February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SEBASTIAN BACH Secures New Management

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has issued the following update: "This truly is a momentous day in Bachstory! I have a new manager. I am pleased to announce that Scott Koenig and King Artist Management [CHIMAIRA] will now be taking over the business side of things. 2006 is going to be a very busy ...

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KYLESA To Release Split Seven-Inch Single With VICTIMS

Savannah sludge rockers KYLESA have issued the following update: "We've been writing new music and trying out drummers and everything is coming together nicely... We're playing the Emissions from the Monolith fest in Ohio May 25. We'll probably do some shows on the way up there and back. "Our next release will be a split ...

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WARMASTER Part Ways With Bassist, Continue Work On Split CD

WARMASTER, the Dutch old-school death metal band featuring André van der Ree (DARK REMAINS, ex-ETERNAL SOLSTICE, MOURNING) and Rik van Gageldonk (VUIST, DARK REMAINS), have parted ways with bassist Robert Rigter. "The bass parts for the upcoming split with VUIST are now played on recording by Rik," the band write on their web site. "After ...

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LINKIN PARK Rapper Losing Money On Solo Project's Tour

Launch Radio Networks reports: It's a good thing LINKIN PARK has made a lot of money, because band MC Mike Shinoda isn't scrimping with his solo project, FORT MINOR. His live entourage includes two more rappers, a drummer, a DJ, three string players, and four additional singers. Shinoda told Launch that he's not expecting to ...

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STAIND Singer Misses New Daughter While Touring

Launch Radio Networks reports: STAIND began its winter North American tour this past weekend and singer Aaron Lewis admits that the hardest part is being away from his family. Lewis and his wife had their second daughter in June of 2005, and Lewis told Launch it was difficult to leave her for the first time ...

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AXXIS: 'Paradise In Flames' Enters German Chart At No. 45

AXXIS' new album, "Paradise In Flames" (AFM Records), has entered the German national chart at position No. 45. The band's ninth studio CD was written and recorded in their own Soundwoxx studio, produced by Harry Oellers (keyboards) and Bernhard Weiss (vocals), and mixed and mastered by Dennis Ward (PINK CREAM 69) at House Of Audio ...

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