May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

GENE SIMMONS On 'Extra'; Video Available

Incredible face paint and studded stage outfits are what KISS is known for... and of course, Gene Simmons' tongue! Gene Simmons reveals on "Extra", "Everything is about size" and the upcoming KISS reality show is going to be anything but modest! Watch Gene's appearance on "Extra" below. Gene Simmons and his unconventional family are back ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP: Band Lineup For U.S. Tour Announced

MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's lineup for the band's forthcoming North American tour will consist of the following musicians: Michael Schenker - Guitar Gary Barden - Vocals Wayne Findlay - Guitar Pete Holmes - Drums Rev Jones - Bass Special guest Elliott Rubinson (CACTUS) will fill in on bass for two selected shows to be announced. The ...

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DISMEMBER Comments On Upcoming DVD

Long-running Swedish death metallers DISMEMBER will release a brand new DVD, entitled "Under Bloodred Skies", in June via Regain Records. The two-disc set will include footage of two separate concerts (one in the Netherlands and the other at last year's Party.San Open Air festival, which was held in Bad Berka, Germany) plus tons of backstage ...

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METALLICA Named 'Ballsiest Band' At SPIKE GUYS' CHOICE AWARDS

METALLICA was honored with the "Ballsiest Band" award at the third annual Spike Guys' Choice Awards, which was taped last night (Saturday, May 30) in Culver City, California. METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich and bassist Robert Trujillo were there to collect the award, which was presented to them by the members of the Canadian heavy metal ...

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VANDÖD To Begin Recording New Album In June

Swedish black metallers VANDÖD will enter the studio in June to begin recording their second full-length album, "Dö". The follow-up to 2007's "As" is tentatively due in the fall. Commented drummer Daniel Wikforss: "Our last album was a very raw and unpolished effort, and almost all of it was recorded in one takes, since we ...

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