August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Guitarist STEVE SMYTH Parts Ways With NEVERMORE

Guitarist Steve Smyth has officially parted ways with NEVERMORE, citing personal and business differences. "All things find their end eventually, and at this time I wish to make it clear that this was mutually agreed between the band and myself," Steve said in a statement. "I will continue on with other aspects of my music ...

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LACUNA COIL: Video Interview With ANDREA FERRO Posted Online

A video interview with LACUNA COIL singer Andrea Ferro conducted by "Angel of Metal" at this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, which took place August 16-18 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England, can be viewed below. LACUNA COIL will support MEGADETH on the Australian edition of Gigantour, which will take place in November. Also appearing ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Talks To Horror.com; Video Available

Staci Layne Wilson of Horror.com (via TVWire.TV) conducted a short interview with Rob Zombie about his remake of the horror classic "Halloween". Watch the clip below. Dimension Films, which is releasing "Halloween", has just signed Zombie to a two-picture deal. According to Variety, Zombie will write and direct both films. There are no further details ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY: New Video Interview Available

A video interview with Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY conducted by "Angel of Metal" at this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, which took place August 16-18 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England, can be viewed below. DARK TRANQUILLITY recently confirmed its participation in the Eastpak Antidote European tour alongside SOILWORK, CALIBAN and SONIC SYNDICATE. ...

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POISON, RATT: More Concert Attendances Revealed

The following are some of the POISON / RATT concert attendances, as reported by Billboard magazine: Date: July 24, 2007 Venue: Nikon at Jones Beach Theater City/State: Wantagh, NY Attendance: 5,056 Capacity: 13,836 Date: July 27, 2007 Venue: Trump Taj Mahal, Mark Etess Arena City/State: Atlantic City, NJ Attendance: 2,310 Capacity: 3,059 Date: July 28, ...

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THE CONFESSION To Film 'Dance With The Devil' Video

THE CONFESSION, championed by Alternative Press as one of "100 Bands You Need To Know in 2007," pounded audiences this summer on the Vans Warped Tour. Blazing through tracks from their debut CD, entitled "Requiem", produced by AVENGED SEVENFOLD's M. Shadows, the Dana Point, California band is now readying itself to hit the road on ...

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