August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

KILL DEVIL HILL: Quality Scottsdale Performance Footage

Quality fan-filmed video footage of KILL DEVIL HILL's August 2 performance at the Martini Lounge in Scottsdale, Arizona can be seen below. KILL DEVIL HILL is the new band featuring legendary drummer Vinny Appice (DIO, BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN & HELL, KILL DEVIL HILL) alongside Rex Brown (PANTERA, DOWN) on bass, Mark Zavon (RATT, W.A.S.P., 40 ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS Drummer To Guest On TAUNTED Album

San Francisco Bay Area speed/thrash metallers TAUNTED will release their third full-length album, "9 Sins", before the end of the year. The CD features a special guest appearance by drummer Larry Howe of the American power metal band VICIOUS RUMORS. "9 Sins" was tracked at Fang Studios in San Mateo, California and Trident Studios (MACHINE ...

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ANATOMY OF I Seeking Second Guitarist

ANATOMY OF I, the project featuring vocalist/guitarist Michael Dorrian, bassist Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, DEATH, TESTAMENT) and drummer Dirk Verbeuren (SCARVE, SOILWORK), is looking for a permanent second guitarist. Dorrian states, "We're looking for a musician with experience and a pro attitude in the proximity of Amsterdam." Interested parties can contact the group at [email protected] ANATOMY ...

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TESTAMENT Interviewed On 107.7 THE BONE's 'Metal Zone' (Video)

On July 27, "Metal Zone" host Nikki Blakk of the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone conducted an interview with vocalist Chuck Billy and guitarist Alex Skolnick of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT. You can now watch the chat below. TESTAMENT's new album, "Dark Roots Of Earth", is likely to sell between ...

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RANDY BLYTHE: 'God Bless The U.S.A.!'

LAMB OF GOD frontman Randy Blythe landed on U.S. soil this afternoon after spending more than a month at a Prague, Czech Republic prison on manslaughter charges. The singer boarded a direct flight to New York at approximately 1:00 p.m. CEST (Central European Summer Time) and made his way back home to Richmond, Virginia where ...

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Ex-QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Bassist Escapes Jail Time

According to TMZ.com, bassist Nick Oliveri (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, MONDO GENERATION, KYUSS) cut a deal with prosecutors that will keep him out of jail in connection with his July 2011 arrest in Hollywood. Oliveri's lawyer Freddy Sayegh tells TMZ.com, "Mr. Oliveri agreed to plead to one count of possession of cocaine ...

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Former EVERCLEAR Bassist Launches SLAYER Tribute Band

Former EVERCLEAR bassist Craig Montoya has joined forces with drummer Jimmy Littlefield (BODY BAG, KAPUDA) in a SLAYER tribute band called LIVE UNDEAD. The group will make its live debut tomorrow (Saturday, August 4) at Dante's in Portland, Oregon. Commented Montoya: "I've always been a huge SLAYER fan. People really trip out, because I was ...

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