May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

In The Studio With KAMELOT's CASEY GRILLO

Zildjian has uploaded a four-minute video clip in which KAMELOT drummer Casey Grillo plays his kit in studio and shows the versatility of his set-up. Check it out below. Originally from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Grillo has, over the last twenty years developed into one of the most admired, respected and versatile drummers playing anywhere in ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: 'Harakiri' Cover Art Unveiled

"Harakiri", the new studio album from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian, will be released July 10 on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. The official lyric video for the first single, "Figure It Out", is available below. Also available is the CD cover art. "Harakiri", a Japanese word meaning ritual suicide, is the follow-up ...

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NIKKI SIXX's Radio Show Moves To Mornings In Dallas

97.1 The Eagle KEGL-FM and Premiere Networks have announced that "Sixx Sense With Nikki Sixx" will move to mornings, effective Monday, May 7. "Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx" will broadcast a customized show for Dallas – Ft. Worth listeners weekday mornings from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Host Nikki Sixx, who joined The Eagle's lineup ...

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GODSMACK: Video Interview With SULLY ERNA, SHANNON LARKIN

Orlando, Florida radio station 101.1 WJRR conducted an interview with GODSMACK guitarist/vocalist Sully Erna and drummer Shannon Larkin when the band performed at Earthday Birthday 19 at Tinker Field in Orlando, Florida on April 14. You can now watch the chat below. GODSMACK will unleash its first-ever live album, "Live & Inspired", on May 15 ...

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KITTIE: New Video Interview With MORGAN LANDER

Groovey of Colorado Music Buzz & Entertainment conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Morgan Lander of Canadian metallers KITTIE on May 1 at Moe's Original BBQ in Denver, Colorado. You can now watch the chat below. KITTIE recently parted ways with bassist Ivy Vujic and was rejoined by Trish Doan. Doan was previously with the band ...

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QUIET RIOT: Boca Raton Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of QUIET RIOT's April 20 performance at the Sunset Cove Amphitheatre in Boca Raton, Florida can be seen below. QUIET RIOT in March recruited Scott Vokoun as its new lead singer. The band played several shows in early February with ex-MONTROSE vocalist Keith St. John following the departure of Mark Huff. QUIET ...

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VINCE NEIL Performs 'Piece Of Your Action' In Chicago (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil and his solo band performing the CRÜE classic "Piece Of Your Action" on April 27 at Cubby Bear in Chicago, Illinois can be seen below. Neil's live backing band continues to consist of bassist Dana Strum and Jeff Blando (both of SLAUGHTER) and drummer Zoltan Chaney. ...

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ANATHEMA: 'Weather Systems' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Weather Systems", the new album from the U.K. atmospheric rock band ANATHEMA, sold around 1,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 22 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who ...

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