May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

STEPHEN PEARCY: More Tour Dates Announced

RATT singer Stephen Pearcy and his RAT BASTARDS have scheduled the following tour dates: May 01 - Cardos - Chillocothe, Ohio May 02 - Hulas - California, Maryland May 03 - Ding Batz - Clifton, New Jersey May 04 - Trailside - Factoryville, Pennsylvania May 05 - Jigsaw Saloon - Parma, Ohio May 07 - ...

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TESTAMENT: More Interview, Performance Footage Posted Online

To celebrate the April 29 release of "The Formation of Damnation", TESTAMENT and Fuse On Demand have teamed up to bring fans exclusive access with the thrash metal gods. Fuse On Demand sat down with TESTAMENT for an exclusive interview earlier this year, which will be available on Fuse on Demand, Comcast on Demand, and ...

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REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE's Keyboardist Is Not JENS JOHANSSON

Former STRATOVARIUS mainman Timo Tolkki has announced that he has selected a keyboardist for his new project REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE. Although Timo has yet to reveal the musician's identity, Tolkki did offer that the band's newest addition "is not Jens [Johansson, ex-STRATOVARIUS keyboardist]." REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE will release its debut album, "New Era", on June 6 via ...

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MTLEY CRE Protest Shot Down

Cathy Dobson of the London Free Press reports: Sarnia Bayfest [music festival taking place this July in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada] organizer Michele Stokley wants Sarnia Coun. Dave Boushy to know a member of MTLEY CRE was once invited to the White House to talk about overcoming drug addiction. "Nikki Sixx can speak in ...

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DAATH: New Album 'Almost Done'

Georgia-based, forward-thinking metal band DAATH, who spent the summer of 2007 kicking up dirt on Ozzfest's side stage, entered the studio on March 1 to record its new album, "The Concealers", with producer Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, CHIMAIRA) and Mark Lewis of Florida's AudioHammer studios manning the boards. The group has since issued the following update: ...

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