May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

DIAMOND HEAD: Nuneaton Show Cancelled

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends DIAMOND HEAD have issued the following update: "Unfortunately, the show in Nuneaton (England) on Saturday, May 3rd has been cancelled. "The promoter has cancelled this show after trying to renegotiate the terms intially agreed at such a late stage and this was totally unworkable for the band. ...

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WHITESNAKE: New DOUG ALDRICH Audio Interview Posted Online

The latest episode of "Talking Metal" contains an interview John Ostronomy conducted with WHITESNAKE guitarist Doug Aldrich. Topics include the band's new album, "Good to Be Bad", David Coverdale, LION, Kal Swan, Tiffany, Gene Simmons, and Aldrich's 1982 audition with KISS. The podcast also contains an interview Mark Strigl and Ostronomy conducted with Ron Scalzo ...

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ANTHRAX: CHARLIE BENANTE's Signed Coffee Mugs For $39.99

ANTHRAX drummer Charlie Benante is offering up signed 16 oz. Charlie Benante coffee mugs for $39.99. Says Charlie: "Each autographed mug has a handwritten note from me. For example, 'Drink Up' or ''Mmmmmmm good.' This is the same style mug that I drink my morning, afternoon and evening coffee from. Its a tall, heavy mug ...

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SCORPIONS: Russian Tour Documentary Posted Online

A documentary of the SCORPIONS' recent tour of Russia which aired in April as part of Deutsche Welle's (DW-TV) English-language programming has been posted on YouTube. Watch the four-minute clip below. The SCORPIONS were recently named the seventh most successful German band of all time in their country based on German CD sales. They are ...

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PROJECT: FAILING FLESH: New Album Tenative Track Listing Revealed

PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, the group featuring former VOIVOD/current E-FORCE bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, Kevin 131 (GARDEN OF SHADOWS, TWISTED TOWER DIRE, BRAVE, WHILE HEAVEN WEPT) and Tim Gutierrez (instruments), has set the tentative track listing for its new album, titled "Count Back From Ten". It is as follows: 01. Count Back From Ten 02. White Light ...

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