June 2015 - Blabbermouth Archive

LEATHERWOLF Members Involved In Dispute Over Band Name

Original LEATHERWOLF drummer Dean Roberts and vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri have slammed the band's former members, Carey Howe, Geoff Gayer and Wade Black, for announcing that they were working on a new LEATHERWOLF studio album for a late fall release. Said Roberts and Olivieri in a statement: "We just wanted to set the record straight regarding ...

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ROB ZOMBIE, KORN, GODSMACK, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Set For MONSTER ENERGY ROCK ALLEGIANCE

Monster Energy Rock Allegiance festival returns with the first ever live music event at Philadelphia's PPL Park Saturday, October 10, featuring top rock bands, along with a craft beer and gourmet man food experience celebrating what makes Philadelphia cuisine famous, unique and delicious. Monster Energy Rock Allegiance will include 12 hours of non-stop entertainment with ...

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SLAYER Announces 'Repentless' Metal Eagle Edition

With the title and release date just announced for SLAYER's "Repentless", due out September 11 (Nuclear Blast), today the thrash icons announce their heaviest release ever - literally — "Repentless", Metal Eagle Edition. Made of aluminum alloy, measuring 15" x 17" x 3" and weighing in at a hefty seven pounds, the Metal Eagle Edition ...

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D-A-D Recruits ELECTRIC GUITARS' SØREN ANDERSEN As Temporary Bassist

Long-running Danish rockers D-A-D have recruited fellow Dane Søren Andersen (pictured) of the band ELECTRIC GUITARS to play bass for the group after their regular bassist, Stig Pedersen, broke his arm during D-A-D's May 29 concert in Aarhus, Denmark. Andersen is a guitarist and producer who has toured with Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) ...

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MASTODON Members 'Murdered' In Latest 'Game Of Thrones' Episode

Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON were featured on the latest episode of HBO's smash TV phenomenon "Game Of Thrones". Band members Brann Dailor, Bill Kelliher and Brent Hinds portrayed wildlings in the episode "Hardhome" that premiered Sunday, May 31 at 9 p.m. with multiple repeat showings during the week. The band was personally invited to participate ...

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