August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEATHSTARS To Support RAMMSTEIN In Europe

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will support RAMMSTEIN on the 2011 leg of the German band's "Made In Germany 1995-2011" tour. Commented DEATHSTARS vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh: "It's, of course, a fantastic thing to go on tour with a brilliant band like RAMMSTEIN. "We are eager to hit the stages in Europe to ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM Parts Ways With Drummer, Seeks Replacement

Chicago's NOVEMBERS DOOM has parted ways with drummer Sasha Horn. The band states, "For once this isn't your typical 'musical differences' excuse; this is simply due to distance and Sasha's pursuit and focus in other directions, it became clear to all of us, he was no longer able to contribute the same dedication to NOVEMBERS ...

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MORTAL SIN Signs With NOISEART RECORDS

NoiseArt Records has announced the signing of long-running Australian thrashers MORTAL SIN. The band's new album, "Psychology Of Death", will be released in Europe on November 18 and will include the group's classic debut LP, "Mayhemic Destruction", as a bonus disc in the limited digipak version. The follow-up to 2007's "An Absence of Faith" was ...

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Watch 'The Pit: A Film About Crowd Surfing'

Relentless Energy Drink has just released the fifth entry in the 2011 Short Stories film competition, which focuses on crowd surfing and the connection between bands and fans through the mosh pit. Directed by Dave Depares, "The Pit: A Film About Crowd Surfing" introduces us to the fans who risk ejection from the venue, the ...

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IRON MAIDEN Singer To Perform At Famed Canterbury Cathedral

IRON MAIDEN's Bruce Dickinson will join JETHRO TULL frontman Ian Anderson and Justin Hayward of the MOODY BLUES on Saturday, December 10 for what is being billed as "Canterbury Rocks At Christmas" in the nave at the famed Canterbury Cathedral in Kent, England in support of The Canterbury Gift, which raises money for renovation work ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH's New Jersey Home Destroyed By Hurricane Irene

Former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach has posted the following message on his Facebook page: "I am numb, in shock and devastated to report that my home of 21 years, my house featured on MTV 'Cribs', has been destroyed, condemned and deemed uninhabitable due to the extreme flooding courtesy of Hurricane Irene. "In the two ...

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