March 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SAMMY HAGAR To Guest On 'The Tonight Show With Jay Leno'

Legendary rocker Sammy Hagar will guest on tonight's (Wednesday, March 30) edition of NBC-TV's "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno". "The Tonight Show" airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. EST. Check local listings for details. Hagar's autobiography, "Red: My Uncensored Life In Rock", has debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times nonfiction hardcover best ...

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SAXON's Innovative Charity Idea

British heavy metal legends SAXON have come up with an innovative idea to collect charity donations for Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy and Childline on their forthcoming U.K. tour. They have invited 20 fans per venue to come and watch them soundcheck for a donation to charity of £10 per person. Fans inundated the web site ...

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FULL BLOWN CHAOS: European Tour Postponed

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Queens, New York hardcore powerhouse FULL BLOWN CHAOS has been forced to postpone its European headlining tour until October. Commented FULL BLOWN CHAOS frontman Ray Mazzola: "It is with deep regret that we must postpone our spring tour of Europe. It is beyond our control at this time and we are ...

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XERATH Covers MICHAEL JACKSON's 'Speed Demon'; Audio Available

U.K. modern cutting-edge orchestral metal band XERATH has released its cover version of MICHAEL JACKSON's "Speed Demon" as a digital download via iTunes and Amazon. The track was released simultaneously with XERATH's new single, "Unite To Defy". When asked why they decided to cover a MICHAEL JACKSON song, the band responded by saying, "The choice ...

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MORBID ANGEL: New Album, Single Artwork Unveiled

Florida-based death metal veterans MORBID ANGEL will release their long-awaited eighth studio album, "Illud Divinum Insanus", on June 7 (one day earlier internationally) via Season of Mist. The cover artwork was designed by Gustavo Sazes and can be viewed below. Commented Sazes: "To create this cover we worked from several references, ideas, elements, and I ...

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