September 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEGURA BUNGET Records New Song For CODE666 RECORDS Compilation

NEGURA BUNGET, the Romanian band that incorporates elements of black metal, progressive metal, folk metal and dark ambient, has recorded a new song for inclusion on Code666 Records' compilation "Better Undead Than Alive II". Entitled "Cumpana (Balance/Ordeal)", the track was laid down at Negura MUSIC studio and is the first composition to be written by ...

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EDENBRIDGE Begins Recording New Album

Austrian female-fronted symphonic metal band EDENBRIDGE has issued the following update: "Recordings for our seventh studio album have begun last weekend at Wild One Studios in Vienna. Max [Pointner] has hammered his drum takes on tape respectively hard disc in unbelievable one and a half days and the results are simply fantastic! "We will continue ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Perform At SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL

Rock legend OZZY OSBOURNE will now be opening AND closing the second annual Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF), set for September 10-12. The three-day festival will kick off when Ozzy is honored at a tribute event Thursday, September 10 at the House of Blues and then Ozzy will perform the festival's final set Saturday, September ...

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IN THIS MOMENT Announces 'A Winter To Remember' Headlining Tour

Southern California's IN THIS MOMENT will embark on a massive, headlining, North American tour dubbed "A Winter To Remember" this fall. The trek, which kicks off on November 2, features a very diverse list of supporting acts, including IN FEAR AND FAITH, AGRACEFUL and MOTIONLESS IN WHITE. Commented guitarist Chris Howorth: "We just finished nine ...

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Legendary NIRVANA Gig To Shine On Upcoming Release

According to The Pulse of Radio, NIRVANA's legendary August 30, 1992 headlining appearance at the U.K.'s Reading festival will make its official debut on CD and DVD on November 3, followed by a vinyl edition on November 17. Titled "Nirvana Live At Reading", the set will come as both a separate CD and DVD, as ...

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RAMMSTEIN To Release 'Pussy' Single

RAMMSTEIN, the Berlin, Germany-based industrial metal sextet well known for its controversial and fiery live performances, will release a new single, "Pussy", on September 18. It will be made available a two-song digipack, also featuring the track "Rammlied" as the B-side. A video for "Pussy" was recently shot with renowned Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund, who ...

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ELVENKING: Italian Dates Announced

Italian folk metallers ELVENKING have scheduled the following dates: Oct. 08 - Urban - Perugia, Italy Oct. 16 - Motorockas - Mozzate, Como, Italy Dec. 20 - Soundtrack - Arcene, Bergamo, Italy ELVENKING released an acoustic album, "Two Tragedy Poets (...And A Caravan Of Weird Figures)", in Europe on November 14, 2008 via AFM Records. ...

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OPETH To Play Israel In November

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH will perform at the Hall 11A Exhibition Grounds in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 10. Austria's Stormbringer.at webzine conducted an interview with OPETH guitarist/vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt at this year's Brutal Assault festival, which was held August 6-8, 2009 in Pevnost, Josefov, Czech Republic. Watch the chat below. OPETH will ...

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KRUGER Preparing To Enter Studio

Swiss noise-mongers KRUGER will enter the studio later this month to begin recording their new album for a spring 2010 release via France's Listenable Records. According to the label, the new CD "should contain shellacking mid-paced grooves with epic double-kick assaults while bourbon-soaked microphone screams reply to thick riffing wreckage. " KRUGER's third album "Redemption ...

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