENFOOT — the rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN) — can be found on the band's Facebook profile. Playing a series of intimate venues, CHICKENFOOT's initial tour is set to ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ENSIFERUM Confirmed For Finland's ANKKAROCK

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY and ENSIFERUM have been confirmed for the Ankkarock festival, set to take place August 1-2, 2009 in Korso, Vantaa, Finland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, August 1, 2009: CAVALERA CONSPIRACY DRAGONFORCE TEHOSEKOITIN HARDCORE SUPERSTAR CMX EGOTRIPPI ENSIFERUM LE CORPS MINCE DE FRANCOISE MAIJA VILKKUMAA SCANDINAVIAN MUSIC GROUP TUOMO Sunday, ...

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WHITESNAKE: New DOUG ALDRICH Video Interview Available

Lick Library conducted an interview with WHITESNAKE/ex-DIO guitarist Doug Aldrich at the Musikmesse Frankfurt 2009 fair, which was held April 1-4 in Frankfurt, Germany. Watch the nine-minute chat below. WHITESNAKE will team up with British heavy metal legends JUDAS PRIEST for a number of North American shows this summer. WHITESNAKE and JUDAS PRIEST last toured ...

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