June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

RATT Guitarist Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

Guitarist Warren DeMartini of Californian rockers RATT recently answered fan-submitted questions for Fret 12. The entire question-and-answer session can be viewed in six parts below. RATT was recently forced to cancel its European tour in order to allow vocalist Stephen Pearcy to undergo urgent hernia surgery. Pearcy's doctors anticipate a full recovery in time for ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: 'Nightmare' iTunes Edition Detailed

An exclusive digital edition of AVENGED SEVENFOLD's upcoming album, "Nightmare", is available for pre-order on the iTunes Store. The Southern California band's fifth studio album, produced by Mike Elizondo, is due from Warner Bros. Records on July 27. In addition to the full "Nightmare" digital album, this very special iTunes edition is jam-packed ...

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CONSPIRACY Completes Work On 'Irremediable'

Dutch extreme metal act CONSPIRACY will release its third full-length album, "Irremediable", later this year via Pulverised Records. The CD offers 12 warring tracks with artwork (see below) inspired by controversial 17th century artist Félicien Rops. Previously helmed by sole member Alex "Carpathian Wolf" (formerly known as Al' Hazred of MELECHESH fame), CONSPIRACY now features ...

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WHILE HEAVEN WEPT: Live Album Details Announced

Virginia-based epic doom metallers WHILE HEAVEN WEPT will release a new live album, "Triumph: Tragedy: Transcendence - Live At The Hammer Of Doom Festival", in November. "Triumph: Tragedy: Transcendence" will be made available as a CD/DVD set courtesy of Cruz Del Sur Music, as well as a 2xLP set via a joint collaboration between Cruz ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION: Roxy Concert To Be Filmed

JANE'S ADDICTION — singer Perry Farrell, guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins and bassist Duff McKagan — has announced a Jane's "Fans' Addiction" concert presented by Bing for this Friday, July 2 on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles at The Roxy Theatre, the venue where the band recorded their live self-titled indie debut album ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: More 'Scream' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

OZZY OSBOURNE's new album, "Scream", has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #3 Canada: #4 Japan: #4 (international chart, #11 on combined chart) U.S.: #4 Norway: #5 Germany: #7 Australia: #11 U.K.: #12 "Scream" sold 81,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. Osbourne's last album, "Black Rain", opened with ...

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HELLYEAH: 'Stampede' Album Preview Available

Audio samples of all the tracks that are set to appear on "Stampede", the sophomore album from the metal juggernaut known as HELLYEAH — featuring Vinnie Paul Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN), Chad Gray and Greg Tribbett (MUDVAYNE), Tom Maxwell (NOTHINGFACE) and Bob "Zilla" Kakaha (DAMAGEPLAN) — can be streamed in the clip below (courtesy of Bloody-Disgusting.com). ...

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