February 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

LIVING SACRIFICE: 'The Infinite Order' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Infinite Order", the new album from the reunited Little Rock, Arkansas-based Christian death/thrash/metalcore band LIVING SACRIFICE, sold around 2,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 4 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing ...

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FOZZY: 'Chasing The Grail' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Chasing The Grail", the new album from FOZZY — the band featuring WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho and STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich "The Duke" Ward — sold around 2,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 6 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, ...

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KING DIAMOND Drummer To Guest On VIOLENT STORM Album

Drummer Matt Thompson (KING DIAMOND, SHAOLIN DEATH SQUAD, AGHORA) will make a guest appearance on VIOLENT STORM's upcoming album titled "Back Against The Wall". A single is expected to be out by late February 2010, accompanied by a surprise cover song. VIOLENT STORM is the band formed by ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/BLACKMORE'S NIGHT bassist Mick Cervino. The ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Bassist BLASKO To Play with TAINTSTICK In Hollywood

OZZY OSBOURNE/ex-ROB ZOMBIE bassist Rob "Blasko" Nicholson will take the stage tonight (Wednesday, February 3) alongside Jason Ellis' band TAINTSTICK for a special rendition of the OZZY classic "Crazy Train". This will be a special event that TAINTSTICK is taking part in which will take place the Crazy Girls in Hollywood, California. Tickets for the ...

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MEGADETH: New Song Part Of 'Huge Project'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has issued the following update: "For the last few weeks I have been telling you about a huge project coming up. Well, yesterday I submitted our work for approval and it was approved, so very soon we will be able to say 'what' this very big announcement is. Rest assured it ...

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KITTIE Interviewed In London; Video Available

Graham Roberts of SoundShock.co.uk conducted an interview with Morgan Lander (vocals, guitar) and Tara McLeod (guitar) of the Canadian all-girl metal band KITTIE when the group played the Camden Underworld in London, England on January 23, 2010. Watch the chat below. KITTIE's latest album, "In The Black", sold around 3,400 copies in the ...

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IHSAHN Interviewed On 'Black Night Meditations'; Audio Available

Former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn was interviewed last week on WSCA 106.1 FM's "Black Night Meditations" show. Topics discussed include Ihashn's new solo album, "After"; songwriting; album promotion; live performance and recording; EMPEROR worship; and more. The 45-minute discussion is now available for streaming using the audio player below. "Black Night Meditations" is a four-hour show ...

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