October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

AC/DC's Classic Albums Boosted By New Blockbuster

According to Billboard magazine, AC/DC's back catalog has benefited from the spectacular No. 1 debut of the Australian rock band's first album in eight years. "Black Ice" sold 784,000 copies in the week ended October 26, while AC/DC's older titles moved a total of 92,000 copies. "Back in Black", the band's massive 1980 ...

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SLAYER: New Song 'Psychopathy Red' Available For Streaming

A non-CD-quality version of SLAYER's new track "Psychopathy Red" — which is set to appear on the band's forthcoming album, due out summer 2009 — has surfaced on YouTube and can be streamed below. The Jeff Hanneman-penned song gives a chilling look into the twisted mind of Andrei Chikatilo, a notorious Russian serial killer. The ...

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IRON FIRE: 'To The Grave' Release Dates Announced

Danish metallers IRON FIRE will release their new album, "To The Grave", via Napalm Records on the following dates: Jan. 7, 2009 - Finland Jan. 9, 2009 - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, France, Italy, Benelux Jan. 12, 2009 - Rest of Europe Jan. 27, 2009 - USA, Canada According to the band, "the mix is ...

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SCOTT WEILAND: Date For 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Appearance Announced

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER frontman Scott Weiland will perform on ABC-TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on November 26, it was announced today. "Paralysis", the new video from Scott Weiland, can be viewed below. The song comes off the singer's sophomore solo album, "Happy In Galoshes", which is scheduled for release on November 25, 2008 via the ...

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AC/DC On The Cover Of ROLLING STONE Magazine

AC/DC is featured on the cover of the October 30, 2008 issue of Rolling Stone magazine. This marks the first time in 27 years that the band has appeared on the magazine's cover. Rolling Stone's last major feature on AC/DC appeared 28 years ago to the day, in the October 30, 1980 issue, according to ...

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