August 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

EXPERIENCE HENDRIX, SONY MUSIC Announce 'Monumental' Catalog Licensing Deal

Sony Music Entertainment and Experience Hendrix L.L.C. have agreed to a monumental catalog licensing deal to set the stage for a worldwide campaign to make all of Jimi's extraordinary music, including classics, never-before-heard archive recordings, and filmed concerts available through every type of media. Legacy Recordings, Sony's catalog music division, will issue definitive deluxe editions ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE 12-Story Sunset Strip Art Wall Unveiled

The Sunset Strip Music Festival — taking place September 10-12 — will honor the larger-than-life rock icon Ozzy Osbourne as its "Sunset Strip Icon 2009." The tribute actually began on Thursday, August 20 when Osbourne's immortal image was unveiled on one of the largest billboards in Los Angeles (see photo below). It hangs high above ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM iPhone App Now Available

"Novembers Doom: The Wayfaring Chronicles" was released in print as a lyrical explanation book by NOVEMBERS DOOM frontman Paul Kuhr. Always looking for original avenues to promote the band, he has now turned this book into an application for the iPhone and iPod Touch. This app contains a CD synopsis, lyrics, lyric explanations, artwork, and ...

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NAAM: New Song Posted Online

Brooklyn, New York metal band NAAM will release its self-titled debut album on October 20, 2009 via Tee Pee Records. A taste of what NAAM's full-length LP holds in store is available now, as the new song "Skyling Slip" has been posted online at the Brooklyn Vegan web site. The follow-up to the ...

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BROKEN TEETH Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

BROKEN TEETH, the Austin-based hard rock quintet featuring DANGEROUS TOYS/WATCHTOWER vocalist Jason McMaster, has issued the following update: "In the studio and sweating blood, BROKEN TEETH is hammering out a new album that will crush like an anvil when it lands at the end of the year. Titled 'Viva la Rock Fantastico!' and featuring guest ...

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