August 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

PRIMAL FEAR Singer Working On Solo Album

PRIMAL FEAR frontman Ralf Scheepers has inked a deal with Frontiers Records for the release of his debut solo album, tentatively due in 2010. The singer states, "I'm still collecting ideas and riffs... and I can't wait to start the production together with Mat [Sinner, PRIMAL FEAR bassist]. We will make this happen during the ...

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STRYPER Issues Lineup Update For 25th-Anniversary Tour

Christian hard rockers STRYPER have issued the following update: "Bassist Tracy Ferrie will not be performing on the U.S. leg of the STRYPER tour. Instead, original bassist Timothy Gaines will be the sole bass player. What was originally planned as a two-set show will now be one full 90-minute show consisting of all the greatest ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Confirmed For U.K.'s DAMNATION FESTIVAL

New York crossover legends LIFE OF AGONY will headline the Jägermeister Stage at the U.K.'s Damnation Festival, set to take place Saturday, October 24 at Leeds University Union. The group will bring its emotional blend of heavy rock and alternative metal to the U.K. for the first time since its sold-out show at London's Koko ...

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IMPELLITTERI: Tokyo Drum-Cam Footage Available

Drum-cam footage of Glen Sobel performing with IMPELLITTERI on July 23, 2009 at Shibuya O East in Tokyo, Japan can be viewed below. The band played tunes off its latest release, "Wicked Maiden", as well as other classic tunes. The clip also includes drum solo footage. IMPELLITTERI's current touring lineup consists of the following musicians: ...

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