August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

TIMES OF GRACE Singer Working On Solo Album

Former KILLSWITCH ENGAGE and current TIMES OF GRACE/THE EMPIRE SHALL FALL frontman Jesse Leach will begin demoing material for his new solo album this week. He states, "This will be a whole new realm of material and style. No aggressive music, no yelling or screaming just me being who I am on my own." Leach ...

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BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION: 'Live Over Europe' DVD/Blu-Ray Trailer Available

BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION the Anglo-American rock supergroup featuring the talents of bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, TRAPEZE, BLACK SABBATH), blues rock guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), and keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER) will release its first-ever concert DVD and Blu-ray, "Live Over Europe", on October 24. A trailer for the set can ...

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RICHIE KOTZEN: '24 Hours' Video Released

"24 Hours", the new video from guitar virtuoso and singer/songwriter Richie Kotzen, can be seen below. The song is the title track of Kotzen's new album, which is scheduled for release on November 11 via Headroom-Inc. "24 Hours" reflects the guitar style that has defined Kotzen's career as a virtuoso, while taking it to another ...

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BLACK TIDE's 'Post Mortem' Cracks U.S. Top 100

"Post Mortem", the sophomore album from the Miami hard rock quartet BLACK TIDE, sold 5,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 73 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was made available on August 23 via DGC/Interscope Records. Commented vocalist and lead guitarist Gabriel Garcia: ...

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