September 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

MEGADETH: New York City, Providence Concert Footage Available

Brand new fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH performing on its current "Tour of Duty" in the United States can be viewed below. MEGADETH kicked off its U.S. headlining tour on September 4 in Anchorage, Alaska. The trek will take the band through 24 U.S. cites ending up in Norfolk Virginia on October 6. Support on ...

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THE FIRSTBORN To Enter Studio In January

Portugal's avantgarde extremists THE FIRSTBORN will enter Foel Studio in Wales in January 2008 to begin recording their new album, "The Noble Search". The studio, an old analogue facility established in 1974 (where names such as HAWKWIND, OZRIC TENTACLES, BLUE CHEER, NAPALM DEATH and more recently PRIMORDIAL have recorded), was chosen to capture the organic ...

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SEVENDUST Offering 'Premium Packages' On Upcoming Tour

SEVENDUST, in conjunction with Ticketmaster, is offering a "once-in-a-lifetime" additional purchase option to the typical concert experience. Purchasers can obtain a "Premium Package" containing a concert ticket to the event, DVD and Compact Disc or digital download of SEVENDUST's new album "Retrospective 2" delivered to their home on or just after the official retail release ...

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GAIA EPICUS Working On New Music

Norwegian power metallers GAIA EPICUS have issued the following update: "After a small break, we are now ready to get things moving again. Thomas [C. Hansen, guitar] has been busy with his solo album which will be released next month, but he has also had time to make new GAIA songs. In fact the songs ...

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Signed METALLICA Guitar Auctioned For VH1 Save The Music Foundation

A Gibson guitar signed by METALLICA was among the items auctioned on Thursday, September 20 as part of the VH1 Save The Music Foundation 10th anniversary gala, which celebrated ten years of successfully restoring music education programs in public schools across the country. The event, hosted by Maria Menounos, featured performances by John Mayer, Jon ...

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'Hard Rock Park' To Open In May

According to the New York Times, the Hard Rock Park, which organizers call the world's first rock 'n' roll theme park, is scheduled to open in May in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The centerpiece will be "Led Zeppelin — the Ride", a 155-foot-tall steel roller coaster. Jimmy Page named the ride himself and picked ...

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