February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

VH1's 'Supergroup' To Premiere In May

VH1 has reportedly set a May 18 tentative premiere date for "Supergroup", the new reality show starring Scott Ian (ANTHRAX; guitar), Ted Nugent (guitar), Evan Seinfeld (BIOHAZARD; bass), Sebastian Bach (ex-SKID ROW; vocals) and Jason Bonham (BONHAM, UFO, FOREIGNER; drums). Filming for the program commenced on February 22 in Las Vegas, with the premise being ...

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W.A.S.P. Recruit YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Drummer For North American Tour

W.A.S.P. have recruited drummer Patrick Johansson (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) to replace Stet Howland, who left the band earlier in the month. Patrick made his live debut with W.A.S.P. Friday night (Feb. 24) at The Legends Theatre in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Johansson, 29, was born in a small town called Falun in middle of Sweden, but currently ...

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HOLY TERROR Schedule First Show In 16 Years

Reformed Seattle-based speed metal band HOLY TERROR will play their first show in 16 years on March 11 at El Corazon (109 Eastlake Ave.) in Seattle. This will mark the band's debut live performance with new vocalist Chris Tretton (MIDNIGHT IDOLS) and it will be the only HOLY TERROR gig before bassist Jeff Matz (also ...

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ZYKLON Complete Work On 'Disintegrate', Schedule CD-Release Parties

According to a posting on ZYKLON's official web site, the band have completed work on their much-anticipated third album, entitled "Disintegrate". The CD was recorded at Akkerhaugen Lydstudio in Norway and was mixed at b>Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden. A May 15 release via Candlelight Records is expected. ZYKLON have scheduled the following CD-release parties ...

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Ex-IRON MAIDEN Singer DI'ANNO To Release New Album In May

Former IRON MAIDEN frontman Paul Di'Anno will release his new album, entitled "The Living Dead", in North America on May 15 through Cleopatra Records. A video on a separate disc will be included in the album package. As previously reported, the CD will be issued in Japan on March 25. Di'Anno will be backed by ...

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DEFTONES Finally Finish Recording New Album

DEFTONES drummer Abe Cunningham has confirmed to Billboard.com that the band have finally finished recording their new album. Cunningham attributes the delay to struggles and internal acrimony, which nearly resulted in a breakup. "I don't want to sit here and complain because these things happen to everyone," Cunningham told Billboard.com, "but if there ...

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ENUFF Z'NUFF Singer Working On New EP For European Release

ENUFF Z'NUFF frontman Donnie Vie is working on a new EP for European release along with the European version of his recently released DVD, entitled "DVieD: Baby Pictures". The EP will be split between originals and covers. The songs set to be featured on the disc are as follows: Covers: 01. If You Could Read ...

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