August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

EVANESCENCE Interviewed On Winnipeg's HOT 103 (Video)

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada's hit music station HOT 103 conducted an interview with EVANESCENCE the day before the band's August 20 performance at the third annual MTS Rock On The Range Canada in Winnipeg. You can now watch the chat below. EVANESCENCE played its first concert in almost two years on August 17 at War Memorial ...

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THIN LIZZY Recruits Guitarist DAMON JOHNSON For U.S. Tour

THIN LIZZY has recruited guitarist Damon Johnson (ALICE COOPER, BROTHER CANE) to replace Richard Fortus on the band's forthcoming U.S. tour with JUDAS PRIEST. Fortus will be on the road with GUNS N' ROSES for the remainder of the year. Upon his appointment with THIN LIZZY, Damon said, "The music of THIN LIZZY is the ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION Guitarist Interviewed By KERRANG! Magazine (Video)

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with guitarist Dave Navarro of alternative rock pioneers JANE'S ADDICTION prior to the cancelation of the band's appearance yesterday (Saturday, August 27) at the Reading festival. You can watch the chat below. JANE'S ADDICTION's Reading performance was scrapped because frontman Perry Farrell was suffering from a sore throat. "Although Farrell ...

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AMEBIX: 'Sonic Mass' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Cult British underground heavyweights AMEBIX recently parted company with Alternative Tentacles Records after 26 years. The band has decided to step up to the challenge of releasing its own work and has founded Amebix Records in conjunction with Easyaction. They are releasing the new album and back catalogue under the new label while Profane Existence ...

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QUEENSRCHE At 94 WYSP Studios: Video Footage Of Q&A Session

On August 11, Seattle progressive rockers QUEENSRCHE paid a visit to studios of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania radio station 94 WYSP. A few lucky fans had the opportunity to get autographs, take pictures, and participate in a question-and-answer session with the bandmembers before their concert at the Keswick Theatre later that evening. You can now watch ...

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COREY TAYLOR Undergoes Eye Surgery

SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor underwent corrective surgery yesterday (Saturday, August 27) at the Lasik Of Nevada (formerly Lasik Nevada) to improve his eyesight. He tweeted earlier today following the procedure, "My procedure went EXCELLENT and I am now equipped with 20/10 vision! Thank you Dr. Rothman! And thanks to Lasik Of Nevada!! ...

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