The WQLZ Music Minute--Music news written by Bishop for 92.7 WQLZ, The Rock Station
As I Lay Dying front man Tim Lambesis has posted a statement to his official blog saying someday he’ll be able to tell the whole story. In the message he acknowledges the public and private messages he’s received asking to explain what’s happened, but because the case is ongoing he isn’t allowed to. He says soon he’ll be able to air his side of the very complex story. Lambesis is also asking for everyone’s patience and started rambling about looking at all sides of a philosophical argument before coming to conclusions. The lead singer was arrested in May for soliciting an undercover cop to murder his estranged wife. It was also reported that the singer’s attorney said his erratic behavior may have been from steroid use.
Tell and show
Metallica plans on appearing at Comic Con in San Francisco July 19th. There they’ll be promoting their upcoming 3D concert film Through The Never. After that, they plan on performing at a “super secret” location. Through The Never will be in theaters everywhere October 4th.
PJ news at noon
The countdown clock has begun at PearlJam.com where it’s expected details about a new album will be revealed. Expected to rundown at about noon Central time, fans are eager to see what’s unveiled as talk began earlier this year that the band was in studio piecing together a new album. Could it be just the album details or could it be the release of an actual single? It’s hard telling, but it’s the first hint at something big outside of various band members telling the press the new album is being worked on and is going to be great. Watch PearlJam.com during your lunch break for the big reveal.
Up in Chicago
Volto!, the band featuring Tool Drummer Danny Carey will be up in Chicago August 10th at Lincoln Hall. The jam-rock-fusion-jazz-blues band features Carey on drums and is also a sign that Tool fans will have to wait a bit longer for a new Tool album.
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