July 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

FATES WARNING's MARK ZONDER Lays Down Drums On New TEN Album

British melodic rock band TEN is putting the finishing touches on a new studio album, "Stormwarning", tentatively due in early 2011 via Frontiers Records. Mark Zonder (FATES WARNING) laid down the drum tracks on the effort, which will be mixed by Dennis Ward (PINK CREAM 69, SUNSTORM, PLACE VENDÔME). The cover art will once again ...

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BENEDICTUM Signs With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announced the signing of U.S. metallers BENEDICTUM for the release of a brand new studio album in early 2011. The band is currently recording the effort with with producer Ryan Greene (MEGADETH, LITA FORD, NOFX) at his Area 52 studio in Scottsdale, Arizona. The CD will feature guest appearances by Rudy Sarzo ...

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MY RUIN: New Album Track Listing Revealed

MY RUIN, the Los Angeles duo consisting of vocalist Tairrie B. and multi-instrumentalist Mick Murphy, will release its sixth full-length studio album, "Ghosts And Good Stories", on August 20 via Tiefdruck-Musik. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Diggin' For Ghosts 02. Long Dark Night 03. Excommunicated 04. Eyes Black 05. Money ...

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RUSH Guitarist Talks Gear

Guitar amp company Hughes & Kettner recently conducted an interview with guitarist Alex Lifeson of Canadian rock legends RUSH. The chat, which took place at the Sony Film Studios in Culver City, California at the final pre-production rehearsals for the band's "Time Machine" tour, features Lifeson talking about his "astonishing" new Hughes & Kettner "Steam ...

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SLASH Interviewed By Italy's ROCKOL

Italy's Rockol recently conducted an interview with legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash. Watch the chat below. As previously reported, Slash received the "Hard Rock Ambassador of Rock" award at this past Friday night's (July 2) annual O2 Silver Clef Awards which took place at the Hilton on Park Lane in London, England. Slash ...

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CEPHALIC CARNAGE Announces New Guitarist

Denver, Colorado-based technical death/grind metallers CEPHALIC CARNAGE have announced the addition of guitarist Brian Hopp to the group's ranks. The band states, "He's got a really sweet bow and arrow, and his guitar playing is almost as good as his archery. "We are extremely pleased with his work on the new record, and we think ...

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