December 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

CRASHDIET: New Video Interview Posted Online

Lexa Vonn of Crypt Magazine conducted an interview with Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET prior to their first-ever U.S. tour in November 2011. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as ...

Read more

ICED EARTH: Moscow Concert Footage Available

Video footage of ICED EARTH's November 29, 2011 concert at Milk in Moscow, Russia can be seen below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Dystopia 02. Burning Times 03. Angels Holocaust 04. Slave To The Dark 05. V 06. Stand Alone 07. When The Night Falls 08. Damien 09. Dark City 10. The Hunter ...

Read more

Pop Star SHAKIRA: 'I Am A Huge METALLICA Fan' (Video)

Video footage of Colombian pop star Shakira talking about her decision to perform a cover version of the METALLICA classic "Nothing Else Matters" during her most recent world tour can be seen below. "I am great fan of bands like [LED] ZEPPELIN, NIRVANA or THE CURE," she says. "I used to be a huge METALLICA ...

Read more

Former QUEENSRCHE Guitarist CHRIS DEGARMO Doesn't Rule Out Reunion

Former QUEENSRCHE guitarist Chris DeGarmo stopped by ESPN2's "Sportsnation" on Thursday, December 1 to take questions about ESPN.com's Alice In Chains & Friends Fantasy Football Charity League, his music career, and more. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Q: Surely you've heard of God-given talent and how we're expected to share that ...

Read more

TESLA Singer's Bronchitis Forces Sacramento Concert Postponement

Known as the originators of the "unplugged" craze of the '90s, California rockers TESLA launched the 20th-anniversary tour last month of their legendary "Five Man Acoustical Jam" in full acoustic fashion in support of their new album, "Twisted Wires And The Acoustic Sessions". Earlier today (Friday, December 2), the band issued the following statement: "We ...

Read more

MATT SORUM To Marry Longtime Girlfriend In Mexico

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES drummer Matt Sorum and his girlfriend of seven years, DIAMOND BABY lead singer Ace Harper, celebrated Matt's 51st birthday last month at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto in Mexico. Matt and Ace fell in love with Loreto and will be getting married there in May. Matt and a ...

Read more

Rolling Stone Poll Names 10 Favorite VAN HALEN Songs

The Pulse Of Radio reports that the readers of Rolling Stone magazine have voted "Unchained" as their favorite VAN HALEN song, according to a new poll that asked fans to name their 10 favorite tracks from the legendary band. Eighty percent of the final list of songs came from the David Lee Roth era of ...

Read more