July 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

TOMMY LEE Outside Roosevelt Hotel

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee appeared to be having quite a time waiting at a traffic light outside the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, flashing the peace sign and rocking out to the car stereo. Watch footage from Lulop. Tommy Lee has lined up a number of DJing appearances during the coming weeks (also featuring ...

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THE ARCANE ORDER To Support TESTAMENT In Denmark

THE ARCANE ORDER, the Danish band featuring vocalist Kasper Thomsen (RAUNCHY) and guitarist Flemming C. Lund (INVOCATOR, ex-AUTUMN LEAVES), will support TESTAMENT on August 21 at Godset in Kolding, Denmark. "Needless to say it is an immense honour for us to play with the thrash kings whose records we have banged our heads to again ...

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ORANGE GOBLIN: 'Healing Through Fire' To Be Released On Gatefold Vinyl

ORANGE GOBLIN's latest CD, "Healing through Fire", will be released on gatefold vinyl on September 24 through Sanctuary Records. This will initially be a limited edition of 1,000, all signed personally by the band. The gatefold sleeve will also include exclusive photos, artwork and more. "Healing through Fire" was released in May through Sanctuary Records. ...

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SYMPHONY X: 'Paradise Lost' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

SYMPHONY X's new CD, "Paradise Lost", has registered the following first-week chart positions around the world: USA: #123 Sweden: #32 Germany: #50 France: #60 Netherlands: #59 UK: #169 (rock/metal chart: #12) "Paradise Lost" sold just under 6,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. "Paradise Lost" was ...

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SIKTH Cancels London And Brighton Shows

Technical metallers SIKTH have been forced to cancel this weekend's (July 7-8) shows in London and Brighton. They will be rescheduled and the tickets for the original dates will be honored. Commented the band's frontman Mikee Goodman: "I have an inflamed throat caused by a throat virus I have had for over a month now. ...

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RUSH To Guest On 'Sound Off With Matt Pinfield'

RUSH members Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will appear on HDNet's "Sound Off with Matt Pinfield" this coming Sunday (July 8) at 8:30 p.m. EST (with rebroadcasts at 12:30 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. EST). For more information, click here. RUSH bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee was the featured guest on "The Hour" on June 14, ...

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MORTIFICATION: U.S. Tour Postponed

Australia-based Christian death metallers MORTIFICATION have postponed the U.S. leg of their proposed tour "due to time restraints in securing performance visas," according to a posting on the band's web site. "We hope to be back in the U.S. as soon as it becomes feasable. All good things come to those that wait." MORTIFICATION's European ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Singer, Guitarist To Take Part In Charity Ride

QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate and guitarist Mike Stone invite all to participate in a charity ride on Thursday, July 19 leaving Downtown Harley Davidson in Tukwila, Washington at 5:00 p.m. The ride will go to BB McGraws in Auburn for music, food, beer garden, auction, etc. If you don't ride you can come before 5:00 ...

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FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY Albums To Be Reissued

Metal Mind Productions will re-release FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY's classic material taken from Roadrunner Records' archives: * "Monument": a collection of unreleased tracks, exclusive remixes, B-sides and the infamous "Monument (Lost Classic Mix)" * "Millennium": the most successful so far and the heaviest FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY album from 1994. The new release includes an additional CD ...

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