February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT: More European Dates Announced

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, the band featuring former DEEP PURPLE/RAINBOW guitarist Ritchie Blackmore and his fiancée Candice Night, has confirmed the following dates: Apr. 17 - Naroden Dvorets na Kulturata - Sofia, Bulgaria Apr. 20 - Dvorana Doma Sindikata - Belgrade, Serbia Apr. 27 - Teatro Sociale - Mantua, Italy Apr. 28 - Teatro Toniolo - Mestre/Venice, ...

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FASTWAY Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

FASTWAY, the reactivated band featuring original MOTÖRHEAD guitarist "Fast" Eddie Clark, have been confirmed for the 2007 edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 6-9 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AEROSMITH AFTER FOREVER ALL ENDS AMON AMARTH ANNIHILATOR AXEL RUDI PELL BLACK ...

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NILE Drummer Quits SICKENING HORROR

NILE drummer George Kollias has officially quit his Greece-based band SICKENING HORROR. His official statement on the matter reads as follows: "This is some sad news from me but I had to quit playing for SICKENING HORROR. We had some major problems the last year and I feel I want no longer play in this ...

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ROTTING CORPSE Confirmed For Texas' DONNAPALOOZA METALFEST

Reunited '80s thrash band ROTTING CORPSE — whose original lineup included SOLITUDE AETURNUS founder John Perez and former DEATH touring guitarist/roadie Walter Trachsler — has been confirmed for the Donnapalooza Metalfest, set to take place Saturday, April 28 at the Lone Star Country Club in Coppell, Texas. Also scheduled to appear are AVERSION TO LIFE, ...

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FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES To Release Limited-Edition EP

New York-based hard rock band FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES will release a limited-edition three-song EP on March 13 via Hot Topic stores nationwide. Priced just $1.99, the EP features two tracks — "Deth Kult Social Club" and "Pioneers" — taken from the forthcoming album, "Holding a Wolf by the Ears", along with a previously unreleased ...

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SIN DEALER Completes Work On New CD

SIN DEALER, the band featuring members of SEA OF GREEN, SONS OF OTIS, EDWIN and PLASMA BLAST, has finished recording all the remaining vocal and guitar tracks for its follow-up to 2004's "13" at Q Music and was engineered by Andrew St. George (THE WHO, KILLER DWARFS, IAN ASTBURY) and Gary Honess (I MOTHER EARTH, ...

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FEARSCAPE: Continuing The Writing And Demoing Phase

Australian Christian metallers FEARSCAPE have issued the following update: "FEARSCAPE will have an extremely busy and important March. We will be playing on the 1st, 9th, 24th and 30th plus the 5th and 6th of April, as well as continuing the writing and demoing phase. "The writing and refining process for the new material is ...

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