October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

Original AC/DC Singer To Guest On 'Maximum Threshold'

Original AC/DC singer Dave Evans will guest on this Saturday's (October 4) edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show at 8:00 p.m. EST. "Maximum Threshold" is an Internet radio show dedicated to presenting up-and-coming hard rock bands and successful bands as well as interviews, news and music reviews. It is syndicated on 10 stations. To hear ...

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GENE SIMMONS: 'When I Look In The Mirror, I Think I'm Really Handsome'

Hollywood.TV has posted video footage of KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons and his longtime live-in girlfriend Shannon Tweed having lunch at Prego in Beverly Hills, California. Watch the three-minute clip below. In other news, Simmons spoke at the Entrepreneurs Organization in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on Monday, September 29, 2008. A few excerpts from his speech follow ...

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DETHKLOK: New Video Interview With BRENDON SMALL Available

Joyce Chow of MBN at Gibson in Beverly Hills, California recently conducted an interview with Brendon Small of DETHKLOK — the stars of the animated Cartoon Network "Adult Swim" program "Metalocalypse". Watch the 10-minute chat below. DETHKLOK took part in a 28-city headlining tour this past summer with support from CHIMAIRA and SOILENT GREEN. The ...

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BRUTAL TRUTH To Enter Studio Next Week

Reunited seminal grindcore/extreme metal outfit BRUTAL TRUTH will enter Watchmen Studios in Lockport, New York on October 6 to begin recording its new album for an early 2009 release. The band has written 24 new songs for the CD, including "Grind Fidelity", "Evolution Through Revolution" and "Detached". BRUTAL TRUTH will have its live mini-album, "For ...

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DRACONIAN's JOHAN ERICSON To Release New DOOM:VS Album

Firebox Records has set an October 20 release date for the new album from DOOM:VS, the Swedish one-man project featuring DRACONIAN's Johan Ericson. Entitled "Dead Words Speak", the CD was written and recorded by Johan himself at the DRACONIAN rehearsal room. With a more heavy approach regarding the sound than previous efforts, the music is ...

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MACHINE HEAD Replaces LAMB OF GOD At METALLICA's Los Angeles Shows

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will serve as main support for METALLICA at both Los Angeles shows on December 17 and December 18 at The Forum. They will replace the previously announced main-support act LAMB OF GOD, who was famously banned from playing the church-owned Forum in 2005 because church leaders were offended ...

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MORTIFICATION To Enter Studio Next Month

Steve Rowe of the Australian Christian metallers MORTIFICATION has issued the following update: "It has been a busy time with new drummer Dave Kilgallon here as we rehearse for this week's 'Live Humanitarian' DVD launches in Melbourne and at the Black Stump Festival in Sydney. We have been practising the set list and also beginning ...

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