July 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Man Admits LED ZEPPELIN Bootleg Charge

BBC News reports that a man has admitted bootlegging charges after hearing evidence from LED ZEPPELIN guitarist Jimmy Page. Robert Langley, 57, from Buckingham, originally denied three trademark and two copyright infringements after being caught at a record fair in Glasgow. The seizure of CDs and DVDs two years ago included £11,500 of ...

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DEINONYCHUS To Release New Album In October

Dutch doomsters DEINONYCHUS have issued the following update: "'Warfare Machines' is the new title of the forthcoming DEINONYCHUS album which will be released on My Kingdom Music on the 12th of October 2007. Recorded and mastered in Italy under the guidance of Giuseppe Orlando [NOVEMBRE] (who also played drums on this album), this album is ...

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LINKIN PARK Offering Limited-Edition Book On Recycled Paper

Launch Radio Networks reports: LINKIN PARK is making available on the Projekt Revolution tour a limited-edition, 50-page book called "Revolution Unseen: The Hidden Art of Projekt Revolution". The book features artwork by LINKIN PARK members Chester Bennington, Mike Shinoda and Joe Hahn, MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE's Gerard Way and Ray Toro, and others on the tour. ...

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THANATOS Pulls Out Of Italy's SOUTHXTREEMNOISE Festival

Long-running Dutch death/thrash metal band THANATOS has issued the following update: "Unfortunately THANATOS will not play the Southxtreemnoise Fest in Naples, Italy on August 4th. "Since the organiser/promoter all of a sudden can not live up to the agreements made in the contract which was signed by both parties about 4 or 5 months ago ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN Frontman Selects First Single From Solo Album

Launch Radio Networks reports: SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian has set "Empty Walls" as the first rock radio single from his debut solo album, "Elect The Dead". The track will make its way to stations on September 10. Another song, called "The Unthinking Majority", will surface a little earlier on college radio and ...

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JUCIFER: New Video Posted Online

The second video from JUCIFER's "If Thine Enemy Hunger", for the track "Hennin Hardine", is premiering exclusively via SingingFool.com. The clip was shot in the duo's hometown of Athens, GA with producer/director Marc Pilvinsky of Bare Ruined Films. Pilvinsky lensed the duo’s first video from "If Thine Enemy Hunger", "Pontius of Palia" that ...

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METALLICA's Sound Engineer Talks Equipment

L&Si Online reports: METALLICA's long-time FOH engineer and equally long-standing Midas devotee Big Mick Hughes has fulfilled the promise he made when Midas announced the development of a digital mixing system: to take it on tour with METALLICA as soon as it was ready. The moment arrived in late June as METALLICA embarked ...

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ANTHRAX's DAN SPITZ Teams Up With Composer KEVIN MANTHEI For 'Upshift StrikeRacer' Soundtrack

StrikeRacers everywhere now have distinctive guitar-heavy music to compliment the online rubber-burning, explosive action of Gala-Net's Upshift StrikeRacer. The online game publisher announced today that acclaimed composer Kevin Manthei, who has scored dozens of critically and commercially successful video games, movies and television shows, and Dan Spitz, lead guitarist of world-famous Grammy-nominated heavy metal rock ...

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