October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

'Rock Band' Catalog Surpasses 2,000-Song Milestone With THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE Classic

Harmonix, the world's premier music video game developer, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks, announced today that next week's downloadable content release of tracks from THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE's seminal album, "Are You Experienced", will push the Rock Band platform past the 2,000-song milestone, with the classic song "Are You Experienced?" coming ...

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EXODUS Frontman's GENERATION KILL: Second Studio Webisode Released

GENERATION KILL, the crossover metal outfit featuring EXODUS frontman Rob Dukes, has released the second in a five-part series of video blogs (see below) documenting the making of the band's as-yet-untitled debut album. GENERATION KILL has inked a two-album deal with an as-yet-undisclosed European label. The band, whose lineup also includes Rob Moschetti (ex-PRO-PAIN, M.O.D.) ...

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BRET MICHAELS' Tour Rider Revealed

The Smoking Gun web site has posted POISON singer Bret Michaels' 2010 tour rider, which includes a request for "6 individual size bottles of 100% orange juice" needed to regulate the diabetic rocker's blood-sugar levels. Other beverages requested for Bret's dressing room include six bottles of cranberry juice, a 12-pack of diet Lipton ...

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UNSUN: 'Home' Video Released

"Home", the new video from UNSUN — the Polish female-fronted gothic metal band led by ex-VADER guitarist Maurycy "Mauser" Stefanowicz — can be viewed below. The clip was directed by Pawel Siedlik and Mateusz Winkiel for Mania Studio. "Home" comes off UNSUN's sophomore album, "Clinic For Dolls", which is scheduled for release on October 11 ...

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WHITECHAPEL: Milwaukee Concert To Be Webcast

On Tuesday, October 19, TheRave.com will be streaming Knoxville, Tennessee death metal band WHITECHAPEL live in concert from The Rave/Eagles Club in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. IMPENDING DOOM, MISS MAY I, OCEANO, and I DECLARE WAR are also scheduled to be part of the show and the live webcast. The worldwide broadcast will begin at 7:30 p.m. ...

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DIAMOND PLATE Signs Worldwide Deal With EARACHE RECORDS

Chicago, Illinois-based thrashers DIAMOND PLATE have inked a worldwide deal with Earache Records. The band's full-length debut will be released in 2011. Formed in 2008, DIAMOND PLATE is a "three-piece high-energy act" which "encapsulates the spirit of the 'Big Four' and has already earned high honors from respected outlets such as Terrorizer magazine, who named ...

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