October 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

WAYSTED Confirmed For UK's Z ROCK 08 Festival

WAYSTED, featuring bassist Pete Way of UFO fame, has been confirmed for Z Rock 08, set to take place April 20, 2008 at Maximes, Wigan, England. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BONFIRE VON GROOVE WAYSTED BURN More acts will be announced shortly. Z Rock 08 tickets are currently on sale

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PRIMAL FEAR Vocalist Signs Solo Deal With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announced the signing of Ralf Scheepers for the release of his first solo album. Best known as the singer of German power metal legends PRIMAL FEAR, Ralf cut his teeth with TYRAN PACE and GAMMA RAY, the latter of which he formed alongside former HELLOWEEN guitar player Kai Hansen. World renowned for ...

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NONPOINT: Another New Song Posted Online

Another new NONPOINT track, entitled "Wake Up World", has been posted on the group's MySpace page. The song comes off the Florida-based band's fifth studio album, "Vengeance", which is due on November 6 via Bieler Bros. Records. An e-card for the CD — which was recorded at Bieler Bros. Studios in Pompano Beach, ...

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SCORPIONS Interviewed By TV ANTENNA; Video Available

A nine-minute interview with SCORPIONS bassist Pawel Maciwoda and the rest of the band conducted by TV Antenna last month (September 2007) at Beacon Theater in New York City can be viewed below (Note: The Pawel portion of the interview was conducted in Maciwoda's mother tongue, Polish). As previously reported, SCORPIONS' concert at Wacken Open ...

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SLASH Talks AXL ROSE On 'David Letterman': Video Available

Former GUNS N' ROSES and current VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash was a guest on "Late Show with David Letterman" Tuesday night (October 30) to promote his newly published memoir, "Slash", which came out yesterday via HarperEntertainment. When asked about his current relationship with Axl Rose, Slash said that he would like to clear the air ...

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