April 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Tribute To Feature Former Members Of BLACK SABBATH, MEGADETH

Current/former members of BLACK SABBATH, RACER X, MEGADETH, BADLANDS, ALICE COOPER, FUEL, SURGICAL STEEL, CIRCLE JERKS, SLASH'S SNAKEPIT, WARRANT, STEELHEART, MICHAEL SHENKER GROUP, DOKKEN, L.A. GUNS, MACHINE HEAD, RATT, W.A.S.P. and QUIET RIOT are among the musicians who will appear on "Wicked Garden: A Millennium Tribute to Stone Temple Pilots", tentatively due in the early ...

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CHTHONIC: Video Interview With FREDDY LIM Available

Vocalist Freddy Lim of Taiwanese metal sensation CHTHONIC was recently interviewed by Germany's The Hard Way. Watch the chat below. As previously reported, CHTHONIC will record its as-yet-untitled fifth album between May 5 and June 3 at a studio in North Hollywood, California. Producing the effort will be ANTHRAX guitarist Rob Caggiano, who has previously ...

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NINE INCH NAILS, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Confirmed For VOODOO EXPERIENCE

NINE INCH NAILS and STONE TEMPLE PILOTS have been confirmed for the Voodoo Experience's tenth-anniversary celebration this October 24, 25, 26 in New Orleans. These artists along with R.E.M. and the NEVILLE BROTHERS, who are making their first-ever Voodoo appearance highlight a bill that also continues to honor the rich musical traditions of this unique ...

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SENTINEL BEAST At Germany's KEEP IT TRUE Festival; Video Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of the reactivated '80s Sacramento, California thrash band SENTINEL BEAST performing its signature song, "Sentinel Best", on April 4, 2008 at the Keep It True X festival in Lauda-Knigshofen, Germany can be viewed below (courtesy of "stoneagelightning"). SENTINEL BEAST was formed in Sacramento in 1984 by Debbie Gunn, Mike Spencer (bass), and ...

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RUFFIANS: Live Shows Announced

RUFFIANS, the reunited power metal band from the San Francisco Bay Area, has confirmed the following shows: May 03 - The Kennel Club - Sacramento, CA May 04 - The Independent - San Francisco, CA (w/ UFO) The band has plans to release a limited-edition live album with two new studio tracks later this year ...

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RISING DREAM To Support IRON MAIDEN In Croatia

Croatia's RISING DREAM has been confirmed as the support act for IRON MAIDEN for the band's Somewhere Back In Time show in Split, Croatia on August 10, 2008. The concert will take place at the 35,000-capacity stadium Poljud. RISING DREAM has previously opened for such bands as HELLOWEEN, AMON AMARTH and DEEP PURPLE, and has ...

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