August 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

TYGERS OF PAN TANG To Tour UK With STEVE GRIMMETT

NWOBHM legends TYGERS OF PAN TANG have issued the following update: "Although we are awaiting some more confirmed dates, we wanted to let you all know as soon as possible about the upcoming UK tour. This will be a three-band bill with the TYGERS OF PAN TANG as headliners and the fantastic Steve Grimmett of ...

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13 Arrested At JOURNEY Concert In Hershey

According to The Patriot-News, thirteen people were arrested Thursday night (August 28) during the JOURNEY concert at Hersheypark Stadium in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Police said eight of the arrests were for underage drinking, and five were for disorderly conduct. Police said one person was charged with trespassing. Township police were assisted by the state ...

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SLIPKNOT: New York City 'Maggots' Needed

SLIPKNOT has issued the following update: "If you live in the New York City area and can meet up [Saturday] morning [August 30] around 6:00 a.m., we are going to be having a gathering of maggots that will descend on 'Good Morning America' and 'The Today Show'. If you can definitely make it, please send ...

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MINISTRY Mainman To Sign Copies Of 'Wicked Lake' DVD In Hollywood

MINISTRY frontman Al Jourgensen will be signing DVD copies of the horror feature film "Wicked Lake" on Thursday, September 25 at the Virgin Megastore in Hollywood, California beginning at 7:00 p.m. Purchase "Wicked Lake" on DVD at Virgin Megastore Hollywood to receive a wristband to have your DVD signed. Al Jourgensen scored, music-supervise and created ...

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SHADE EMPIRE Added To UNLEASHED's Hammer Battalion' Tour

Finnish metallers SHADE EMPIRE have been added to the UNLEASHED-headlined "Hammer Battalion" tour, alos featuring KRISIUN (Brazil) and ONE MAN ARMY AND THE UNDEAD QUARTET (Sweden). The dates are as follows: Nov. 25 - (CH) Geneve @ L'Usine Nov. 26 - (GER) Stuttgart @ LKA-Longhorn Nov. 27 - (A) Worgl @ Komma Nov. 28 - ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's Booze-Free Toronto Concert Filmed For Upcoming DVD

MÖTLEY CRÜE's day-long, multi-act concert dubbed Crüe Fest 2008 at Toronto, Ontario, Canada's Molson Amphitheatre Thursday night (August 28) was filmed for a forthcoming DVD. No alcohol was being sold at the show after the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario suspended the liquor license of the Molson Amphitheatre during the concert. "I heard you ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Singer Announces Band For Solo Tour Dates

Hot on the heels of his Insania wine collaboration with Walla Walla, Washington-based 3 Rivers Winery, Geoff Tate of QUEENSRŸCHE has announced that he will be performing a series of exclusive solo shows in conjunction with its slated release. On Saturday, September 20, a special performance will take place at 3 Rivers Winery with three ...

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WITHIN Y: 'Facing Reality' Video Posted Online

"Facing Reality", the new video from the Swedish melodic death metal band WITHIN Y, can be viewed below. The clip was shot on July 2, 2008 at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg, Sweden. "Facing Reality" comes off WITHIN Y's third album, "The Cult", which entered the Swedish national chart at position No. 24. The CD artwork ...

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