February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

GLENN HUGHES: Release Date Set For New Solo CD

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes has posted the following message on his official web site: "Just wanted to let you all know that yesterday all the tracking for the album was completed. We had the final day of string section yesterday. It is a massive piece of work. 15 songs were recorded. I would like you ...

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ANATHEMA's DANIEL CAVANAGH To Undertake Solo Acoustic Norwegian Tour

ANATHEMA mastermind Daniel Cavanagh will undertake a solo and acoustic Norwegian tour in March 2006. His set will feature mainly ANATHEMA classics past and present, plus various cover versions. The shows will be stripped down, featuring Danny with just a guitar a keyboard/piano in the most imtimate possible setting. The dates are as follows: Mar. ...

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CHEVELLE At Work On New Album, Confirm New Bassist

Launch Radio Networks reports: CHEVELLE has posted a message at its official web site, ChevelleInc.com, saying that the band is currently writing and recording material for its fourth album. No other details on the project were made available. A spokesperson has told Launch that frontman Pete Loeffler and drummer Sam Loeffler have chosen their brother-in-law, ...

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GODSMACK's SULLY ERNA: A Tribute To An Angel

GODSMACK frotman Sully Erna has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Have you ever seen an angel? "Most of us would probably say no. I'll bet you by the end of this letter that you have. "Sometimes we walk through this earth aimlessly, too caught up in our everyday messes and ...

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CELTIC FROST: 'Monotheist' Release Date Announced

Century Media Records has set a May 30 North American release date for CELTIC FROST's long-awaited new album, "Monotheist" (one day earlier internationally). CELTIC FROST's first album in 13 years, "Monotheist" (view artwork by Michel Casarramona and Martin Eric Ain at this location) features 11 songs all produced by the band with Peter ...

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COMMUNIC: Norwegian TV Feature Posted Online

A feature on the Norwegian progressive/power metal band COMMUNIC was recently shown on Norwegian TV. Watch it online at this location (note: the reporter erroneously refers to COMMUNIC as a "black metal" band). As previously reported, COMMUNIC — who feature in their ranks ex-SCARIOT members Oddleif Stensland (vocals) and Tor Atle Andersen (drums) ...

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BLACK SABBATH Drummer Offers Update On His Radio Show

BLACK SABBATH drummer Bill Ward has issued the following update on his monthly "Rock 50" radio show, which airs on WPMD, a college radio station at Cerritos College in California: "I wanted to check in with some info about the February 11th radio show. In January, we played excerpts from the new IN FLAMES CD, ...

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