April 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

LAMB OF GOD Frontman Featured On PITCH BLACK FORECAST Debut

PITCH BLACK FORECAST (formerly ABSENTEE), the new project featuring vocalist Jason "J" Popson (MUSHROOMHEAD, IN COLD BLOOD, Fractured Transmitter Records), drummer Gene Hoglan (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DEATH, DARK ANGEL, TESTAMENT), guitarist Robert Reinard (NDE) and bassist Craig Martini, has had the released date of its debut album, "Absentee" (Fractured Transmitter) pushed back to May 20 ...

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PAUL STANLEY Schedules Pennsylvania Art Exhibitions

Wentworth Gallery, one of the nation's leading fine art retailers, will present two art exhibitions by artist, rock icon and legendary KISS frontman Paul Stanley. He will make two special appearances at the Wentworth Gallery in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. Both appearances are open to the public and free of charge: Friday, July 25, 2008: ...

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RATT Celebrating 25 Years Of 'Ratt And Roll'

Reactivated Los Angeles rockers RATT have issued the following update: "Thanks to all our killer ratt n' roll fans that came out last week to support the West Coast run! We had two sellouts in L.A. and Anaheim and two near-sellouts in Vegas and San Diego! So congrats to all our fans for making this ...

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TEXTURES: Video Interview Available

Dutch progressive metallers TEXTURES were interviewed on April 3, 2008 in Paris, France at Le Kata-Bar. Watch the chat in two parts below. The new TEXTURES album, "Silhouettes", has had its release date pushed back to May 5 from the previously announced April 21 (via Listenable Records), According to the band, "the reason for this ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

Milwaukee, Wisconsin's metalcore act MISERY SIGNALS has set "Controller" as the title of its third full-length album, due on July 22 via Ferret Music. The CD was recorded with producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DARKEST HOUR, SOILWORK) and is the group's second to feature vocalist Karl Shubach. Check out the new MISERY SIGNALS song ...

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TAPROOT: New Album Release Date Revealed

Ann Arbor, Michigan hard rock band TAPROOT has set an August 5 release date through Velvet Hammer Music for the group's new album, entitled "Our Long Road Home". TAPROOT recently posted a new song, entitled "You're Not Home Tonight", on the group's official blog. The band's follow-up to 2005's "Blue-Sky Research" was reportedly ...

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