June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

VINCE NEIL's Mug Shot Released

TMZ.com has obtained MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil's mug shot (see below) — taken right after he was arrested in Las Vegas, Nevada last night (Sunday, June 27) on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. Neil, 49, was booked at the Clark County Detention Center and faces one count of DUI-Liquor, ...

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GWAR Frontman Interviewed At BONNAROO MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL

Artisan News Service conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus (a.k.a. Dave Brockie) at this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, which was held June 10-13 in Manchester, Tennessee. Watch the chat below. "America Must Be Destroyed", GWAR's 1992 opus, can now be purchased in a special edition digipak that's also crammed with a ...

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DEVILS WHOREHOUSE To Enter Studio Later In The Year

DEVILS WHOREHOUSE — the "horror-death rock" side-project of MARDUK guitarist Morgan Håkansson — will enter Endarker Studios in Norrköping, Sweden before the end of the year to begin recording its third album for an early 2011 release via Regain Records. DEVILS WHOREHOUSE's sophomore CD, "Blood & Ashes", came out in May 2009. After a lengthy ...

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CANCER BATS Announces Canadian Tour

After spending the past month igniting stages across Europe with BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE and ATREYU, the CANCER BATS return home this summer to bring their mountainous grooves and explosive blend of punk and metal to venues across Canada. Since releasing their third studio album, "Bears, Mayors, Scraps and Bones", in April, the Juno-nominated CANCER ...

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Former KISS Manager BILL AUCOIN Dead At 66

William Aucoin, beloved record industry executive, manager, entrepreneur, and creative visionary, passed away this morning, Monday, June 28 at 9:11 a.. EST at the Aventura Hospital and Medical Center in Aventura, Florida. Born December 29, 1943, Bill was battling prostate cancer, and passed away from surgical complications. The man known for masterminding the career of ...

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HATEBREED: Canadian Tour Announced

Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED will embark on a string of Canadian dates in September, treating fans to a block of eight shows in nine days. Support on the trek will come from Knoxville, Tennessee's STRAIGHT LINE STITCH. Sep. 06 - The Blind Dog - Windsor, Ont. Sep. 07 - The Music Hall - London, Ont. ...

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MEGADETH's DAVID ELLEFSON Interviewed At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

The U.K. branch of Roadrunner Records conducted an interview with MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson at this year's Download festival, which was held June 11-13, 2010 at Donington Park, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. A new MEGADETH track called "Sudden Death" will serve as the finger-busting finale to the forthcoming Guitar Hero: ...

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BAD COMPANY Announces North American Tour

The original, founding members of BAD COMPANYPaul Rodgers, Mick Ralphs and Simon Kirke — have announced that they will reunite for a series of North American concerts this summer. Tentatively set to begin July 16, the trek will include coast-to-coast dates in the U.S. and Canada throughout the summer, with more shows to ...

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