September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

D-A-D Frontman Issues Studio Update

Vocalist/guitarist Jesper Binzer of the Danish rockers D-A-D has issued the following update: "We are in the middle of the final recordings, mixes and adjustments to what will end up as the new [D-A-D] album, 'Monster Philosophy', out on November 10 (via EMI). Mixing has begun and the end is drawing near on a two-and-a-half-year ...

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FASTER PUSSYCAT To Tour Australia In December

Veteran California rockers FASTER PUSSYCAT will embark on their first-ever tour of Australia in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 08 - Perth - Club Capitol Dec. 10 - Melbourne - The Hi Fi Bar Dec. 11 - Sydney - The Metro Theatre Dec. 12 - Brisbane - The Arena Robert Williams of

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AMORPHIS Launches Official Mobile Blog

Finnish metallers AMORPHIS have lunched an official mobile blog at Nokia's Royal Artist Club featuring fresh photos straight from the road. AMORPHIS will enter Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki in November to record the follow-up to the "Eclipse" and "Silent Waters" albums, both of which were certified gold in the band's native Finland. ...

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OPETH, ILLDISPOSED, KONKHRA, HATESPHERE Confirmed For AALBORG METAL FESTIVAL

OPETH, ILLDISPOSED, KONKHRA and HATESPHERE are among the confirmed bands for the Aalborg Metal Festival, set to take place November 6-8, 2008 at Stundenterhuset in Aalborg, Denmark. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: OPETH ILLDISPOSED KONKHRA HATESPHERE KEEP OF KALESSIN COLDWORKER EXMORTEM LAST MILE CHAOSWAVE SUBMISSION MUGSHOT EMINENCE SMAXONE CROCELL For more information, ...

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BILLY SHEEHAN Discusses Upcoming Solo Album; Video Available

Japan's WeROCK City has posted video footage of legendary bassist Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG, DAVID LEE ROTH, TALAS) talking about his upcoming solo album, "Holy Cow". Due in Japan on October 22 via JVC Victor, the CD was recorded at Billy's home studio in California and includes special guest players such as Billy Gibbons (ZZ ...

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