May 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SYSTEMATIC Announces San Francisco Reunion Show

SYSTEMATIC, the Bay Area hard rockers and former protgs of METALLICA's Lars Ulrich, have announced a headlining show on August 20 at Slim's in San Francisco. The concert will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the "Somewhere In Between" album and will feature the band's original lineup of Tim Narducci, Adam Ruppel, Nick St Denis and ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Footage From Belgian 'Warm-Up' Concert Available

Former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE frontman Blaze Bayley and his solo band played a "secret" warm-up show on May 12, 2011 at De Verlichte Geest in Roeselare, Belgium to prepare for their upcoming festival appearances. Check out video footage of the performance below. Blaze's band at the show consisted of the following musicians: Blaze ...

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Global Chat With KISS Recognized As New Guinness World Record

Ortsbo.com, subsidiary of Intertainment Media Inc., the social-media, real-time, language translation platform, hosted chat event KISS Live & Global representing 92 nationalities from around the world, setting a Guinness World Record mark for "Most Nationalities In An Online Chat." The chat was conducted with Paul Stanley and business partner and spokesperson Gene Simmons, both members ...

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'Long Live Bon' Tribute Concerts To Kick Off This Weekend

Ronald Belford "Bon" Scott died 31 years ago, February 19 1980 aged 33. It seems impossible to believe this much-loved icon has been gone for more than three decades when his legacy, his influence on rock and his presence remains so strong. You never need an excuse to celebrate the incredible music of the Bon ...

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TEXTURES: New Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Dutch progressive metallers TEXTURES recently entered Split Second Sound studios in Amsterdam to begin recording their fourth album for a fall release via Nuclear Blast Records. The as-yet-untitled CD is being produced by TEXTURES guitar player Jochem Jacobs, who helmed all of the band's previous albums. The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes ...

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NIGHTWISH: 'Imaginarium' Album/Movie Update

Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH are not only putting finishing touches to its new album, "Imaginarium", but also planning a movie of the same name. If all goes well, the CD will be released in early 2012, to be followed by the movie at some point further down the line. The first single off the album ...

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