April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

OZZY OSBOURNE, MÖTLEY CRÜE, HALFORD Top OZZFEST 2010 Bill

More than 15 years after OZZY OSBOURNE debuted Ozzfest, the defining blueprint for hard rock tours and festivals returns this August in six American cities with an explosive bill co-headlined by Ozzy and, in their first-ever Ozzfest appearance, MÖTLEY CRÜE — touring together for the first time with Ozzy since he invited the group on ...

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THE ABSENCE Drummer Injured In Car Accident

Justin Reynolds, drummer of the Tampa, Florida melodic thrash outfit THE ABSENCE, was involved in a bad automobile accident last week in Sarasota, Florida. Justin sustained injuries to his neck and back and totaled his car. "We wish our friend best of luck and a speedy recovery and hope he's back doing what he does ...

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METALLICA: Pro-Shot Footage Of First Moscow Concert Available

Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA's April 24, 2010 concert at SK Olimpiisky in Moscow, Russia — including clips of the pre-show meet-and-greet and tuning-room jam as well as the actual performance — can be viewed below. The band's setlist was as follows 01. That Was Just Your Life 02. The End Of The Line 03. ...

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UNISONIC Completes Writing Nine Songs For Debut Album

UNISONIC, the new band featuring former HELLOWEEN vocalist Michael Kiske alongside Dennis Ward (bass) and Kosta Zafiriou (drums) of Germany's PINK CREAM 69 and Swiss guitarist Mandy Meyer (who has previously played with ASIA, GOTTHARD and KROKUS), has finished composing nine songs for its forthcoming debut album. A demo recording is currently being put together ...

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PRETTY MAIDS: New Video Interview Available

A new interview with Ronnie Atkins (vocals) and Ken Hammer (guitar) of long-running Danish hard rockers PRETTY MAIDS can be viewed below. PRETTY MAIDS' new album, "Pandemonium", will be released on May 14 in Europe and June 8 in the U.S. via Frontiers Records. "Pandemonium" track listing: 01. Pandemonium 02. I.N.V.U. 03. Little Drops of ...

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