February 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOTTHARD: Norwegian Shows Cancelled

Swiss hard rockers GOTTHARD have cancelled the remaining shows on their Norwegian tour because vocalist Steve Lee was taken ill. According to the Norwegian newspaper Haugesunds Avis, Lee was forced to leave the stage 35 minutes into GOTTHARD's February 25 performance in Bergen and was rushed to a medical center, where he was ...

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EYES SET TO KILL: 'Deadly Weapons' Video Released

"Deadly Weapons", the new video from Arizona's EYES SET TO KILL, can be viewed below. The track comes off the band's sophomore album, "The World Outside", which sold 2,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 9 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, ...

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DRAGONFORCE Guitarist To Embark On European Workshop Tour

Guitarist Herman Li of British extreme epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE will embark on an Ibanez-sponsored guitar workshop tour of Europe. Apart from showcasing his unique playing style, Herman will answer questions from the audience and talk about everything from performance techniques, to the business side of the music industry. "I really want to encourage people ...

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METALLICA To Play Israel In May

According to Haaretz, METALLICA will perform at Ramat Gan Stadium in Tel Aviv, Israel on May 22, the event's promoter confirmed Saturday. This will be METALLICA's third visit to the country; they appeared at the Amphi Park in Rishon Letzion in 1999 and Tel Aviv's Yarkon Park six years earlier. At the end ...

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KISS Performs On German TV; Video Available

Video footage of KISS performing the songs "Say Yeah" and "I Was Made For Lovin' You" earlier tonight (Saturday, February 27) on Germany's talk show "Wetten, Dass..?" can be viewed below. As previously reported, KISS' new album, "Sonic Boom", will be pressed on 180-gram vinyl in five colors — purple, red, green, blue and black. ...

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INFERNAL MAJESTY: DVD Preview Posted Online

Canadian thrash metal veterans INFERNAL MAJESTY returned to the stage for the first time in three years this past Thursday, February 25 at The Red Room in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. To mark this special occasion, INFERNAL MAJESTY played its 1987 cult classic album, "None Shall Defy", in its entirety at the show. Professionally filmed ...

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BRUCE KULICK To Guest On 'Eddie Trunk Live'

Former KISS and current GRAND FUNK RAILROAD guitarist Bruce Kulick will guest on "Eddie Trunk Live" on Monday, March 1 on Sirius (channel 19) / XM Radio (channel 53). The program airs from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. EST. Kulick's third solo album, "BK3", sold around 1,700 copies in the United States in its first ...

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