January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former MEGADETH Guitarist JEFF YOUNG Joins HYDROGYN

Ashland, Kentucky-based rockers HYDROGYN have announced the addition of former MEGADETH guitarist Jeff Young, KHZ drummer Joe Migz and bassist Jake Wolf to the group's ranks. "This is something that has been coming on for a while now," HYDROGYN guitarist Jeff Westlake explains. "Julie [Westlake, HYDROGYN singer] and I have known Jeff Young through our ...

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POISONBLACK: 'Of Rust And Bones' Cover Art Revealed

POISONBLACK — the Finnish band featuring former SENTENCED frontman Ville Laihiala — will release its fourth album, "Of Rust And Bones", via Century Media Records on the following dates: * Finland: Wednesday, March 17 * Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy: Friday, March 19 * Spain: Tuesday, March 23 * Sweden, Hungary: Wednesday, March 24 * Rest ...

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ACE FREHLEY Taps Former DANZIG Guitarist For Australian Tour

Guitarist Todd Youth (D-GENERATION, DANZIG, THE ROYAL HIGHNESS, MICHAEL MONROE) will join legendary KISS guitarist Ace Frehley for his upcoming tour of Australia. Comments Youth: "I can't even begin to say how excited I am to play with Ace!! "Like many guitarists my age, Ace is the reason I started playing guitar; he's my Chuck ...

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HEIDEVOLK: 'Uit Oude Grond' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Dutch folk metal six-piece HEIDEVOLK will release its new album, "Uit Oude Grond" ("From Old Soil"), on March 26 via Napalm Records. "Uit Oude Grond" was recorded at S&K Studio in Doetinchem, Holland with producer Dick Kemper. 11 songs were laid down during the sessions "ranging from epic and solemn folk tunes to brutal and ...

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BLACK SABBATH Master Tracks Coming To 'Guitar Hero 5'

For the first time in a music video game, master tracks from popular heavy metal band BLACK SABBATH are hitting center stage as part of the vast Guitar Hero music library with downloadable content for Activision Publishing, Inc.'s Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero. Heavy metal pioneer and Rock And Roll Hall of Fame inductee ...

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