March 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

Greek Metal Musicians To Pay Tribute To RONNIE JAMES DIO At Special Concert

ROCK'N'ROLL CHILDREN — featuring Greek metal musicians Yiannis Papanikolaou (vocals; ex-INNERWISH, ex-BATTLEROAR), Yiannis Tsimas (bass; DEXTER WARD), George Georgiou (keyboards; INNERWISH, FORTRESS, UNDER SIEGE), Nikos Anastasiadis (drums; DREAM WEAVER), Manolis Tsigkos (guitar; INNERWISH) — will perform at a tribute concert to Ronnie James Dio on May 15 at Kittaro club in Athens, Greece marking the ...

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GRAVEYARD: 'Hisingen Blues' Track Listing Revealed

"Hisingen Blues", the second full-length album from the Gothenburg, Sweden-based psychedelic doom rock band GRAVEYARD, will be released in Europe on March 25 and in North America on April 19 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced, recorded, and mixed in 100 percent analog by Don Alsterberg (JOSÉ GONZALES, JUNIP, SOUNDTRACK OF OUR LIVES, ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED has been confirmed for this year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 8-11, 2011 in Sölvesborg in southern Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ACCEPT AGENT STEEL BLACK VEIL BRIDES BUCKCHERRY CLUTCH CRASHDIET DAN REED BAND DESTRUCTION DOC HOLLIDAY DOWN DUFF ...

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SLASH's Solo Album Certified Platinum In Australia

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", was certified platinum by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 70,000 copies. A plaque commemorating the achievement was presented to Slash by Sony on Monday (February 28) during his tour of the country as part of the Soundwave ...

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DAWN OF DISEASE: 'Legends Of Brutality' Trailer Available

German death metallers DAWN OF DISEASE will release their debut album, "Legends Of Brutality", on April 29 via Noise Art Records. The CD was recorded at Soundlodge Studio (GOD DETHRONED, DEW-SCENTED, SINISTER) with producer Jörg Uken. A trailer for the album can be viewed below. "Legends of Brutality" track listing: 01. Gasping For Life (intro) ...

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VOMITORY: New Album Details Revealed

Swedish death metal veterans VOMITORY will release their eighth studio album, "Opus Mortis VIII", in Europe on April 26 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced, engineered and mixed by Rikard Löfgren at his Leon Music Studios and is said to be "the best-sounding VOMITORY album ever!" Comments VOMITORY drummer Tobias Gustafsson: "'Opus Mortis ...

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VOIVOD To Release Live Album In April

Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD will release a new live album, "Warriors Of Ice", on April 5 via Indica Records. The CD was recorded on December 12, 2009 during the band's first headlining show in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in ten years. VOIVOD's setlist for the concert was as follows: 01. Voivod 02. The Unknown Knows 03. ...

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