July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

AEROSMITH To Tour Japan In The Fall

Legendary American rockers AEROSMITH will head East this winter, bringing their exhilarating live show to Japan. In light of the terrible tragedies that have recently taken place in the country, the band is excited to return for the first time since 2004 and play for some of their biggest and most dedicated fans. AEROSMITH first ...

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JORN To Release 'Live In Black' In August

Frontiers Records has set an August 23 North American release date (three days later in Europe) for Norwegian powerhouse vocalist Jorn Lande's (MASTERPLAN, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ARK, THE SNAKES) "Live In Black" a 2-CD/DVD set. The concert was recorded on June 10, 2010 at the Sweden Rock Festival in front of more than 25,000 people. 2010 ...

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GOJIRA: Quality Footage Of Entire FORTAROCK Performance

Quality fan-filmed video footage of GOJIRA's entire performance at the FortaRock festival, which was held July 2, 2011 at Park Brakkestein in Nijmegen, Holland, can be seen below. GOJIRA guitarist/vocalist Joe Duplantier recently spoke to U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine about the band's forthcoming four-song EP, the proceeds from which will benefit Sea Shepherd, ...

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VAN HALEN Rumored To Be Releasing New Single Soon

VAN HALEN lead singer David Lee Roth posted a simple-yet-cryptic message on his official web site "Get Ready..." fuelling rumors that the band will release a new single soon. VAN HALEN's long-awaited new studio album in tentatively due in the fall, which is when the band is also expected to hit the road in support ...

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WOLF Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Swedish metallers WOLF have parted ways with guitarist Johannes "Axeman" Losbck and have replaced him with Simon Johansson (ABSTRAKT ALGEBRA, BIBLEBLACK, MEMORY GARDEN). Simon previously played with WOLF in 2009 when they supported W.A.S.P. for four shows. Commented Axeman: "It's with a heavy (metal) heart that I announce that I'm stepping down from my duties ...

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MUTINY WITHIN Launches Vocalist Search

New Jersey-based metallers MUTINY WITHIN have parted ways with vocalist Chris Clancy and are currently seeking a replacement. Interested parties can contact the band at [email protected] Regarding Clancy's departure from MUTINY WITHIN, the remaining members of the group state, "[Chris] worked very hard in this band, but it was just something he could not continue ...

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