December 2001 - Blabbermouth Archive

FATES WARNING Axeman Contributes To The KNOT!

FATES WARNING guitarist Jim Matheos has completed recording solos for three tracks—two electric and one acoustic—that will be included on the upcoming GORDIAN KNOT release, tentatively entitled Emergent. As previously reported, GORDIAN KNOT is a prog supergroup featuring former CYNIC members Sean Malone (bass), Jason Gobel (guitar), and Sean Reinert, along with former GENESIS guitarist ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY Get "Diverse" On Upcoming CD!

Sweden's DARK TRANQUILLITY are in intensive songwriting sessions for their upcoming studio CD, which will reportedly be “a very diverse offering featuring musical traces from all stages of our 12-year career as well as a host of new influences”, according to a statement from the band. Among the tentative song titles that will be included ...

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FOZZY To Record New CD In January!

Atlanta's FOZZY, featuring members of SICK SPEED/STUCK MOJO and WWF wrestler Chris Jericho, will be entering the studio on January 6th to begin recording their as-yet-untitled second full-length CD for a spring release through Megaforce Records. Like its predecessor, the upcoming album will consist primarily of cover versions of old heavy metal classics, but this ...

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RAGE Set To Issue "Unity" During May!

Germany's RAGE are scheduled to enter Twilight Hall Studio during January with producer Charlie Bauerfeind to begin recording their brand new CD, entitled Unity. Tentatively due for release in May, Unity will feature the following track listing: 01. All I Want 02. Insanity 03. Down 04. Set This World On Fire 05. Seven Deadly Sins ...

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DORO PESCH Hits The European Summer Festival Circuit!

German vocalist DORO PESCH has been confirmed to appear at several European metal festivals during the summer. The confirmed dates are as follows: Jun. 07 - Sölvesborg, SWE @ Sweden Rock Jun. 09 – Milan, ITA @ Gods of Metal Jul. 11 – Tuttlingen, GER @ Honberg Sommer Jul. 13 – NETH @ Bospop Aug. ...

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GARY MOORE Gets Ready To Unleash "Best Of Blues" CD!

GARY MOORE will be issuing a best of CD, entitled Walking By MyselfThe Best Of The Blues, through Virgin Records on January 28th. Featuring tracks from the blues CDs that were originally issued in the 1990s, the album will be issued in a limited-edition two-CD release that will include a live bonus CD. The track ...

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Former THUNDER Men Reunite In New Project!

Former THUNDER bandmates Luke Morley (guitar) and Danny Bowes (vocals) have been tucked away in the studio in London since November, working on a joint project for release in the first half of next year. Featuring a host of guest musicians and singers, the album has not had an official release date or label confirmed, ...

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