June 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

CROWBAR Joined BY KINGDOM OF SORROW's MATTHEW BRUNSON

New Orleans sludge metallers CROWBAR have reportedly parted ways with guitarist Steve Gibb and have replaced him with Matthew Brunson, bassist of KINGDOM OF SORROW (the band featuring CROWBAR guitarist/vocalist Kirk Windstein). Brunson made his live debut with CROWBAR this past Friday, May 29 at Grant Street in Lafayette, Louisiana. In other news, CROWBAR's forthcoming ...

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LACUNA COIL's ANDREA FERRO: 'Our Fans Are The Best!'

Italian rock/metal act LACUNA COIL will make its return to North America in July when it is scheduled to embark on a five-week headlining trek with KILL HANNAH, SEVENTH VOID and DOMMIN. The tour will mark the group's first headlining tour of North America in over two years, so it is definitely going to be ...

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THE CULT Singer: I Don't Want My Legacy To Be 'Sonic Temple'

In July, THE CULT will kick off an international tour on which the band will play its seminal, 1985 "Love" album from start to finish. The "Love" album is viewed by fans and worldwide media as THE CULT's pre-eminent release. From the immediately recognizable opening notes of "She Sells Sanctuary", through Billy Duffy's psychedelic guitar ...

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ROUGH CUTT: Rare Footage From 'Fame' Appearance Available

Former ROUGH CUTT/QUIET RIOT singer Paul Shortino has posted early '80s, never-before-released footage of ROUGH CUTT's appearance on the TV series "Fame" (from the episode called "I Wanna Be A Star"). Watch it below. Paul Shortino will release "Chasing My Day", his collaboration with renowned producer Michael Voss (CASANOVA, SILVER), on June 26 via Metal ...

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KREATOR, FIREWIND, BILOCATE Confirmed For Turkey's UNI-ROCK Festival

KREATOR, FIREWIND and BILOCATE have been confirmed for the second installment of the Uni-Rock open-air festival, set to take place July 17-19, 2009 at park Kucukciftlik in Istanbul, Turkey. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH (Sweden) ARCH ENEMY (Sweden/Germany) BILOCATE (Jordan) BLETLER (Turkey) CATAFALQUE (Turkey) EPISODE 13 (Turkey) FIREWIND (Greece) KREATOR ...

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DC4 Performs At FlashRock Studios; Video Available

Video footage of DC4 — the Los Angeles-based hard rock band featuring Rowan Robertson (ex-DIO) alongside brothers Jeff Duncan (ARMORED SAINT, ODIN) on lead vocals and guitar, Shawn Duncan (ODIN) on drums and Matt Duncan on bass — performing at the FlashRock studios can be viewed below. DC4 will perform at a show to benefit ...

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