September 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

KITTIE: Quality Footage Of SPREAD THE METAL Festival Performance

Quality video footage of KITTIE's September 7 performance at the Spread The Metal festival in Toronto, Ontario, Canada can be seen below. KITTIE released a best-of compilation, "Not So… Safe", in September 2012 via eOne Music. The collection featured tracks from the band's records "Spit" (1999), "Oracle" (2001), "Safe" (2002), "In The Black" (2009) and ...

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MACHINE HEAD Drummer Ties The Knot

Congratulations are in order for MACHINE HEAD drummer Dave McClain, who just married his Australian girlfriend Belle. The couple live in Alameda, California. This is the second marriage for McClain, a former member of Arizona thrashers SACRED REICH who joined MACHINE HEAD in 1995 following the departure of Chris Kontos. In a January 2012 interview ...

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Y&T Interviewed By France's RockNLive.org (Video)

RockNLive.org conducted an interview with California rockers Y&T when the band performed at Le Forum in in Vauréal, France on September 28. You can now watch the chat below. Y&T's live album, "Live At The Mystic", was released in November 2012 via Frontiers Records. Following original bassist Phil Kennemore's untimely passing from lung ...

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JOURNEY Members Play National Anthem At Arizona State Sun Devils Vs. USC Trojans Game (Video)

Members of world-famous American rock band JOURNEY played the national anthem yesterday (Saturday, September 28) before Arizona State University's football game against USC in Tempe, Arizona. Founding member and lead guitarist Neal Schon, accompanied by longtime keyboardist and backing vocalist Jonathan Cain, played the anthem approximately 15 minutes prior to kickoff. Check out video footage ...

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AMARANTHE Singer's NIGHTWISH Audition Tape Posted Online

Elize Ryd of Swedish metallers AMARANTHE has uploaded an audio recording of her singing the NIGHTWISH song "Nemo". Ryd laid down the vocals for the track in 2006 when the Finnish symphonic metal band was seeking a replacement for Tarja Turunen. Check it out below. Says Ryd: "I've been saving this for a special moment. ...

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