November 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

TRUE WIDOW Signs With KEMADO RECORDS

TRUE WIDOW, the Dallas-based trio known for creating hauntingly beautiful heavy music, has signed to New York-based Kemado Records. The band's new album is scheduled for a March 2011 release. TRUE WIDOW, comprised of singer/guitar player DH Phillips, singer/bass player Nicole Estill and drummer Slim Texas, has described its music as "stonegaze" while numerous outlets ...

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Legendary Heavy Metal Club L'AMOUR Subject Of New Book

Arguably the most famous heavy metal venue in the world, the history of the New York venue L'Amour has now been documented in print form. "Rock Capital of Brooklyn", a large, hardcover coffee-table style tome jammed with over 1,000 full-color photographs, ticket stubs and memorabilia from the noted heavy metal nightclub, is set to be ...

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MORBID ANGEL Confirmed For U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Florida-based death metal veterans MORBID ANGEL have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 12-14, 2011 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, United Kingdom. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IMMORTAL MORBID ANGEL RHAPSODY OF FIRE TRIPTYKON The Bloodstock Open Air heavy metal festival ...

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TARJA TURUNEN To Embark On Tour Of Finnish Churches

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen will take part in a unique Christmas tour 2010 with well-known Finnish musicians — Kalevi Kiviniemi, Marzi Nyman and Markku Krohn. They will perform in churches in Oulu, Lahti, Kuopio, Pori and Keuruu. The Artistic Director of the concerts is Kalevi Kiviniemi and the concerts are organized by Rowan3 Productions. ...

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STAM1NA: 'Yhdeksän Tien Päät' Video Released

"Yhdeksän Tien Päät", the new video from Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new collection of old demo recordings which were originally "self-released" on cassette tape or CD-R format before the band signed a deal with Sakara Records. Entitled "Vanhaa Paskaa" (which literally translates to "old shit"), ...

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JOE SATRIANI Talks About His Live Rig (Video)

Marshall Amplification teamed up with LickLibrary.com and got the opportunity to catch up with guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani before his gig at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, England. Joe talked in detail about his beloved modded JVM410H and the settings and footcontrollers he uses for his live show. Check out the footage below. "Black Swans ...

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TOMBS: 'Course Of Empire' Track Streaming

Brooklyn, New York's TOMBS will release a 14-track collection of early material, tracks from the band's split with PLANKS, and previously unreleased demos on November 9 via Relapse. Entitled "Fear Is The Weapon", the set will be strictly limited to a one-time pressing of 1,000 copies and will be made available through Relapse

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