September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

METALLICA To Play 'Intimate' Show For BBC RADIO 1

According to NME.com, METALLICA will play an intimate show exclusively for BBC Radio 1 on Sunday, September 14. The show, which will be held at the BBC Radio Theatre, will be broadcast on BBC Radio 1 the following day (Monday, September 15) at 9:00 p.m. (BST). Tickets will be given away randomly to fans who ...

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CHRIS CAFFERY Writing Material For RIPPER OWENS' Solo Album

Guitarist Chris Caffery (SAVATAGE, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) has revealed in a posting on his MySpace page that he is going to lay down some lead guitar with producer Bob Kulick for singer Tim "Ripper" Owens' (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) forthcoming "solo CD." Caffery writes, "This I am very excited for. I wrote ...

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SEVENTH CALLING: New Tour Dates Announced

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based metallers SEVENTH CALLING have lined up the following dates: Sep. 24 - Backstage Lounge - Gainesville, FL Sep. 25 - Club Underground - Jacksonville, FL Sep. 26 - State Theatre - Tampa, FL Nov. 06 - Dingbatz - Clifton, NJ Nov. 07 - The Haunt - Yonkers, NY Nov. 08 - Sterling Hotel ...

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SMASHING PUMPKINS To Debut New Single Via 'Guitar Hero World Tour'

The SMASHING PUMPKINS arecoming to Activision Publishing, Inc.'s Guitar Hero World Tour in a ground-breaking way as the band will debut their new single "G.L.O.W." exclusively in the game. This marks the first time a band has recorded a new song exclusively for the franchise which will be released afterwards, giving Guitar Hero fans exclusive ...

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ORANGE GOBLIN Signs With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

British doomsters ORANGE GOBLIN have inked a deal with Candlelight Records. Commented ORANGE GOBLIN's Ben Ward: "The number of vastly successful bands on the Candlelight roster is testament to the quality and the hard work that everyone involved in the label has shown us and we are very excited about settling down in a new ...

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