April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

SHINEDOWN Will Take Its Time Making Next Album

Even though SHINEDOWN has about 30 tracks in various stages of pre-production for the band's fourth album, singer Brent Smith told Billboard.com on Monday (April 26) that fans shouldn't expect to hear a follow-up to 2008's "The Sound Of Madness" until late 2011. Why the delay? Smith explained it to The Pulse of Radio: "You ...

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WE ARE THE FALLEN: Headlining Dates Announced

WE ARE THE FALLEN, the group formed by EVANESCENCE co-founder Ben Moody (guitar) and other former members — John LeCompt (guitar) and Rocky Gray (drums) — along with "American Idol" powerhouse vocalist Carly Smithson and bassist Marty O'Brien (DISTURBED, KELLY CLARKSON, STATIC-X, METHODS OF MAYHEM,TOMMY LEE) — has announced the details for its first headlining ...

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COURTNEY LOVE Lashes Back At BILLY CORGAN

According to The Pulse of Radio, Courtney Love lashed back at SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman Billy Corgan on Twitter, one day after Corgan slammed the HOLE singer for being an irresponsible mother and talentless songwriter. The feud apparently stemmed from a dispute over the use of songs that the pair wrote together on the new HOLE ...

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JOHN 5: Best Buy Signing Sessions Announced

ROB ZOMBIE/ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5 has announced a couple of signing sessions at Best Buy stores. Both of these events start at 5:30 p.m. and you will get a free poster with purchase. The details are as follows: May 11 Best Buy 4540 Maine Ave Se Rochester, MN 55904 Phone: 507-280-1239 May 13 Best ...

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ICED EARTH Signs New Worldwide Deal With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

U.S. metallers ICED EARTH have signed a new worldwide deal with Century Media Records. This new partnership sees the band rejoining forces with the label that released the legendary albums "The Dark Saga" and "Something Wicked This Way Comes" as well as all of the early ICED EARTH albums. In addition to ICED EARTH, Century ...

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SLASH: 'By The Sword' Video Released

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash's video for the song "By The Sword" can be viewed below (courtesy of Ultimate-Guitar.com). The clip was filmed April 3 and April 4 in the Los Angeles area. Anyone could participate in the filming process as a part of the concert crowd. Photos from the video shoot are available ...

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ANGER AS ART To Release 'Live Dissent' DVD Next Month

Los Angeles thrashers ANGER AS ART are putting the finishing touches on a concert DVD, "Live Dissent", featuring footage from the February 21, 2010 concert at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California, clips of the band on tour in Europe and in the USA, and a segment of the recording process for the "Disfigure" ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Signs With PEACEVILLE RECORDS

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH will release their new album in October via Peaceville Records on the band's own AbraCadaver imprint. The group — consisting of Dani Filth on vocals, Paul Allender and James McIlroy on guitar, David Pybus on bass, Martin Skaroupka on drums and Ashley Ellyllon on keyboards — will enter Monkey ...

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