August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOD FORBID: GFTV Episode Seven Now Available

GOD FORBID's exclusive YouTube channel GFTV has made its seventh episode available, featuring footage of "President Jorge Bush" speaking to the people from his bunker. Watch the episode below. Produced and edited by GOD FORBID, GFTV gives fans an exclusive look into what life is like backstage for the band. GOD FORBID filmed its live ...

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DEMIA: 'Phantom Limbs' Video Posted Online

Dutch metallers DEMIA have posted their video for the song "Phantom Limbs" on MySpace. Watch the clip below. The track comes off the group's debut album, "Insidious", which is due on September 24 via Scarlet Records. The CD was produced by Dirty Icon, which consists of Logan Mader (ex-MACHINE HEAD, SOULFLY) and Lucas Banker (JUNKIE ...

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NARNIA: Cover Of JERUSALEM Track Posted Online

Swedish epic/melodic metallers NARNIA have posted a newly recorded song, "In His Majesty's Service" on their MySpace page. The track was originally written and recorded by the Swedish band JERUSALEM back in 1985. NARNIA's version of the song is featured on the group's 10th-anniversary "best of" album, "Decade of Confession", which has just ...

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Ex-DIVINE RUINS Drummer Passes Away

DIVINE RUINS vocalist Ronnie Stixx (ex-SHADOWKEEP) has issued the following update: "On behalf of DIVINE RUINS we would like to send our deepest heartfelt condolences to the family of Mike Pittman (former DIVINE RUINS drummer), who suddenly passed away on Monday. I was shocked to have learned of his passing. "Mike was a good friend ...

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ANTHRAX's SCOTT IAN To Host Guitar Forum

ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian will host a live forum on SodaHead to talk guitars with his fans. Autographed ANTHRAX merchandise will be given away to the users with the best questions. For more information, click here. ANTHRAX recently abandoned plans to utilize the services of SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor on its next ...

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THOR: Video Footage From NORTHWEST METALFEST Available

Video footage of Canadian rock warrior THOR's triumphant headlining performance at the Northwest Metalfest — which was held near Vancouver between Chilliwack and Hope, British Columbia, Canada on Aug. 10-12 — can be viewed below. The clip features rabid fan reaction at both the Metalfest (including fans that trekked over 3,000 miles to see THOR!) ...

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ANGER AS ART Featured In PLAYBOY Magazine

ANGER AS ART, the Los Angeles-based thrash metal band featuring Steve Gaines (ABATTOIR, BLOODLUST, PAGAN WAR MACHINE, DREAMS OF DAMNATION), has scheduled a couple of one-off shows over the next two weeks. First up is Friday, August 31 at the Relax Bar in Hollywood, where they will be co-headlining with AGENT STEEL (this room has ...

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SKID ROW: European Tour Dates Announced

SKID ROW will embark on a European tour in November. So far the following dates have been announced: Nov. 01 - Z7, Pratteln, Switzerland Nov. 02 - New Age, Treviso, Italy Nov. 03 - Transilvania, Milan, Italy Nov. 06 - Razzmatazz, Barcelona, Spain Nov. 07 - Heineken, Madrid, Spain Nov. 09 - Sala Jam, Bergara, ...

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SABBAT Announces New Bassist

Guitarist Andy "Undie" Sneap of the reactivated U.K. thrashers SABBAT has issued the following update: "Those of you who have seen us at recent festivals in July/August will have noticed Frazer [bassist Fraser Craske] not quite being himself but doing a great impersonation of our good friend Gizz Butt (ex-PRODIGY / ENGLISH DOGS / current ...

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POISON Singer's 'Rock Of Love' Continues To Soar In Ratings For VH1

Sunday night's (August 26) all-new episode of "Rock of Love With Bret Michaels" marked the highest-rated episode of the series thus far, earning a staggering 1.6 in the prime 18-49 demographic, an impressive +33% higher than the show's season average. The episode averaged 1.8 million viewers in the demographic and attracted 2.2 million total viewers. ...

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