September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

DREAM THEATER: 'Forsaken' Clip From Forthcoming DVD Available

Video footage of DREAM THEATER performing the song "Forsaken", taken from the group's forthcoming "Chaos In Motion 2007/2008" double DVD set, can be viewed below. A trailer for the release is also available. Few bands inspire such fanaticism among their fans as DREAM THEATER. The best way to satiate this dedicated legion is to provide ...

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AS I LAY DYING's JORDAN MANCINO Offering Private Lessons

Drummer Jordan Mancino of the San Diego metallers AS I LAY DYING has issued the following update: "Now that AS I LAY DYING is winding down from our busy summer tour schedule, I now have the opportunity and time to start teaching drum lessons again for the month of September. "For all of my existing ...

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PEARL JAM Bassist's Solo Debut To Feature KING'S X Frontman

The Pulse of Radio reports: PEARL JAM bassist Jeff Ament will release his first solo album, titled "Tone", on September 16, according to Billboard.com. The disc will be issued through the band's Ten Club fan organization as well as selected independent retailers in the U.S. It will be available only on CD, in a limited ...

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DOMAIN Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

German metallers DOMAIN are continuing to work on their ninth album, entitled "The Chronicles of Love, Hate and Sorrow". Producer and guitarist Axel "Ironfinger" Ritt is holed up at the Meadow Studios in Darmstadt, Germany putting the finishing touches to the metal opera, which is based on the novel "Die Leiden des jungen Werther" by ...

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METALLICA: No Early Release For 'Death Magnetic'

A representative for METALLICA's management company, QPrime, has denied online reports that the band's new album, "Death Magnetic", will be released several days early in some parts of Europe. The web site of the French retailer FNAC had listed a release date of September 9 for "Death Magnetic" — three days earlier than ...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION: More Footage From Recording Studio Posted Online

San Diego extreme metallers CATTLE DECAPITATION are currently mixing their fourth album with producer Billy Anderson for an early 2009 release on Metal Blade Records. This will mark the band's fourth release through Metal Blade and is taking shape as a natural progression for the band musically and content-wise. The as-yet-untitled effort will feature some ...

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EVILE: Photos From 'Thrasher' Video Shoot Available

UK thrashers EVILE have completed filming their first-ever music video. The "Thrasher" clip was shot last Thursday, August 28 in South London with producer Dan Fernbach (BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, KIDS IN GLASS HOUSES) of Static Films. Fitting in perfectly with the name of the song, the video for "Thrasher" shows the band doing what ...

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