June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

VENOMIN JAMES Drummer Dies Of Cancer

VENOMIN JAMES drummer Jared Koston passed away of cancer on Tuesday, June 1 at his home in Madison, Ohio surrounded by his family and friends. He was 40 years old. "I want to thank everyone that has helped him with this fight," says Jared's wife Michele Koston. "The fight is over and now he does ...

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L.A. GUNS Frontman Featured On 'Whole Lotta Love' Tribute Album

SplitScreen Entertainment has announced the next in its series of uniquely themed tribute albums, "Whole Lotta Love: An All-Star Salute To Fat Chicks". The follow-up to its premier offering "Kiss My Ankh: A Tribute To Vinnie Vincent" from 2008, the album is a musical homage to the big, beautiful women who make the rockin' world ...

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ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW: 'Summon The Wild' Video Released

"Summon The Wild", the new video from the Finnish melodic death metal band ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW, can be viewed below. The performance footage for the clip — which was wirected, filmed and edited by Anssi Lautjärvi — was filmed at S-Osis in Turku, Finland on October 16, 2009. "Summon The Wild" comes off ETERNAL ...

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Guitar Center And KISS Join Forces To Provide Opportunities For Unsigned Bands

Continuing its ongoing support of aspiring artists, Guitar Center, the world's largest musical instrument retailer, has announced that it has teamed up with rock and roll icons KISS and leading digital media company for entertainment, Eventful, for a revolutionary music program: Guitar Center On-Stage, a competition that provides unsigned bands and artists the career-altering opportunity ...

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INNER EDEN Parts Ways With Singer, Announces Replacement

London, U.K.-based metallers INNER EDEN have parted ways with singer Holly Bolus (KELTIC JIHAD) and have replaced her with Christina Gajny, formerly of U.K. industrial metallers INTERLOCK. According to a press release, "Christina brings to the band a new vocal style and a wealth of live and studio experience. "Christina is well known for her ...

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