February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former DIO Guitarist TRACY G Seeks Singer For GOADED Project

Former DIO/WWIII guitarist Tracy G has left EPIC and is currently putting together a new version of the band GOADED. Tracy is seeking a lead singer in the PANTERA/GODSMACK vein but "with his own style." All submissions should be sent to: Goaded P.O. Box 3882 Industry CA 91744 or call (626) 821-3142 In other news, ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO Performs ALICE IN CHAINS, PANTERA With METAL SKOOL

Former PANTERA/current DOWN frontman Philip Anselmo joined the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band METAL SKOOL last night (Monday, February 26) at the Key club in Hollywood, California for renditions of ALICE IN CHAINS' "Man in the Box" and PANTERA's "Walk". Other guests at the show included Marq Torien from the BULLETBOYS, David Draiman (DISTURBED) and ...

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WILL HAVEN: Live Videos With New Singer Posted Online

Sacramento metal/harcore band WILL HAVEN has posted three video clips featuring new singer Jeff Jaworski (RED TAPE). Filmed on Monday, February 19 at the band's free headline show at The Troubador in West Hollywood, the videos capture the first live WILL HAVEN performance since the departure of original vocalist Grady Avenell. Speaking about playing the ...

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HATEBREED: Another Live Video Posted Online

A video of HATEBREED performing the track "Before Dishonor" last year during the Monsters of Mayhem tour at The Crocodile Rock in Allentown, PA has been posted online at the Underground Video Television web site. A commercial/webisode for Brass City Tattoos, owned and operated by guitarist Sean Martin of HATEBREED, has been posted ...

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Former AC/DC Drummer Joins ECOTONIC

ECOTONIC, the new band featuring Jason Ebs — the former singer for original KISS drummer Peter Criss on the "Bad Boys of Kiss" tours — and ex-AC/DC drummer Chris Slade, will play its debut show to support its upcoming CD, "Electrified", on Saturday, March 3 at the San Diego Indie Music Fest III on the ...

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REQUIEM LAUS Hard At Work On 'The Eternal Plague'

Funchal, Portugal's REQUIEM LAUS has signed a personal management contract with Theresa Aldao and Bryan Hilyard's artist development company Strictly Heavy Management (SHM). SHM has been managing rock and metal bands with exclusive worldwide contracts since 1995. REQUIEM LAUS formed in 1994 under the name REQUIEM and released its first demo called "Life Fading Existence". ...

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MARILYN MANSON: 'The Hole Is Where The Heart Is'

Austin Scaggs of Rolling Stone magazine's "Smoking Section" recently got a preview of MARILYN MANSON's new album, "Eat Me, Drink Me", at a Los Angeles-area recording studio. Scaggs writes that he was "blown away" by the CD, which includes a six-minute epic, "If I Was Your Vampire", with the lyric "The hole is where the ...

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