June 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

DIO DISCIPLES: Lucerne Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of DIO DISCIPLES the new project featuring former DIO members Simon Wright (drums), Craig Goldy (guitar) and Scott Warren (keyboards) alongside bassist James Lomenzo (MEGADETH, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, WHITE LION) and singers Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) and Toby Jepson (LITTLE ANGELS, GUN) performing on June ...

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MATT SORUM's Art To Be Unveiled In July

On July 22, 2011, music and art collide with the unveiling of a highly limited collection of visual artwork by legendary drummer Matt Sorum (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER). Working in collaboration with creativity house SceneFour, Matt Sorum's fine art debut is an unprecedented, comprehensive study of rhythm light and 100 rhythmic performances captured on ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Album Gets Release Date; First Single Due In July

CHICKENFOOT's second album will be released on September 27. The CD's first single, "Bigfoot", is scheduled to hit the airwaves sometime in July. Bassist Michael Anthony, who turned 57 this month, described the new CHICKENFOOT album as "a lot heavier than the first record." CHICKENFOOT is the rock supergroup featuring former VAN HALEN singer Sammy ...

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SLAYER Guitarist's 'Favorite Things'

SLAYER guitarist Kerry King recently revealed some of his "favorite things" for the Spin.com web site. A few samples follow below. Favorite Song: "'Becoming' by PANTERA. Whenever you get asked a question like that this, the answer is whatever comes to mind first. But it's PANTERA and [guitarist] Dimebag Darrell was my boy. ...

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