May 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

KYUSS LIVES! To Play Special 'An Evening With' Concert In Holland

KYUSS LIVES!, the project featuring three-quarters of KYUSS the influential American stoner rock/metal band, originally from Palm Desert, California has announced a very special show to take place on Thursday, June 30 at club 013 in Tilburg, Holland. Dubbed "An Evening With Kyuss Lives!", the concert will feature two 90-minute sets from the band, with ...

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SHADOWS FALL's BITTNER Preparing To Embark On Drum Clinic Tour

The Avedis Zildjian Company recently announced that Jason Bittner of SHADOWS FALL has joined its family of artists. Regarded as one of the best metal drummers of his generation, Bittner is widely recognized for his double bass skills, ability to play complex patterns at high speeds, and extensive knowledge of jazz and Latin drumming styles. ...

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DYING FETUS Covers EP Due In July

DYING FETUS will release a limited-edition mini-LP this summer. Entitled "History Repeats", it marks the band's 20th anniversary and sees the group covering tracks from artists who have influenced them (NAPALM DEATH, BOLT THROWER, CANNIBAL CORPSE, PESTILENCE). "History Repeats" also includes a brand new DYING FETUS track exclusive to this release. The mini-LP is limited ...

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POISONBLACK's 'Drive' Cracks Finnish Top 3

"Drive", the fifth album from POISONBLACK the Finnish band featuring former SENTENCED frontman Ville Laihiala has entered the official chart in the group's home country at position No. 3. Released in Scandinavia on April 27 via Hype Records, the CD was recorded at Antfarm Studio in rhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, MOONSPELL, ...

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TRIVIUM Down Under 2011 - Video Update Part 2

The second in a series of video updates from TRIVIUM's Australian tour as part of the "Music As A Weapon" trek with DISTURBED, AS I LAY DYING and FORGIVEN RIVAL can be viewed below. TRIVIUM recently finished recording its new album at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with the production/mixing team of Colin Richardson (MACHINE ...

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BLACK STONE CHERRY: 'White Trash Millionaire' Video Released

"White Trash Millionaire", the new video from Kentucky rockers BLACK STONE CHERRY, can be viewed below. The song pairs vocalist Chris Robertson's soulful delivery with the urgent and infectious rhythms of his fellow players. Sure, this is Southern rock at heart; but the concept is universal: just take what the world gives you and make ...

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DEFTONES Interviewed By ExploreMusic (Video)

Mike Sullivan of ExploreMusic recently conducted an interview with DEFTONES members Chino Moreno and Abe Cunningham. You a can now watch the chat below. DEFTONES may use some upcoming time off to get into the studio and begin laying the groundwork for its seventh studio release, according to Billboard.com. The California band is currently in ...

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AC/DC Planning New World Tour

Guitarist Angus Young of Australian hard rockers AC/DC has told U.K.'s The Sun that the band is already planning its next tour and is hoping to top its last world trek. "Now we're thinking, 'How can we ever better the 'Black Ice' world tour?' But we will," he claimed. On the topic of the success ...

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