February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

METAL CHURCH Part Ways With Drummer, Announce Replacement

METAL CHURCH have issued the following statement: "Due to health complications from years of struggling with diabetes, Kirk Arrington has stepped down as METAL CHURCH's drummer. He will be missed and we wish him only the best. "We are pleased to announce that filling Kirk's shoes is the 'one and only' Mr. Jeff Plate (SAVATAGE, ...

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Former DRAGONFORCE Bassist Seeks Singer For SON OF SCIENCE Project

SON OF SCIENCE, the new technical, melodic metal band formed by ex-DRAGONFORCE bassist Adrian Lambert, are looking for a vocalist. For further information, contact: ivanstreaky@hotmail.co.uk. Or send an MP3 to the same address. Lambert left DRAGONFORCE in October 2005 as a result of his desire to concentrate on his family life, according to a press ...

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AEROSMITH: Tonight's San Jose Concert Postponed Due To Illness

The AEROSMITH performance originally scheduled for Friday, February 3 at HP Pavilion in San Jose, California has been postponed due to illness, according to The Mercury News. The rescheduled date for this concert will now be Tuesday, April 11 at HP Pavilion and CHEAP TRICK will now replace LENNY KRAVITZ on the bill. Tickets from ...

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BIGELF: Two Full-Length Album Available For Free Download

Acclaimed Los Angeles-based quartet BIGELF have made available for download two full-length albums via their official web site: 2000's "Money Machine" and 2003's "Hex". Check them out at www.bigelf.com. Consisting of keyboardist/vocalist Damon Fox, guitarist Ace Mark, bassist Duffy Snowhill, and drummer Steve Frothingham. BIGELF's sound has previously been described as "THE BEATLES ...

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EKTOMORF To Enter Studio In July

Hungarian hardcore/thrash metallers EKTOMORF will enter Antfarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark on July 10 with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, MNEMIC, WITCHERY, RAUNCHY, HIMSA) to begin recording their new album, entitled "Outcast". EKTOMORF have just released a live DVD, entitled "Live and Raw...You Get What You Give", via Nuclear Blast. The package includes live footage ...

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ENSIFERUM: New Song Available For Streaming

The track "Warrior's Quest" from Finnish folk-influenced melodic death metal band ENSIFERUM, now featuring in its ranks NORTHER frontman Petri Lindroos, is available for streaming at this location. The song comes off the group's new EP, "Dragonheads", due on February 15 via Spinefarm Records. The mini-CD was recorded and mixed in November at ...

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