February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist BUMBLEFOOT Says It Was Dream Come True To Play Madison Square Garden

GNRFansAroundTheWorld recently conducted an interview with GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal. A couple of excerpts from the question-and-answer session follow: GNRFansAroundTheWorld: We all saw that you like playing fretless guitars. There's not a lot of guitarist playing them. What made you start playing fretless guitar? And wich one you like better...fretless ...

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Sweden's TREASURE LAND Seeks New Keyboard Player

TREASURE LAND, the Swedish progressive metal band who released two highly acclaimed CDs in 1997 and 1998, is seeking a new keyboard player. If you're interested, contact the group at info@treasureland.nu. As previously reported, TREASURE LAND is among the confirmed bands for the Gothenburg Metal Festival 2007, set to take place April 29-30 at Musikens ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE: Commemorative Album Artwork Prints Available

To commemorate the 25 years of the QUEENSRŸCHE legacy, the band is now offering a complete collection of contemporary artwork from each of their 10 studio released albums. Each of these pieces of QUEENSRŸCHE art history is available as a beautiful, full-color 23" x 23" photographic reproduction produced on the highest quality photographic paper, and ...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION Rejoined By Drummer MICHAEL LAUGHLIN

San Diego extreme metallers CATTLE DECAPITATION have been rejoined by drummer Michael Laughlin. "After a much-needed break, the man is refreshed and ready to destroy once again!" the group writes in a press release. CATTLE DECAPITATION will team up with THE LOCUST and DAUGHTERS for a U.S. tour beginning on March 23 in San Diego. ...

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BENEDICTION To Tour North America In October

Long-running U.K. extreme metallers BENEDICTION will embark on their first U.S. tour in 13 years in Ocober. Tentative dates are as follows (venue details to be confirmed): Oct. 05 - Boston, MA Oct. 06 - Springfield, VA Oct. 07 - Atlanta, GA Oct. 08 - Jackson, MS Oct. 09 - Houston, TX Oct. 10 - ...

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