August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Y&T: New Audio Interview With DAVE MENIKETTI Available

The Musician's Voice has posted a new audio interview with Y&T frontman Dave Meniketti. In this interview, Dave talks about all things Y&T — including his memories of the band's early days, their hectic record/tour cycle of the 1980s, the band's devout fan base, and even the legendary "Hear 'n Aid" benefit Dave was a ...

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ZIMMERS HOLE Signs Worldwide Deal With CENTURY MEDIA, Enters Studio

Vancouver's ZIMMERS HOLE has signed a worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The band will enter the studio today to begin tracking its third full-length CD for a spring 2008 release. The members of ZIMMERS HOLE are no strangers to the underground metal community, as the lineup features Byron Stroud (FEAR FACTORY, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD) ...

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Guitarist RAFAEL MOREIRA From PAUL STANLEY's Solo Band Interviewed

An eight-minute video interview with guitarist Rafael Moreira from KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley's solo band has been posted online. Watch the clip below. The interview was conducted right after the soundcheck at Stanley's solo gig at Thebarton Theatre in Adelaide, Australia on April 26, 2007. As previously reported, a clip from "Live to Dream!" — ...

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CRIMINAL Launches YouTube Channel

Anglo-Chilean thrash masters CRIMINAL have launched an official YouTube channel at this location. The band has uploaded all of its official video clips (nine in total). The channel will be updated periodically with live videos, footage from the band's early days, video messages for the fans, etc. CRIMINAL is currently writing material for ...

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STEEVI JAIMZ BAND Planning Debut CD, DVD

After reportedly losing a legal battle with his former bandmates over the TIGERTAILZ name, vocalist Steevi Jaimz has decided to carry on in a brand new project called simply STEEVI JAIMZ BAND. Along with long-term partner in crime (and fellow former TIGERTAILZ member) Ace Finchum on drums, the pair has forged a partnership with the ...

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THE SECRET To Begin Recording New Album

Trieste, Italy-based metal quartet THE SECRET will travel from Italy to Sweden next week to record its second full-length album with producer Magnus Lindberg at Tonteknik Recordings in Umea. Magnus is well known for his recording prowess and is also a member of the band CULT OF LUNA. Many notable bands have recorded at Tonteknik, ...

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QUEEN 'Rock Montreal' DVD Details Revealed

On October 29, 2007, Eagle Rock Entertainment will simultaneously release two incredible DVDs capturing the incomparable QUEEN in their pomp as the world's biggest band at a sold-out show in 1981 at Montreal's 18,000-seater Forum. The single 95-minute DVD is "Queen Rock Montreal", and there is a special edition double DVD "Queen Rock Montreal + ...

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INVITRO Guitarist Checks In From FAMILY VALUES

INVITRO, the California-based band featuring ex-SNOT/SOULFLY guitarist Mikey Doling, has set a September 11 release date for its debut album, entitled "When I Was a Planet", through Gridiron Records. The CD is currently available for purchase for a limited time before it hits stores through www.gridironrecords.com. $1.00 from the purchase of each album sold will ...

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