June 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

FASTER PUSSYCAT Frontman Slams Former Bandmates For Starting Their Own Version Of Group

Blasting-Zone.com recently conducted a brief interview with notoriously outspoken FASTER PUSSYCAT frontman Taime Downe. Several excerpts follow: Blasting-Zone.com: Why was there such a significant length of time between official releases? Taime: "Well, there wasn't a band. We didn't start playing together again until 2001. I have been doing PIGFACE and THE NEWLYDEADS since ...

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H.I.M.: New 'Venus Doom' Release Date Revealed

Finnish goth metallers H.I.M. have reportedly set September 4 as the new release date for their follow-up to 2005's "Dark Light", entitled "Venus Doom". The band's sixth studio CD was recorded at the Finnvox facility in Helsinki with producer Tim Palmer and was mixed in California. H.I.M. frontman Ville Valo recently told MTV.com ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE: First German Show To Be Filmed For TV

SONIC SYNDICATE's June 21 performance in Köln, Germany as part of the WDR TV network's "Rockpalast" series will be filmed, to be broadcast at some point in the future. As previously reported, SONIC SYNDICATE has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 64 with its sophomore CD, "Only Inhuman" — an impressive feat ...

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MANDY LION Reveals Touring Band

Vocalist Mandy Lion (WWIII, WICKED ALLIANCE) has revealed the lineup of his touring band for the upcoming dates that are scheduled to take place later this month. It is as follows: Mandy Lion - Vocals Rick Plester - Guitar Jon Purpura (DRIVEN BY HATE) - Bass Pete Holmes (MSG, TED NUGENT, IAN GILLAN) - Drums ...

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ANTHRAX Members To Jam With WHITFIELD CRANE In New York City

ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Frank Bello will perform with Whitfield Crane (ANOTHER ANIMAL, ex-UGLY KID JOE, LIFE OF AGONY, MEDICATION) at Retox, the New York City club co-owned by Ian, on Thursday, June 14. Retox (511 West 28th Street) was opened by Ian and club owner Mike Diamond, who started Snitch, Pangaea and ...

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