July 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

MCQUEEN Parts Ways With Guitarist

U.K. all-girl band MCQUEEN has parted ways with guitarist Cat De Casanove. The group explains, "Unfortunately, as with many relationships in life, people grow apart and ultimately want different things. After these six years and many ups and downs, Cat has decided that she would like to pursue other ventures and both Leah Duors [vocals] ...

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SLIPKNOT: New Video Message Available

A video message from SLIPKNOT announcing the band's upcoming two-week summer U.S. headline tour can be viewed below. The trek, which will kick off on August 22 in Seattle, Washington, will feature support from ANTHRAX and THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER. The summer leg of the "All Hope Is Gone World Tour" marks SLIPKNOT's first headline ...

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Former STRATOVARIUS Leader Working On Autobiography

Former STRATOVARIUS and current REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE guitarist Timo Tolkki has issued the following update: "I have been really busy working hard with different things and projects. Some mixes for my mixing service, composing songs for PROJECT STRATO, one Finnish female artist and producing a record for a really cool new Goldenworks artist. "I've been also ...

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ENSIFERUM: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

Finnish folk metallers ENSIFERUM have set "From Afar" as the title of their fourth album, due on September 9 via Spinefarm Records. The CD was produced by Tero Kinnunen (NIGHTWISH, AMORPHIS) and Janne Joutsenniemi ('Victory Songs' producer) and was mixed by Hiili Hiilesmaa (HIM, SENTENCED, AMORPHIS). The track listing for the CD is as follows: ...

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Tonight's AEROSMITH Concert Postponed

Tonight's (July 1) AEROSMITH show at Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati, Ohio has been postponed "due to an injury within the band," according to a posting on the venue's web site. The rescheduled date will be announced soon. ZZ TOP was llso scheduled to appear on the bill. AEROSMITH is playing the whole ""Toys In ...

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ROB ZOMBIE's Raunchy Cartoon Coming To DVD

The Pulse of Radio reports: Rob Zombie's adult-oriented animated film, "The Haunted World of El Superbeasto", will be released on DVD on September 22, according to Bloody-Disgusting.com. The movie is based on a story Zombie created for his Spookshow International comic book series of a few years back and centers on a washed-up wrestler battling ...

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