June 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

Vocalist JIMMIE STRIMELL Quits DEATHDESTRUCTION

Vocalist Jimmie Strimell has announced his departure from the Swedish metal band DEATHDESTRUCTION. Commented the remaining members of the group: "After several discussions about what we think is best for this band, and where we need to be going, the four of us decided that Jimmie should focus on his commitments with [his other band] ...

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LAMB OF GOD Frontman Still In Czech Jail

According to the Czech news site Blesk.cz, LAMB OF GOD frontman Randy Blythe appeared in court shortly before 10 a.m. today for a hearing in connection with the death of a fan more than two years ago. Blythe, who was arrested Wednesday (June 27) at the Prague airport on manslaughter charges, will reportedly ...

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DEFTONES Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

According to EW.com, DEFTONES has set a tentative October 9 release date for its seventh album. Regarding the musical direction of the follow-up to 2010's "Diamond Eyes", DEFTONES vocalist Chino Moreno said, "Obviously we're an aggressive band — not the heaviest, but there's a lot of attack. But there's also this lush beauty ...

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RANDY BLYTHE's Brother: 'We're Hoping For The Best'

"We're all concerned about him. We're hoping for the best," Mark Blythe, the brother of LAMB OF GOD singer Randy Blythe told WTVR-TV, the CBS television affiliate based in Richmond, Virginia, on Friday (June 29). Czech police spokeswoman Jana Rosslerova told the Associated Press that that a court is set to rule today (Saturday, June ...

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LYNCH MOB Films 'Slow Drag' Video

LYNCH MOB filmed a video for the song "Slow Drag" earlier today (Friday, June 29) in Houston, Texas. A couple of photos from the video shoot can be seen below. LYNCH MOB, coming off a highly praised performance at this year's M3 Rock Festival in May, recently entered the studio energized and ready to rock. ...

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