March 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

ROB ZOMBIE Doesn't Like Playing Lots Of New Songs Live

The Pulse of Radio reports: Don't ever expect Rob Zombie to jump on the current trend of playing an entire album from start to finish in concert. According to Noisecreep, the singer and filmmaker doesn't even like to play more than a handful of new songs live, saying, "You can only play so many — ...

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STORMLORD Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Italian extreme epic metal act STORMLORD has parted ways with guitarist Pierangelo Giglioni and has replaced him with Andrea Angelini (STICK IT OUT, WITHATE). The group states, "We know [Andrea] since a long time, we like his bands and we already had a sort of collaboration back in 2002, on Francesco [Bucci; bass] and David ...

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HATE AMMO To Release 'Rise Up' Digital Single

HATE AMMO — the Umeå, Sweden-based band featuring members of NAGLFAR, ASSAILANT, LIVE ELEPHANT, THOSE WHO BRING THE TORTURE and BONE GNAWER — will release a new single, "Rise Up", "on all digital platforms" on March 15. HATE AMMO's forthcoming debut album, for which a release date has not yet been announced, will feature the ...

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THE HAUNTED Confirmed For Germany's ROCKHARZ OPEN AIR

Swedish metallers THE HAUNTED have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Rockharz Open Air festival, set to take place July 8-10 at Flugplatz in Ballenstedt/Harz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BLACK MESSIAH BURNING SKIES DARK AGE DEICIDE DELAIN DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER DORO EISBRECHER END OF GREEN ENSIFERUM EQUILIBRIUM EXCREMENTORY ...

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ACCEPT To Play Series Of 'Secret Small Gigs' In Europe

Following their eagerly awaited return to the live stage at the almost-sold-out Gramercy Theatre in New York City, reformed heavy metal legends ACCEPT will be heading to Europe to perform special shows in carefully handpicked venues in various European capitals! ACCEPT has chosen to play these publicity concerts in small, intimate settings to get close ...

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EVILE: 'Cemetery Gates' Digital-Only Single Available Now

British thrashers EVILE have released a digital-only single of the band's cover of PANTERA's "Cemetery Gates". EVILE recorded "Cemetery Gates" in 2009 for a special Metal Hammer "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) tribute album. Tragically, it was also the last song the band recorded with its late bassist, Mike Alexander. "Cemetery Gates" is available now ...

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