June 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Woman Admits To Stalking LINKIN PARK Singer

The Associated Press reports that a former national laboratory worker has admitted that she used government computers to access the e-mail account of LINKIN PARK lead singer Chester Bennington and hacked into a cell phone company's Web site to obtain his phone number. Devon Townsend, 28, appeared Friday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert Scott and ...

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IN FLAMES: Studio Blog Launched

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES have launched a blog via their official web site where they will post regular updates on the recording process for their next album, pictures from the studio and various live shows. Check it out at this location. IN FLAMES is currently in its studio doing pre-production/demos for the band's ...

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ANGRA Singer's ALMAH Debut To Receive U.S. Release In July

ALMAH, the solo project of ANGRA frontman Edu Falaschi, will release its debut album in the U.S. on July 17 via Candlelight. The CD features guest appearances by drummer Casey Grillo (KAMELOT), guitarist Emppu Vuorinen (NIGHTWISH) and bassist Lauri Porra (STRATOVARIUS). It was mixed in Brazil by Grammy-winning producer Adriano Daga, who has worked with ...

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DESTRUCTION, GOREFEST Confirmed For Germany's DEVIL'S REVENGE Festival

DESTRUCTION and GOREFEST are among the confirmed bands for the Devil's Revenge Festival, set to take place December 29, 2007 in Lichtenfels, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: DESTRUCTION GOREFEST EVOCATION DEMONICAL IMPERIOUS REX DEATHRONATION DESTRUCTION's "Thrash Anthems" album, a collection of reworked/re-recorded versions of the band's classic tracks, was released in ...

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KAMELOT Guitarist Issues Update

KAMELOT guitarist Thomas Youngblood has issued the following update: "Back in sunny and way-too-HOT Florida for 10 short days before heading back to Italia! "The shows in the Netherlands, Russia and Spain were amazing for us. Starting with the Fields of Rock in the Netherlands. "We arrived on the festival area to some rain and ...

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METALLICA Debuts New Song At Spain's BILBAO BBK LIVE Festival

METALLICA premiered a brand new track, tentatively dubbed "The Other New Song", during their appearance Friday night (June 29) at the Bilbao BBK Live festival in in Bilbao, Spain. The group also performed its 1986 LP "Master of Puppets" in its entirety, just as they did at almost every show on their summer 2006 tour. ...

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VELVET REVOLVER Confirms Special Hollywood Club Show

As BLABBERMOUTH.NET first reported on June 20, VELVET REVOLVER has confirmed that it will celebrate the release of the group's new album, "Libertad", by playing a special intimate club show at Whisky A Go Go on Thursday, July 5. There are only a few ways you can get tickets in advance: * With purchase of ...

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GENE HOGLAN Comments On TENET Recording Sessions

Legendary drummer Gene Hoglan (DARK ANGEL, DEATH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, TESTAMENT) has issued the following update: "Well, last Sunday, we visited our friends at The Armoury Studios here in Vancouver, to lay down the drum tracks for Jed's [Simon, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD guitarist] mighty TENET album. Now, I don't know why, but I was really ...

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