March 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

AEROSMITH: 'Essential Interviews' Book Due In May

2009 will be a tremendous year for AEROSMITH, as the band plans its first album of original material since 2001, which it will support with an extensive summer tour. In celebration of these events and the band's storied accomplishments, a new 298-page book, "Aerosmith: Essential Interviews", is set for release through Rock Reader Books/Lulu on ...

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CROSSBREED Announces Australian Tour Dates

Florida-based metal act CROSSBREED will embark on a tour of Australia in April. The dates are as follows: Apr. 10 - Queensland Raceway - Willowbank, Queensland Apr. 12 - Queensland Raceway - Willowbank, Queensland Apr. 16 - The Gaelic Club - Sydney (Surry Hills), New South Wales Apr. 17 - Parramatta Park - Parramatta, New ...

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UNIVERSITY OF LIFE Names Vocalist

UNIVERSITY OF LIFE, the group which features ATTACKER drummer Mike Sabatini and bassist Lou Ciarlo, has tapped John Crespo as the vocalist for its upcoming debut album. Crespo hails from central New Jersey and "has a great rock 'n' roll voice that will mesh perfectly with the music we have crafted," the band says in ...

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DEVIOUS, DISABUSE Confirmed For Holland's ELSROCK Festival

DEVIOUS and DISABUSE have been confirmed for this year's Elsrock festival, set to take place August 29, 2009 in Rijssen, Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ACTION IN DC DEVIOUS DISABUSE FLOTSAM & JETSAM GENERC MARTYR MUCKY PUP (20th anniversary reunion show) SODOM TANKARD THE BUTCHER For more information, visit

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THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA: Third Studio Webisode Posted Online

Dayton, Ohio Christian metalcore band THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA has released the third episode in its ongoing series documenting the recording of the group's new album, "With Roots Above And Branches Below". Watch it below. "With Roots Above And Branches Below" is tentatively scheduled for release in April/May via Ferret Music. THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA ...

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BARONESS Announces European Tour Dates

Savannah, Georgia's BARONESS has announced a headlining European tour in April. The trek will include performances at the Lacrymal festival in France and the already sold-out Roadburn festival in the Netherlands. BARONESS, who appeared as part of the free Scion Rock Fest this past weekend in Atlanta, is currently writing material for the follow-up album ...

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