August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

FALCONER Guitarist Comments On WACKEN OPEN AIR Performance

FALCONER guitarist Stefan Weinerhall has issued the following update: "So, after [an appearance at this year's] Wacken [Open Air festival in Wacken, Germany], we can only say WOW!!!! We had a blast before, during and after the show. Great to see so many of you there, we can't wait to return. The deadly boring car ...

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DROWNING POOL Comes 'Full Circle' On Third CD

The Pulse of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: DROWNING POOL issues its third album on Tuesday (August 7), titled "Full Circle". The disc also introduces the band's third lead singer, former SOIL frontman Ryan McCombs. DROWNING POOL's original vocalist, Dave Williams, died of a heart defect while on Ozzfest in the summer of 2002. ...

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SPIRITUS MORTIS Celebrating 20th Anniversary

Long-running Finnish doomsters SPIRITUS MORTIS will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a tour and re-release of the band's first album on vinyl through Metal Warning. SPIRITUS MORTIS will also contribute to the "Knock 'Em Down to Size" vinyl sampler with the song "Sweet Oblivion". SPIRITUS MORTIS recently announced the addition of vocalist Tomi Murtomäki to ...

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GODSMACK Plays At Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

The Pulse of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: GODSMACK makes a pit stop on Tuesday (August 7) at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota, the gigantic biker's get-together held nearly every year since 1938. The week-long event hosts racing, stunts, demonstrations and concerts throughout the week, with GODSMACK headlining Tuesday's show over ...

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GENE HOGLAN Busted For Burrito-Smuggling

Legendary drummer Gene Hoglan (DARK ANGEL, DEATH, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, TESTAMENT) has issued the following update: "Well, hello everyone, GUESS WHAT? MY SHIRTS ARE FINALLY ON SALE! YAY! "And Jeez, that was like pulling teeth! What was supposed to be a quick, simple little endeavor took over 8 months from concept to completion. Ho-LEE! All ...

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ROB ZOMBIE To Hit The Road In October

The Pulse of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: Now that Rob Zombie has completed work on his third film as a writer and director, a remake of the horror classic "Halloween", the rocker-turned-filmmaker is setting his sights on the road. Zombie told The Pulse of Radio that he'll go on tour in October and ...

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Former PISSING RAZORS Members Working On FUELED II FIRE Debut

FUELED II FIRE, the El Paso, Texas-based band featuring former PISSING RAZORS members Matt Lynch (guitar), Ceaser Soto (guitar) and Joe Rodriguez (vocals) alongside Dan Diggler (drums) and Tury Saldana (bass), is hard at work on their full-length debut. The group does not have a title for the record yet, but songtitles set to appear ...

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