September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

IT BITES Signs With INSIDEOUT MUSIC

InsideOut Music has announced the signing of the British band IT BITES. The group's new studio album, "The Tall Ships", will be released on September 29. IT BITES formed in Cumbria in the early 1980s and achieved chart success in 1986 with its top 10 UK hit single "Calling All The Heroes". The band released ...

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NIGHTWISH: Montreal Photos Posted Online

MetalUniverse.net has posted high-quality photos of NIGHTWISH's September 1, 2008 sold-out performance in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. NIGHTWISH has just released a digital-only collection of demos and B-sides titled "The Sound of Nightwish Reborn", available through all digital service providers. This release, which clocks in at nearly 70 minutes of music, retains "must-have" status ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Rocks WWE's 'Unforgiven'

Grammy Award winners and hard rock legends MOTÖRHEAD have been enlisted to provide their new song "Rock Out" as the official theme music for World Wrestling Entertainment's September pay-per-view event "Unforgiven". "Rock Out" is the lead track off MOTÖRHEAD's new album "Motörizer". Beginning Monday, August 18, "Rock Out" has been heard on all WWE television ...

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MACHINE HEAD Interviewed At KERRANG! AWARDS: Video Available

Katie Parsons of Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with MACHIHE HEAD's Robb Flynn and Dave McClain at the 2008 Kerrang! Awards, held on Thursday, August 21 in London, England. Watch the two-minute chat below. Hosted by ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian, Kerrang! Awards saw METALLICA collect the Kerrang! Inspiration gong, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE inducted to ...

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TWISTED SISTER: Footage From ROCK THE BAYOU Festival Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of TWISTED SISTER's September 1, 2008 performance at the Rock The Bayou festival in Houston, Texas can be viewed below (clips uploaded by YouTube user "TxAngel618"). TWISTED SISTER singer Dee Snider recently confirmed rumors that the band's "A Twisted Christmas" concept will make its way to Broadway. Speaking to Ralph Sutton of ...

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IRONSWORD Prepares To Release 'Overlords Of Chaos'

Portugal's "barbaric metal" trio IRONSWORD will storm back to the metal scene at the end of this month with the release of its third full-length offering, "Overlords of Chaos", via Shadow Kingdom Records. According to a press release, the new CD "continues on with their heavy metal crusade, much more intense and lethal than their ...

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