October 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

VICIOUS RUMORS: California Dates Announced

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area metal band VICIOUS RUMORS will play three shows in California in late October prior to its European tour with BEYOND FEAR and COURAGEOUS (which runs from Oct. 31 to Nov. 19). The dates are as follows (venue details to follow): Oct. 20 - San Francisco, CA @ TBA Oct. 25 ...

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NIGHTRAGE: New Drummer, Session Guitarist Announced

Swedish/Greek melodic death metal outfit NIGHTRAGE has announced the addition of drummer Alex Svenningson (ex-MINDFALL) to the group's ranks. "He came in the studio and he really nailed down our songs," stated Marios Iliopoulos, NIGHTRAGE guitarist/songwriter. "He is a great guy and a suberb musician." Check out a short video clip of Alex ...

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GLENN HUGHES Announces New Drummer

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) has enlisted drummer Mark Mondesir (JEFF BECK) for his upcoming tour, which is scheduled to kick off at the end of the month. The tour is expected to run throughout Europe until early December. GLENN HUGHES "Music For The Divine" 2006 European tour dates: Oct. 28 - ...

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OSI: Vinyl Version Of New EP Due Next Week

Burning Shed has set an October 9 release date for the vinyl version of the new OSI (OFFICE OF STRATEGIC INFLUENCE) EP, featuring three remixes of "Free" album tracks. InsideOut Music will release a CD version of the EP, which will also include a video for the song "Free" directed by Andreas Nilsson. The EP ...

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KORN To Begin Writing New Album Today

KORN will begin writing material today (Monday, October 2) for the follow-up to last year's "See You on the Other Side" album, singer Jonathan Davis revealed in a posting on his ButtSexCrips.com web site. "[I] can't wait," he said. "I know it's gonna be insane the band is really on fire and have some phat ...

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ANTIMATTER's MOSS To Tour With ANATHEMA's DANNY CAVANAGH

ANTIMATTER mainman/lyricist/singer Mick Moss will perform live acoustic sets with Danny Cavanagh (ANATHEMA) in October. Also performing will be Sean Jude (LEAFBLADE). The dates are as follows: Oct. 20 - Honefoss, NOR @ Lloyds pub Oct. 21 - Trondheim, NOR @ Kafe Larssen Oct. 22 - Oslo, NOR @ TBA Oct. 24 - Kristiansand, NOR ...

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Ex-KING DIAMOND Drummer SNOWY SHAW Produces Sweden's LOUD'N'NASTY

Swedish glam/sleaze act LOUD'N'NASTY has just finished laying down three new songs with producer Snowy Shaw (MERCYFUL FATE, KING DIAMOND, DREAM EVIL), who also played session drums on the recording. "I've helped out my friends to produce, play session drums, take pictures etc. and if it results in a proper record and manager deal, I ...

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