August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

WEDNESDAY 13 Parts Ways With Guitarist ERIC GRIFFIN

WEDNESDAY 13 (ex-MURDERDOLLS) has parted ways with guitarist Eric Griffin. "Eric is a great guy and has been a huge asset to the touring band for the past year," Wednesday says in a statement. "He is an amazing player and will add new life to whatever band he joins! It will be extremely difficult to ...

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SYMPHORCE Guitarist Announces Guest Appearances

Lead guitarist C├ędric "Cede" Dupont of the German/Swiss melodic power trashers SYMPHORCE has recorded a couple of guest appearances during the recent months. "I played some lead stuff in June for my DARK AGE buddies up in Hamburg," he says. "I just love their music and it's always a cool thing to contribute something to ...

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KISS: 'Kissology: Volume Two' Special To Air On VH1 CLASSIC

On Friday, August 10 at 9:00 p.m. EST, VH1 Classic will broadcast a "Kissology: Volume Two, 1978-1991" special, followed by footage of KISS performing live in Sydney, Australia on November 22,1980. The two features will be repeated starting at 11:00 p.m. "Kissology: Volume Two, 1978-1991" will be released on August 14. It is the follow-up ...

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AS I LAY DYING Frontman Explains Bassist Change

AS I LAY DYING frontman Tim Lambesis has issued the following update: "Since we just put a new song up with Josh Gilbert's [bass] vocals on the chorus, I thought I would explain the story of why Clint [Norris] is gone and where Josh Gilbert came from... "Clint wanted to pursue a lifelong career that ...

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CHTHONIC: Audio Interview Available

At the Mountain View, Calif. stop of the Ozzfest tour last month, National Public Radio affiliate KQED-FM interviewed the Taiwanese band CHTHONIC, the first-ever Asian extreme metal act to take part in hard rock's longest-running annual tour. The interview, which first aired on KQED's nationally syndicated weekly "Pacific Time" program on Aug. 2, can be ...

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