June 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

ROGER GLOVER's 'If Life Was Easy' Album: Audio Preview Available

DEEP PURPLE bassist Roger Glover's new solo album. "If Life Was Easy", is scheduled for release in Europe on July 11 via earMUSIC/Edel. The follow-up to 2002's "Snapshot" was reportedly recorded in 2007 but is only now surfacing. It features Roger's daughter Gillian Glover, with lead vocals by Ronnie Bramblett. Commented Roger: "This hodgepodge collection ...

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SAXON: 'Call To Arms' North American Release Date Announced

"Call To Arms", the new album from British heavy metal legends SAXON, will be released in North America on September 27, with distribution from EMI. More details will be made available soon. "Call To Arms" was issued in Europe via Militia Guard Music, UDR and EMI. Recorded at Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire, U.K. and Brighton ...

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HELLYEAH: 11 Songs Demoed For Third Album

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) has finished demoing instrumental versions of 11 new songs for the band's forthcoming third album. The group states via Twitter, "Just got done listening to all the songs. You ...

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KYUSS LIVES!: New Video Interview With NICK OLIVERI

Holland's FaceCulture recently conducted an interview with bassist Nick Oliveri of KYUSS LIVES!, the project featuring three-quarters of KYUSS the influential American stoner rock/metal band, originally from Palm Desert, California. You can now watch the chat in five parts below. KYUSS LIVES! will unleash its desert rock fury on the U.S. for the ...

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