May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

PESTILENCE Mainman Interviewed In Athens; Video Available

Greek metal webzine Metal Hunter conducted an interview with with Patrick Mameli (guitar, vocals) of the resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE on April 28, 2009 in Athens, Greece. Watch the chat in two parts below. PESTILENCE was forced to cancel its appearance at last weekend's Maryland Deathfest due to the band's detainment ...

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OBSCURA: Footage From NEUROTIC DEATHFEST Available

Fan-filmed video footage of OBSCURA performing the songs "Anticosmic Overload" and "Choir of Spirits" on May 29, 2009 at the Neurotic Deathfest in Tilburg, The Netherlands can be viewed below (courtesy of Natasja Kooiman). "Cosmogenesis", the second full-length album from OBSCURA, sold around 900 copies in the United States in its first week of release, ...

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BRUJERIA To Debut New Material At European Shows

Extreme metallers BRUJERIA — whose current touring lineup includes CARCASS frontman Jeff Walker (a.k.a. El Cynico) on bass, ex-CRADLE OF FILTH drummer Adrian Erdlandsson (a.k.a. El Podrido), and NAPALM DEATH bassist Shane Embury (a.k.a. Hongo) on guitar — have scheduled the following dates: Jun. 02 - Underworld - Camden, UK Jun. 03 - Sala Heineken ...

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GUANO APES: Video Footage Of Sofia Concert Available

The reunited German band GUANO APES played the second show of its comeback tour last night (Saturday, May 30) at Universiada Hall in Sofia, Bulgaria. Video footage of the performance can be viewed below. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. You Can't Stop Me 02. Money & Milk 03. Quietly 04. Do It Again ...

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KATATONIA To Enter Studio Next Month

Guitarist Anders Nyström of Sweden's KATATONIA has issued the following update: "We've been very busy lately writing and completing the material for our eighth studio album and we're proud to announce that KATATONIA will enter the studio this summer, starting in a studio in the south of Sweden with drums courtesy of Daniel [Liljekvist] on ...

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SCOTT WEILAND's Estranged Wife To Publish Memoir In October

Mary Weiland, the estranged wife of STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland, will publish her memoir, "Fall to Pieces", on October 27, 2009 via William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. A description of the book reads as follows: "A visceral, rollercoaster ride inside bipolar disorder, rock 'n' roll, celebrity culture, and the competitive ...

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