July 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

CORONATUS Announces New Singer

German sympho-gothic metallers CORONATUS have announced the addition of singer Natalia Kempin to the group's ranks. Natalia will handle the classical soprano vocals which were previously performed by Karmen R. Lorch. Karmen left CORONATUS this past spring for "private reasons." Natalia previously played with the Russian metal band ARCANE GRAIL and did session work for ...

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AIRBOURNE Guitar-Lesson Videos Available

Music lesson web site PlayThisRiff.com is now featuring guitar lesson videos with Dave Roads and Joel O'Keeffe of Australian hard rockers AIRBOURNE. At PlayThisRiff.com you will find the following lesson videos by AIRBOURNE: * "Six Licks With Airbourne" * "Tips For Bending Strings" * "How To Add Dynamics" * "Improve Your Rhythm" * ...

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Reunited SANCTUARY Begins Writing New Material

Reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY, which features in its ranks current NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane, has begun writing material for a new studio album. Dane tells MetalSucks, "Wait 'till you hear some of the new stuff! I've got a song that I've been working on the last few days. It's pretty frickin' ...

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IRON MAIDEN Guitarist Talks About Forthcoming Album

Gary Graff of Billboard.com recently spoke to IRON MAIDEN guitarist Dave Murray about "The Final Frontier", the band's forthcoming 15th studio LP which will be released in North America on August 17 (one day earlier internationally) via Universal Music Enterprises (UMe). "We breezed through the album, really," Murray tells Billboard.com. "We actually finished ...

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