June 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

VELVET REVOLVER Confirmed For LIVE 8 Concert In London

VELVET REVOLVER have been confirmed for the Live 8 London concert on July 2 in Hyde Park. A total of five enormous, free concerts will be held July 2 in Philadelphia, London, Paris, Berlin and Rome, according to the Washington Post. The extravaganza, which is being organized by Bob Geldof, who 20 years ago put ...

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Former STATUS QUO Drummer's Rockin' School

Ben Clover of the Wimbledon Post has issued the following report: Kids don't normally need any help making a racket. But when the former drummer with rock giants STATUS QUO dropped into Poplar Primary School, Morden, to give some expert tuition, it could have been a scene from the film, "School of Rock". Jeff Rich ...

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LILLIAN AXE Guitarist To Guest On EXTREME RADIO

LILLIAN AXE guitarist Steve Blaze will be appearing on the Si Stud's three-year anniversary show on Extreme Radio. The show will air on Friday, June 3 starting at 10:00 p.m. EST and on Sunday, June 5 starting at 9:00 p.m. EST. This show is over four hours and 30 minutes long. Steve's interview will be ...

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MARDUK: 'Dark Endless' Album Reissued With Bonus Tracks

Swedish black metallers MARDUK have posted the following message on their official web site: "It has been known to us that Black Lodge/Sound Pollution or whatever they like to call themselves are going to re issue the classic MARDUK 'Dark Endless' album without owning the copyright or anything whatsoever regarding that album. Therfore Blooddawn [MARDUK's ...

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Injuries Force THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN Show Cancellations

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN have been forced to cancel part of their upcoming tour due to numerous injuries within the band. Guitarist Brian Benoit, who underwent major surgery last December, aggravated his shoulder on their last American tour. The band, with Brian's blessing, recruited ex-FENIX TX guitarist James Love to fill in for all live ...

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