May 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

AC/DC Forced To Cut Oslo Concert Short

When AC/DC played Oslo, Norway Sunday night (May 30) at the 40,000-capacity outdoor stadium Valle Hovin, the Anglo-Australian rockers skipped their set closer "For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)". It was the first time on the "Black Ice" tour that the band left the stage without playing "For Those…", and one of the ...

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DROWNING POOL Bassist Interviewed On Philadelphia's 94 WYSP

Bassist Stevie Benton of Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL was interviewed last week on the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania radio station 94 WYSP. During the chat, Benton said the GODSMACK/Nikki Sixx drama from last year's "Crüe Fest" came as somewhat of a surprise to him, even though he was friends with both parties. He said if anything ...

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JAG PANZER Signs With SPV/STEAMHAMMER RECORDS

Colorado power metallers JAG PANZER have inked a deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records. The band, which was previously signed to Century Media, will enter the studio in August to begin recording its new album, "Scourge Of The Light", for an early 2011 release. JAG PANZER last year announced the addition of Christian Lasegue as the group's ...

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ADAGIO Guitarist Working On Instrumental Solo Album

Guitarist Stéphan Forté of French neo-classical metallers ADAGIO is currently writing material for an instrumental solo album. "It's been a very long time since I wanted to do this," Forté said in a statement. "I've started to work on the first ideas a couple of years ago and am now spending 100% of my working ...

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ENGEL's New Album Available In Japan

ENGEL — the Gothenburg, Sweden-based quintet featuring guitarists Marcus Sunesson (ex-THE CROWN) and Niclas Engelin (PASSENGER, ex-GARDENIAN, IN FLAMES), drummer Mojjo (RELEVANT FEW, DRACENA) and vocalist Mangan Klavborn — released its long-awaited second album, "Threnody", in Japan on April 20 via Avex. The CD features the following track listing: 01. Threnody 02. Sense The Fire ...

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BRET MICHAELS Interviewed On 'Lopez Tonight'

POISON singer Bret Michaels was a featured guest on the Thursday, May 28 edition of "Lopez Tonight", comedian George Lopez's new talk show on TBS. Watch Bret's appearance below. Michaels played to a sell-out crowd of 1,800 fans this past Friday night (May 28) at the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, his first complete ...

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