December 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

CORNERSTONE Hoping To Release New Album Next Year

CORNERSTONE, the Danish/British melodic metal band featuring YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/ex-RAINBOW frontman Doogie White and ex-ROYAL HUNT bassist Steen Mogensen, has issued the following update: "Once again we want to thank you for your continued support, patience and good humour. The lack of information about what the band is doing is because until recently we were not ...

Read more

SIXX: A.M.'s 'Life Is Beautiful' Named 'Rock' Song Of The Year

SIXX: A.M.'s hit single "Life is Beautiful" has been named the No. 1 "rock" song of 2008 by Mediabase, which is said to be Nielsen BDS' prime competitor in the field of electronic airplay monitoring. Each year, Mediabase releases its year-end charts featuring the most played songs, artists and record labels of the past twelve ...

Read more

More CHUCK SCHULDINER Tribute Concerts Announced

Five more tribute concerts to late DEATH/CONTROL DENIED mastermind Chuck Schuldiner have been announced: ** Dec. 27 - Bogota, Colombia - Club Gotica Chuck Schuldiner Memorial Fest 2008 with SYMBOLIC and others, special guest: Steve DiGiorgio ** Dec. 20 - Izhevsk, Russia - U-Dance Club Hellmark Blast III: In Memory Of Chuck Schuldiner with MENSTRUAL ...

Read more

SEPULTURA: Two New Songs Available For Streaming

Two new SEPULTURA songs — "The Treatment" and "We've Lost You" — are available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. Brazil's SEPULTURA is a prime example of an intelligent thrash metal act whose powerful compositions continue to tackle exciting and ingenious subjects. 1996 saw the band devote its landmark release "Roots" to ...

Read more