June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

LILLIAN AXE Completes Work On New Album

Louisiana-based rockers LILLIAN AXE have completed work on their tenth album, "Deep Red Shadows", at Sound Landing Studios in Covington, Louisiana for a July 20 release via Love & War Records. The CD was produced by guitarist Steve Blaze, mixed by Rob Hovey and mastered by Ty Tabor of KING'S X. The song "47 Ways ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Lands At No. 2 On BILLBOARD Chart

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS' new self-titled album sold 62,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at No. 2 on this week's The Billboard 200 chart. "Stone Temple Pilots" marks the sixth top 10 for the band — its entire output of studio albums. Only its greatest hits package "Thank ...

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NIGHTWISH Completes Work On New Pre-Production Demo

Keyboardist/mainman Tuomas Holopainen of Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH has completed work on a pre-production demo of the band's follow-up to 2007's "Dark Passion Play". The band will reconvene in Finland between July and September to rehearse the material and prepare for the album's final recording sessions, which will take place during the fall/winter and early ...

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EXTREME's 'Take Us Alive' Concert To Receive HDNet Premiere

"Take Us Alive", the new concert DVD from reactivated Boston hard rockers EXTREME, will premiere on the HDNet Concert Series on June 6 at 8:30 p.m. ET. The band performed and recorded this "in-your-face" live concert in its hometown of Boston at the House of Blues. This is EXTREME's first live DVD/CD showcasing the band's ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY To Release 'Parade Of The Dead' Single

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY will release a new single, "Parade Of The Dead", in mid-June. More details will be made available soon. BLACK LABEL SOCIETY's new studio album, "Order Of The Black", will be issued in North America on August 10 via E1 Music. The CD will be made available in Europe through Roadrunner Records and ...

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ABSCESS Calls It Quits; AUTOPSY Fully Reactivated

ABSCESS, the California-based band consisting of Chris Reifert (drums/vocals; ex-DEATH/AUTOPSY), Clint Bower (guitar/vocals; ex-HEXX), Danny Coralles (guitar; ex-AUTOPSY), and Joe Allen (bass; ex-VON), has officially split up. Commented Reifert: "The reason for [the breakup] is that Clint Bower has left the band for personal reasons and out of respect to him and to all who ...

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