April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

SCORPIONS' MATTHIAS JABS Talks Guitars

Premier Guitar's Shawn Hammond caught up with SCORPIONS guitarist Matthias Jabs at this year's Musikmesse Frankfurt 2010 fair, which was held March 24-27, 2010 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. In the video clips below, Jabs introduces the viewers to his store MJ Guitars, based in Germany, and its huge collection of guitars. You get to ...

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GODSMACK Hitting TV Circuit As 'The Oracle' Arrives

According to The Pulse of Radio, Massachusetts rockers GODSMACK will hit the late-night TV circuit next week as their fifth album, "The Oracle", arrives in stores on Tuesday (May 4). The quartet will perform on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Monday (May 3), followed by a Wednesday night (May 5) appearance on "Jimmy ...

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HARMAJA's New Album Lands On Finnish Chart

"Lento", the new album from HARMAJA — the Finnish acoustic project featuring vocalist Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto (CHARON, NORTHERN KINGS, ex-POISONBLACK) — has entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 13. The CD was released on April 21 through Wiima Music. "Lento" track listing: 01. Alkusoitto 02. Viipyvä virta 03. ...

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ANGER AS ART: 'Live Dissent' DVD Preview Available

A preview of "Live Dissent", the forthcoming concert DVD from Los Angeles thrashers ANGER AS ART, is available below. The disc features footage from the February 21, 2010 concert at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California, clips of the band on tour in Europe and in the USA, and a segment of the recording ...

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AC/DC's 'Iron Man 2' Tops European Chart

According to Billboard.biz, three new entries in the top ten of Billboard's European Albums chart are headed by AC/DC's #1 debut with the soundtrack of "Iron Man 2" (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment). The AC/DC album, which consists of catalog material from the mid-1970s onwards, gives the veteran rock act its third #1 in the ...

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AXEL RUDI PELL's 'The Crest' To Receive U.S. Release In June

"The Crest", the thirteenth studio offering from German guitarist AXEL RUDI PELL, will be released in North America on June 1 via SPV/Steamhammer. With an impressive 20 releases in 21 years, the AXEL RUDI PELL band counts among the most consistent, lasting and creative acts in the whole of Europe. Very few German guitarists can ...

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