January 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE ALMIGHTY Frontman Produces CONFEDERACY OF HORSEPOWER

THE ALMIGHTY frontman Ricky Warwick has issued the following update: "I have spent the last two weeks producing the debut album by a bunch of Long Beach/Hollywood/OC desperados called CONFEDERACY OF HORSEPOWER. This is the first full-length album that I have produced for another artist and I have had a lot of fun doing it. ...

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MICHAEL ANGELO BATIO Schedules NAMM Appearance

World-renowned guitar speed phenom Michael Angelo Batio (HOLLAND, NITRO) will appear and sign on behalf of Dean Guitars at NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) convention in Anaheim, CA, January 18-21, Hall B booth #5466. Michael will be promoting and demonstrating his new signature guitar, the Dean MAB-1 AF Armorflame. Details regarding the MAB-1 AF ...

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MOB RESEARCH Putting Finishing Touches On Debut Album

The surviving members of MOB RESEARCH — the collaboration between WARRIOR SOUL frontman Kory Clarke and late MINISTRY/KILLING JOKE bassist Paul Raven — are completing the vocals for the remaining four tracks on the group's debut album, "Holy City Zoo", for a tentative spring 2008 release. According to the band, "Paul was very passionate about ...

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TOKYO DRAGONS To Support DANKO JONES In London

TOKYO DRAGONS will support DANKO JONES on February 12 at the Hoxton Bar & Grill in London, England. TOKYO DRAGONS released their second full-length album, "Hot Nuts", last September via Escapi Music. "Hot Nuts" was recorded at Seattle's legendary Litho (owned by PEARL JAM's Stone Gossard) and Avast studios with producer Kurt Bloch (NASHVILLE PUSSY, ...

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POWERWORLD: Debut Album Details Revealed

German melodic metal band POWERWORLD, the brainchild of former FREEDOM CALL and MOON'DOC bassist Ilker Ersin, will release its self-titled debut album on March 28 via Metal Heaven. After his departure from FREEDOM CALL in the middle of 2005, Ersin decided to follow a different musical path and started to work on an album that ...

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