August 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Video footage of acclaimed Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) laying down a guitar track for song called "Stand" — to be included on the third DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT record, "Deconstruction" — can be viewed below. Also available are a couple of clips from the recording ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Interviewed At Germany's ROCK AM BACH Festival

Bunch TV conducted an interview with drummer Mikkey Dee and guitarist Phil Campbell of MOTÖRHEAD when the band played the Rock Am Bach festival, which was held July 10-11, 2009 at the Zeltpalast in Merzig, Germany. Watch the chat below. "Motörizer", the latest album from MOTÖRHEAD, sold a little more than 6,400 copies in the ...

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BLASPHEMY Announces Two 'Live Rituals'

BLASPHEMY — Canada's "first black metal band" — will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its 1989 "Blood Upon the Altar" demo by preparing a few select concerts — the group's first anywhere in eight years. The band — consisting of 3 Black Hearts of Damnation and Impurity (drums), Nocturnal Grave Desecrater and Black Winds (vocals), ...

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THE_NETWORK To Release 'Bishop Kent Manning' In September

Black Market Activities has set a September 15 release date for "Bishop Kent Manning", the second album from the New Hampshire-based band THE_NETWORK. Produced by Kurt Ballou (CONVERGE, TRAP THEM) at Godcity Studio and mastered by Nick Zampiello (TORCHE, UNSANE) at New Alliance, "Bishop Kent Manning" is a concept effort that follows the epic story ...

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DREADNAUGHT: 'Buried' Video Available

"Buried", the new video from the seminal Australian hard rock/metal band DREADNAUGHT, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's new self-titled album, which was made available on May 1. DREADNAUGHT's follow-up to the critically acclaimed 2006 Roadrunner release "Dirty Music" is the band's sixth studio LP in its 15-year history and it ...

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STEEL PANTHER Confirmed For Japan's LOUD PARK Festival

STEEL PANTHER — the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band formerly known as METAL SKOOL — has been confirmed for this year's installment of the Loud Park festival, set to take place October 17-18 at Makuhari Messe, a convention center in Japan located in the western region of Chiba Prefecture, close to Tokyo. The festival billing ...

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EVERGREEN TERRACE: New Video Interview Available

HardTimes.ca conducted an interview with Jacksonville, Florida's EVERGREEN TERRACE when the band played in South Burlington, Vermont on July 29, 2009. Watch the 15-minute chat below. EVERGREEN TERRACE's sixth studio album, "Almost Home", will be available everywhere on September 29 via Metal Blade Records. The follow-up to 2007's "Wolfbiker" was recorded in part ...

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GODSMACK: New Video Interview With SULLY ERNA Available

Scott Less of Santa Rosa, California's 101.7 The Fox radio station conducted an interview with GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna backstage at Crüe Fest 2 on July 30, 2009 at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View. Watch the seven-minute chat below. GODSMACK kicked off its run on this summer's Crüe Fest 2 on July 19 in Camden, ...

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