December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

BEHEMOTH To Tour Australia With JOB FOR A COWBOY, GOATWHORE

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will return to Australia in April 2010 as part of a co-headlining tour with Arizona's JOB FOR A COWBOY. Also appearing on the bill is GOATWHORE. The dates are as follows: April 12 - Capitol, Perth, AUS April 13 - Fowlers Live, Adelaide, AUS April 14 - Billboard, Melbourne, AUS April ...

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LITA FORD Gets In The Spirit With ALICE COOPER

'80s hard rock queen Lita Ford is confirmed to perform at the original shock rocker Alice Cooper's ninth annual Christmas Pudding concert on December 18 at Dodge Theater in Phoenix, Arizona. Also on the bill are Cooper himself, along with ROGER CLYNE & THE PEACEMAKERS, TWISTED SISTER's Dee Snider, "American Idol" contestant and valley native ...

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POISONBLACK, KYLESA Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

POISONBLACK and KYLESA have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 19-21, 2010 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BEHEMOTH DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER HYPOCRISY KYLESA OBITUARY ORPHANED LAND POISONBLACK SEPULTURA SUBWAY TO SALLY For more information, go ...

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REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE Performs In São Paulo; Video Available

REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE members Timo Tolkki (guitar; ex-STRATOVARIUS), Gus Monsanto (vocals) and Bruno Agra (drums) were joined by guest musicians Andria Busic (bass) and Fabrizio Di Sarno (keyboards) for a special one-off concert at the Blackmore Rock Bar in São Paulo, Brazil on November 22, 2009 to celebrate the release of REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE's "Age of Aquarius" ...

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STRYPER Frontman's Son Discusses FLIGHT PATTERNS Band

Eric Blair of "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet Jr. — son of STRYPER frontman Michael Sweet — and bassist Shane Perry of the Boston-based quintet FLIGHT PATTERNS. Watch the chat below. Emerging into the music scene by way of a full U.S. tour, FLIGHT PATTERNS ...

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IRON FIRE Parts Ways With Guitarist

Danish metallers IRON FIRE have parted ways with guitarist Marc Masters (FORCENTURY). The band states, "In the end, Marc did not have the dedication to the band that we need, but there are no bad feelings involved in his departure and we wish him the best of luck in the future. "It's now been almost ...

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