October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

CIPHER SYSTEM: New Song, Studio Footage Posted Online

Swedish progressive metallers CIPHER SYSTEM have posted behind-the-scenes video footage from their recent recording sessions at Studio Fredman. Watch the three-and-a-half-minute clip below. The band has also uploaded a new track entitled "Forget to Forgive" to its MySpace page. The song will be included on CIPHER SYSTEM's upcoming second album, which will be ...

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KATAKLYSM To Guest On XM RADIO's 'Hostile Takeover'

Quebec's hyper-blasters KATAKLYSM will host XM Radio's "Hostile Takeover" tomorrow (Thursday, October 2) between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. EST. The band will take a quick break from its current headlining tour to "take over" channel 42 of XM Radio and play all their extreme metal favorites. KATAKLYSM was interviewed by "Angel Of Metal" at ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: 'The Chosen Legacy' Video Available

"The Chosen Legacy", the new video from Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR, can be viewed below. Directed by Tod Junker, produced by Ramzi Abed, along with the visual image filtering of Joachim Luetke, the clip is the third video made in support of the band's latest album, "In Sorte Diaboli". It is also included ...

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TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA: New Session Drummer Announced

Swedish female-fronted experimental extreme metallers TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA have issued the following update: "We would like to announce that because of Todd [Hansen, drums; THE BERZERKER] having to leave to Australia again, we have found a session drummer named Klas Blomgren (MASS EXTINCTION AGENDA) who will fill the seat." TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA was started in 2008 by ...

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BUCKCHERRY: New Video Interview With JOSH TODD Available

Greenville, South Carolina's New Rock 93.3 FM conducted an interview with BUCKCHERRY frontman Josh Todd prior to the band's September 30, 2008 appearance at the station's Birthday Bash 12 event in Clemson, South Carolina. Watch the four-minute chat below. BUCKCHERRY's new album, "Black Butterfly", sold just under 47,000 copies in the United States in its ...

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SHINEDOWN: 'Rockline' Appearance Available For Streaming

Jacksonville, Florida-based hard rock/post-grunge band SHINEDOWN was intereviewed on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Monday, September 15. The program is now available for streaming at this location. SHINEDOWN's "Devour" single recently reached #1 on both the Billboard Active and Mediabase Rock charts. Fresh off of its success, ...

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NEUROSIS Announces First Bands For 'Beyond The Pale'

Long-running Oakland, California-based industrial/alternative/metal pioneers NEUROSIS have announced the first bands for the European version of their "Beyond The Pale" event, to be held on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, Holland as part of the Roadburn festival. They are: THE YOUNG GODS GUAPO AKIMBO: U.S. CHRISTMAS NEUROSIS' Steve Von Till ...

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GLENN HUGHES: New Audio Interview Available

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) was interviewed earlier today (October 1) by Pete Lindblad of Goldmine Radio. You can download the chat as an MP3 audio file at this location. Glenn Hughes' new solo album, "First Underground Nuclear Kitchen (F.U.N.K.)", will receive its official North American release on October 7 ...

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Former BLIND GUARDIAN Drummer Joins SEELENZORN

Former BLIND GUARDIAN/SAVAGE CIRCUS drummer Thomas "Thomen" Stauch has issued the following udapte: "Proudly I'd like to inform you that I'm the new drummer of the German industrial/gothic/rock band SEELENZORN. Their previous drummer has left the band, because of several unknown circumstances in his family. "We've paid attention to each other for the first time ...

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