August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

POISON, RATT: More Concert Attendances Revealed

The following are some of the POISON / RATT concert attendances, as reported by Billboard magazine: Date: July 24, 2007 Venue: Nikon at Jones Beach Theater City/State: Wantagh, NY Attendance: 5,056 Capacity: 13,836 Date: July 27, 2007 Venue: Trump Taj Mahal, Mark Etess Arena City/State: Atlantic City, NJ Attendance: 2,310 Capacity: 3,059 Date: July 28, ...

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THE CONFESSION To Film 'Dance With The Devil' Video

THE CONFESSION, championed by Alternative Press as one of "100 Bands You Need To Know in 2007," pounded audiences this summer on the Vans Warped Tour. Blazing through tracks from their debut CD, entitled "Requiem", produced by AVENGED SEVENFOLD's M. Shadows, the Dana Point, California band is now readying itself to hit the road on ...

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METALLICA: Finnish TV Interview With LARS ULRICH Posted Online

A video interview with METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich conducted by Finland's Musiikki TV prior to the band's July 15, 2007 concert in Helsinki has been posted on YouTube. Watch the footage — which originally aired on August 27 — in four parts below (Note: The clips include several of METALLICA's promotional videos). METALLICA frontman James ...

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SICK OF IT ALL: Video Interview Available

SICK OF IT ALL's performance at the Rheinkultur festival in Bonn, Germany in front of more than 100,000 fanatics was filmed by Bunch TV, which aired the footage on July 15. The accompanying video interview — which includes clips from the band's Rheinkultur concert — is now available for viewing below. SICK OF IT ALL ...

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RAVEN To Headline Holland's MARIO'S METAL MEETING

Legendary British/American heavy metal trio RAVEN has been confirmed as the headliner of the first edition of Mario's Metal Meeting, set to take place November 11, 2007 at 013 in Tilburg, the Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: RAVEN DREAMLAND DIVINE RUINS DOUBLE DIAMOND IMPERIOUS REX U.S. metallers RAVENSTHORN had to cancel ...

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SONATA ARCTICA: New North American Tour Dates Announced

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA — whose third North American tour begins September 12 in Fort Worth, Texas and includes a headlining performance at the ProgPower USA VIII festival in Atlanta, Georgia — are planning on returning in February 2008 for another batch of dates that will cover mostly Canada and will include some U.S. ...

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