January 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

VINCE NEIL's DUI Trial Reset

According to the Las Vegas Sun, MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil's DUI trial — which was scheduled to begin on January 6 in Las Vegas Justice Court — has been reset for 9 a.m. on January 26. Neil's attorney entered not guilty pleas during a hearing on October 11. The 49-year-old singer did ...

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SLASH Discusses GUNS N' ROSES, Collaboration With FERGIE

Julian Marszalek of AOL's Spinner recently conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES). You can now watch the chat below. Slash has opened up in an interview with ARTISTdirect about his new film production company, Slasher Films, through which the legendary guitarist will produce horror films. Although a ...

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FOZZY Schedules Hollywood Show During NAMM

FOZZY — the band featuring WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho and STUCK MOJO mastermind Rich "The Duke" Ward — will perform at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, California on Thursday, January 13 during the winter NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show. Support at the gig will come from JEFF SCOTT SOTO and ...

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UNEARTH To Play Benefit Show For Family Of Late Bassist

Massachusetts metallers UNEARTH have issued the following update: "Our first gig of 2011 will be a benefit show for our former bass player Chris 'Rover' Rybicki, who tragically lost his life at the hands of an alleged drunk driver this past September. We will be playing alongside another one of Rover's former bands, NO CHOICE, ...

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STEVE 'ZETRO' SOUZA's AC/DC Tribute Band Schedules San Francisco Show

AC/DZ, the San Francisco Bay Area-based AC/DC tribute band formed by legendary thrash singer Steve "Zetro" Souza (TENET, DUBLIN DEATH PATROL, EXODUS, LEGACY) and executive producer Walter Morgan (organizer of the Thrash Of The Titans 2001 benefit concert), will perform this coming Friday, January 7 at Café Cocomo in San Francisco, California. Also scheduled to ...

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GLENN HUGHES Says Next BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION Album Will Be 'Part Two Of The First One'

antiMusic's Morley Seaver recently conducted an interview with vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, TRAPEZE) about BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION, Glenn's new project with drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER) and blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa. An excerpt from the chat follows below. antiMusic: I know it's been reported ...

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SKINLAB Once Again Parts Ways With Guitarist MIKE ROBERTS

San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans SKINLAB have once again parted ways with guitarist Mike Roberts. Comments SKINLAB bassist/vocalist Steev Esquivel: "We've basically been contemplating our next move, having recently parted ways again with our brother Mike Roberts. "Things have been pretty rough the last year, not having a solid lineup to get out on ...

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DREAM THEATER, ANTHRAX, FORBIDDEN Members To Guest On SYLENCER Debut

ASYLUM, the Illinois-based project featuring Markus Johansson (lead vocals, lead guitar) and Johnny Rox (bass), has changed its name to SYLENCER. The band's debut album, "A Lethal Dose Of Truth", has been completely self-produced by Johansson and Rox and is nearing completion. The CD will contain 15 tracks with guest appearances by some of hard ...

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