May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

RUSH To Guest On CBC's 'Q' Next Week

According to a post on the RUSH fan site RushIsABand.com, RUSH's Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee will be interviewed sometime next week by Jian Ghomeshi of CBC's cultural affairs show "Q". The program airs weekdays at 10:00 a.m. on CBC Radio One. The exact air date has not yet been announced. RUSH's "Retrospective ...

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THE EMBODIMENT Calls It Quits

Dutch thrash/death band THE EMBODIMENT has released the following statement: "The curtain has fallen... After almost 15 years of growing from nothing to what we are now, we decided that we are going to pull the plug on THE EMBODIMENT. Due to personal and musical changes, we are currently not able to continue with what ...

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Former URIAH HEEP Tour Manager Dies

Legendary progressive rock veterans URIAH HEEP have issued the following update: "It is with much regret that we inform you of the death of Peter Gibbs. Peter was the tour manager during the 'High And Mighty' era (1976) of URIAH HEEP's history and is listed on this album as the tour manager on the rear ...

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BERNIE TORMÉ To Guest On 'Heavy Metal Mayhem'

Bernie Tormé, former guitarist for GILLAN, OZZY OSBOURNE, ATOMIC ROOSTER, and DESPERADO, and current guitarist/vocalist for rock and roll power trio GUY-MCCOY-TORME (GMT), will be interviewed on next Sunday's (May 10) edition of the "Heavy Metal Mayhem" show on Blogtalkradio.com at 6:00 p.m. EST. For more information and to listen to the program live via ...

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HAIL!: Innsbruck Photos Posted Online

Markus Krispler of Sepularmy has uploaded a number of photos of HAIL!'s April 30, 2009 concert at Hafen in Innsbruck, Austria. Check them out at this location. HAIL! is the new all-star project featuring guitarist Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA), vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (JUDAS PRIEST, BEYOND FEAR, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ICED EARTH), drummer Jimmy DeGrasso ...

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INNTRANCE Preparing To Release Debut

INNTRANCE, the Madrid, Spain-based band featuring former DARK MOOR bassist Daniel Fernández, has inked a deal with Germany's STF Records. The group's full-length debut, "The Basis Of Trancetherapy", will be released on May 11. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Bullets 02. Own Strength 03. Secret Alibi 04. Redemption 05. Burning ...

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