February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

More 1970s/80s Glam/Melodic Rock Memorabilia Being Auctioned On eBay

A large collection of vintage 1970-'80s-era glam and melodic rock items has surfaced on eBay. Included among the 75-plus lots are signed, vintage promotional posters, and CDs from fan-favorite bands such as KEEL, BLACK 'N BLUE, ANGEL, and WARLOCK/Doro Pesch, as well as more mainstream acts like Steve Perry/JOURNEY, TESLA, and QUEENSRŸCHE. Highlights include a ...

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PAIN Mainman Discusses German 'Tour Chaos'

The Local reports that Swedish metal band PAIN has had its second scare in the space of a week following a brutal assault in Leipzig last Friday. Still smarting from the vicious attack, which left three members needing treatment, the band hooked up with a new driver in Frankfurt before embarking on a ...

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SUICIDAL ANGELS: Video Interview Available

Vasilis Mazaris and Elena Mihailidou of Metalzone.gr recently conducted an interview with Themis from Greek old-school thrashers SUICIDAL ANGELS. Themis spoke about the band's latest release, the experience of touring with great acts like ROTTING CHRIST and his feelings about the group's upcoming tour with ONSLAUGHT. He also talked about the difficulties the ...

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OVERKILL: 'Skull & Bones' Video Available

Headbanger's Blog is hosting the video for OVERKILL's "Skull & Bones" featuring a guest appearance by LAMB OF GOD's Randy Blythe. Watch the clip below. (Note: Video stream may not be available to some non-U.S. residents.) Also available is behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from the set of the video shoot. TheRighttoRock.com recently issued ...

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SAHG: New Photos Available

SAHG, the Norwegian heavy rockers who feature in their ranks members of GORGOROTH, MANNGARD and AUDREY HORNE, have issued the following update: "New press photos are available for download in high resolution in the Gallery section. The photos include outtakes from the recent studio session, and one shot from one of the band's ...

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KOTIPELTO: 'Serenity' Video Posted Online

"Serenity", the new video from KOTIPELTO — the band led by STRATOVARIUS singer Timo Kotipelto — can be viewed below. The performance footage in the clip was shot in Buenos Aires, Argentina on September 29, 2007. KOTIPELTO's third album, "Serenity", entered the Finnish national chart at position No. 8. Released in Europe via AFM Records, ...

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MAYLENE AND THE SONS OF DISASTER: Lineup Changes Announced

Vocalist Dallas Taylor of the Birmingham, Alabama-based nand MAYLENE AND THE SONS OF DISASTER has issued the following update: "We have some news to announce. MAYLENE has recently undergone a lineup change. "Due to the rigors of the road Lee Turner [drums], Scott Collum [guitar] and Josh Williams [guitar] are no longer in the band. ...

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