August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

ENTWINE, MACHINAE SUPREMACY Members Join Forces In FROSTLIT

Vocalist Mika Tauriainen (ENTWINE) has joined forces with drummer Tomas Nilsén (MACHINAE SUPREMACY) in a brand new Finnish "alternative metal/rock" band called FROSTLIT. The group is currently writing songs and recording demos for its as-yet-untitled full-length album. Two demo songs can be heard in the YouTube clips below. FROSTLIT is: Vocals: Mika Tauriainen Drums: Tomas ...

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IGGY POP Bobblehead Available For Pre-Order

Drastic Plastic Collectibles and Impact Merchandising have announced the release of Iggy Pop, the second of their limited-edition bobbleheads. Since his raucous proto-punk, peanut butter smearing days with THE STOOGES, few "street walking cheetahs" have mastered the maniacal with as much grit, gusto and flair as Iggy Pop. This rare figure is hand-numbered and limited ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Can't Commit To New Album

MÖTLEY CRÜE recently released a brand new song called "Sex" to coincide with the launch of the band's North American co-headlining tour with KISS. But CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx tells Billboard.com that there are currently no plans for the group to record a full album's worth of material. "It takes time to put ...

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GALDERIA Signs With METALODIC RECORDS

Metalodic Records has announced the signing of Marseille, France-based power metallers GALDERIA. The band's debut album, "The Universality", will be released at the end of November. According to a press release, the CD is "based on the universal spirit of unity. It drives the idea that we are all a part of a cosmic ocean ...

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AEROSMITH's BRAD WHITFORD: 26-Minute Video Rig Rundown

On July 7, Premier Guitar's Jason Shadrick was on location at Marcus Amphitheater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he caught up with AEROSMITH's Brad Whitford during the band's "The Global Warming Tour". In the 26-minute segment below, we get to see Whitford's collection of touring gear that includes guitars, amps, and effects from Fender, Gibson, Echopark, ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Debut Album To Be Re-Released With Bonus Tracks

The self-titled debut album from CHICKENFOOT will be re-released as a deluxe double-disc version on October 16. The set will feature live tracks recorded on the band's "Different Devil" tour this past spring while supporting its sophomore album, "Chickenfoot III". Commented CHICKENFOOT frontman Sammy Hagar: "'Chickenfoot' will always be special to me for exactly what ...

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