April 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

AEROSMITH Guitarist To Appear On A&E's 'Storage Wars'

AEROSMITH guitarist Brad Whitford will appear in an upcoming episode of A&E's "Storage Wars". In the episode, Brad's friend wins a storage unit, which he finds a couple vintage guitars in. To get some expertise and to find out what they are worth, he goes to Brad. Brad sheds light on the worth of the ...

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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL Schedules San Francisco Show

DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) — the band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza — will perform at Club Cocomo in San Francisco, California on June 17. Also scheduled to appear are SEVERED FIFTH, KAOS and FOG OF WAR. DUBLIN DEATH PATROL's debut album, "DDP 4 Life", was released in ...

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Swedish 'Supergroup' TRAMP Releases Debut Album

TRAMP, the new Swedish "rock 'n' roll super group consisting of well-known rock gurus from bands such as THE HELLACOPTERS, CAPTAIN MURPHY, HENRY FIATS OPEN SORE and THE TURPENTINES, has just released its debut album, "Indigo", in Sweden via Killer Cobra Records. A wider European release is scheduled for May 2. The band's lineup is ...

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HYSTERICA Planning 'Special Concept' For Next Album

Swedish MANOWAR-inspired all-female metal band HYSTERICA, which recently completed a short run of dates in Russia with FRANTIC AMBER, is working on a new album titled "The Art Of Metal". According to a press release, HYSTERICA is planning "something different and unique" for the upcoming CD by "unit[ing] the music with another form of art. ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: 20th-Anniversary Collection 'Evinta' Due In May

2010 marked the 20th anniversary of U.K. doom metal legends MY DYING BRIDE. To commemorate two decades of doom and gloom from the elite British act, the band embarked upon a special project to re-work familiar melodies and themes from its extensive catalogue into long, flowing symphonic compositions, incorporating new vocals and passages from vocalist, ...

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MURDERDOLLS Frontman Donates To Japan

MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13 is currently working on a few different projects to donate money to the people of Japan. While on tour in Japan, Wednesday 13 and the rest of MURDERDOLLS experienced first-hand the magnitude-8.9 earthquake that rocked the country. It was the fifth most powerful earthquake recorded since 1900. Commented Wednesday 13: "That ...

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P.O.D. Files Lawsuit Against Record Label

Billboard.com reports that Christian rockers P.O.D. are suing their record label, Tennessee-based INO Records, claiming that the company breached its contract by refusing to pay the band a $400,000 advance for its next album. According to the lawsuit, which was filed in Nashville, the group informed the label in November that it was ...

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