June 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

RATT Members To Perform With THE BIG BALL STARS In Hollywood

THE BIG BALL STARS, the band featuring John Corabi (MÖTLEY CRÜE, RATT), Bobby Blotzer (RATT), Teddy Zig Zag (GUNS N' ROSES), Robbie Crane (RATT) and Brent Woods (VINCE NEIL), will perform tonight (Friday, June 1) at The Knitting Factory in Hollywood, California. Also scheduled to appear are DIZZY RIDERS, RITUAL HABITS, PROJECT STEIGER, ALESTAR DIGBY ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Bassist Releases Solo Music

ROB ZOMBIE/ex-AMEN/WEDNESDAY 13 bassist Matt Montgomery (a.k.a. Piggy D.) has posted two new tracks on his official MySpace page. The tracks "No One Knows You're Alive" and "Mr. Anxiety" come off Piggy's debut solo album, entitled "The Evacuation Plan", due on July 31. According to a press release, these songs are two of ...

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MNEMIC: Illness Forces Tonight's Concert Cancellation

Danish modern thrashers MNEMIC have cancelled their previously announced June 1 concert at B-Hof in Würzburg, Germany due to a throat infection suffered by the group's singer Guillaume Bideau. NIGHTRAGE and SLOWMOTION APOCALYPSE will play as scheduled and MNEMIC will reschedule their appearance for later this summer. Commented the band: "We apologize to anyone who've ...

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Producer: New AS I LAY DYING Album Is 'Brilliant'

Producer Colin Richardson (MACHINE HEAD, FEAR FACTORY, NAPALM DEATH, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE) has issued the following update: "Just finished mixing the new AS I LAY DYING album in London. It is brilliant, people! Amazing songs all over the place. It's a truly special album and Jordan [Mancino] has to be one the THE best ...

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X-VISION To Support STONE SOUR In France

French metallers X-VISION will support STONE SOUR on June 8 at la Laiterie in Strasbourg, France. Upcoming X-VISION shows: Jun. 02 - Jarny (F-54) - Plein air de Rock (w/ MNEMIC) Jun. 08 - Strasbourg (F-67) - La Laiterie (w/ STONE SOUR) Jun. 21 - Thionville (F-57) - Fête de la musique Jun. 24 - ...

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LIZZY BORDEN: New Album Update

LIZZY BORDEN frontman/namesake has issued the following update: "Well, we finally finished this gigantic epic of a record. Joey Scott and I have been down here in Tampa Florida at Mana recording studios for the past week compiling a few hundred tracks in the (B) room with Brian Elliott. Brian is doing an amazing job ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT Singer To Guest On BBC West Midlands Tomorrow

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT singer Candice Night will be Ben Turner's guest on his radio program on BBC West Midlands tomorrow night (Saturday, June 2) at 11:00 p.m. British time. Tune in as Candice answers the questions BLACKMORE'S NIGHT fans have submitted to Ben. Fans can listen to the Ben Turner broadcast via the Internet by clicking ...

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RUSH: 'Snakes & Arrows' MVI Delayed Again

The release date of the MVI (DVD Album) limited-edition version of RUSH's "Snakes & Arrows" has been pushed back to June 26 due to "a handful of unfortunate yet unavoidable production delays," according to the band. As previously reported, the DVD version contains the entire album in 5.1 surround sound and a 43-minute video documentary ...

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EKTOMORF Confirmed For Hungary's SZIGET FESTIVAL

Hungarian hardcore/thrash metallers EKTOMORF will co-headline the Hammer Stage of the Sziget Festival in Hungary (August 8-15) with SOULFLY. EKTOMORF's latest album, entitled "Outcast", was released in October 2006 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Antfarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, MNEMIC, WITCHERY, RAUNCHY, HIMSA) and features ...

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