September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

VALBORG Writing New Material

Germany's atmospheric/death metal/rock band VALBORG, which will release its debut album, "Glorification Of Pain", on Vendlus Records this November, has already started to rehearse material for the follow-up, "Crown of Sorrow", due out sometime in 2009. Commented the band: "We are rehearsing the new material for 'Crown of Sorrow' with Florian Toyka on drums. Florian ...

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ALICE COOPER: Still Censored After All These Years

Alice Cooper, appearing on CBS-TV's "Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson" last night (Monday, September 29), was the victim, yet again, of corporate meddling in his rock 'n' roll. It's called censorship and Cooper, currently promoting his "Along Came A Spider" (SPV) album, has met this particular beast numerous times during his 40-year career. The ...

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SLIPKNOT's MICK THOMSON Answers Fan Questions

SLIPKNOT guitarist Mick Thomson recently answered several questions for the readers of UK's Kerrang! magazine. A couple of excerpts from the question-and-answer session follow below. Q: What inspired your mask design? Mick: Nothing. I had my original latex hockey mask way back and then my leather one and I was using those designs ...

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TURMOIL Frontman Quits

According to Lambgoat.com, vocalist Jon Gula has left the Philadelphia hardcore/metal band TURMOIL. TURMOIL signed with Eulogy Recordings in February 2007 and is said to be nearly done recording a new full-length album, which previously had a working title of "The International Language of...". Commented Gula: "TURMOIL has been a big part of ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Berserker Hot Sauces Available

Zakk Wylde (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) has teamed up with Blair's Hot Sauces to present a new line of four premium Berserker Hot Sauces: Shot To Hell, Stronger Than Death, Sonic Brew and Original. Made with only the finest (and hottest) ingredients, these intensely flavorful sauces add bite to your favorite dishes. All bottles ...

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