August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

BLACK VEIL BRIDES To Release New EP

Vocalist Andy Biersack of Los Angeles theatrical rockers BLACK VEIL BRIDES has revealed to Artisan News that the band will release a new EP in early 2012 prior to entering the studio to begin recording a new full-length CD. He said (see video below), "We're gonna be putting out an EP, hopefully around the first ...

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DEF LEPPARD Frontman Interviewed On 'The Bob & Tom Show' (Audio)

DEF LEPPARD frontman Joe Elliott was recently interviewed by Bob Kevoian and Tom Griswold of "The Bob & Tom Show", a comedy-based, nationally syndicated morning radio program that airs on more than 150 stations across the country. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. Elliott recently slammed a fan who ...

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CHICKENFOOT: 'Big Foot' Video To Debut Tomorrow

"Big Foot", the new video from CHICKENFOOT the hard rock supergroup featuring Sammy Hagar, Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith will make its online debut tomorrow (Tuesday, August 30). CHICKENFOOT has made it official: veteran drummer Kenny Aronoff will sit behind the kit on the road while Chad Smith tours with his main band, ...

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Former BULLETBOYS Drummer Killed In Car Crash

Former BULLETBOYS drummer John Paul Giosa (a.k.a. Johnny G) was killed in a car accident on Sunday in Westchester, California at the age of 42. Giosa veered his black 1998 Volkswagen Beetle off the northbound San Diego (405) freeway near Howard Hughes Parkway for unknown reasons and struck a concrete overpass pillar at 4:04 a.m., ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Video Footage Of Pula Press Conference Available

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA took part in a press conference on August 18 in Pula, Croatia. You can now watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen explained to The Pulse Of Radio why the band was forced to pull the vocals of SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith off their recent single, ...

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CHTHONIC: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Takasago Army", the new album from Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC, can be streamed in its entirety at AOL Music. The CD will be released in North America on September 6 via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of ...

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