October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

FIREWIND Guitarist Issues UK Tour Recap

Guitarist Gus G. of the Greek heavy metal band FIREWIND has issued the following update: "So, we're back from our UK tour! This was a very smooth nine-date run for us and we are very happy with how the whole thing went down! "To start with, we had two killer bands with us: KIUAS and ...

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Rock Out With KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Guitarist

On the September 30, 2008 edition of the "Pyro" show on Norwegian national radio, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz picked the songs to be played during the program's last hour. Adam selected classics from a wide range of bands — from POISON and MÖTLEY CRÜE to CARCASS and DEAD KENNEDYS — and, of course, explained ...

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TRIVIUM: 'Shogun' First-Week Sales Expected In 25K-30K Range

TRIVIUM's new studio album, titled "Shogun", is on track to sell around 25-30,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Hits Daily Double, the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS. The CD follows up "The Crusade", which opened with 31,000 copies in October 2006 to land ...

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DAS SCHEIT: 'Hollow' Video Available

"Hollow", the new video from German gothic metallers DAS SCHEIT, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's new album, "So Far From God… So Close To You", which was released last month via Twilight.. The CD was recorded at Bazement Studio and includes a cover of "Because the Night" (originally composed by ...

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RESURRECTED To Enter Studio Next Week

Long-running German death metallers RESURRECTED have issued the following update: "All the songs for the follow-up [to 2006's] 'Endless Sea of Loss' are finally composed, so we're scheduled to hit Catacomb Productions for the recordings of our sixth album beginning of October. Hazim [Fouad] will start with drum recordings on October 7. The new album ...

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TRIVIUM Guitarist Talks About Covering IRON MAIDEN

TheMetalWeb.com recently conducted an interview with TRIVIUM guitarist Corey Beaulieu. An excerpt from the chat follows below. TheMetalWeb.com: Along with the standard edition of the album, you'll also be releasing a CD/DVD special edition of "Shogun" that includes three bonus tracks, behind the scenes footage and an instructional video. Can you tell us ...

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NORMA JEAN: 'Robots 3, Humans 0' Video Posted Online

"Robots 3, Humans 0", the new video from Atlanta's post-hardcore outfit NORMA JEAN, can be viewed below. The conceptual clip was directed by Daniel Chestnut (Hurley Entertainment) delves into the song's themes of jealousy, confusion and rage. This week, NORMA JEAN will kick off "The Anti Mother Tour" presented by Solid State Records. The six-week ...

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TURMOIL: 'The Process Of' Reissued On Vinyl

WarCrime Records has unveiled the new vinyl reissue of the seminal 1999 hardcore classic "The Process Of" from the Philadelphia band TURMOIL. Widely unavailable and out of print on vinyl prior to this release, "The Process Of" reissue features all-new artwork designed by Orion Landau (CEPHALIC CARNAGE, DEKAPITATOR). "The Process Of" is limited to 600 ...

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