April 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEMIRICOUS Launch Drummer Search

Indianapolis-based death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS are currently auditioning drummers. Interested parties can contact the group at mark@middlecoastmanagement.com. DEMIRICOUS' debut album, "One (Hellbound)", was released in January via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded in June 2005 at Planet Z studios with producer Zeuss (HATEBREED, SHADOWS FALL). ...

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DEF LEPPARD To Perform On 'The Tonight Show'

DEF LEPPARD will be taking part in an outdoor performance on NBC's "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on May 23, to be shown nationwide at 11:35 p.m. EST. Information about tickets for the show can be found here. DEF LEPPARD's 12th studio album, "Yeah!", is scheduled for release on May 23. The CD ...

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Former PETER CRISS Singer JASON EBS Launches New Project

Jason Ebs, the former singer for original KISS drummer Peter Criss on the "Bad Boys of Kiss" tours, has formed a new band called ECOTONIC. They are busy recording their debut CD, "Electrified", and are seeking a record deal, publishing deal, and music management. Previously known as JASON & JANEA, ECOTONIC was officially born on ...

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THE ESOTERIC Begin Work On New Album

Lawrence, KS innovators THE ESOTERIC have begun work on their sophomore release for Prosthetic Records, entitled "Subverter". The cutting-edge outfit begins recording May 8 at Black Lodge Recording in Eudora, KS as well as in an undisclosed location in Kansas City with producer/engineer Paul Malinowski (SHINER, OPEN HAND, SEASON TO RISK). The follow-up to last ...

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BLACK SABBATH Convention To Be Held In England

A BLACK SABBATH convention will be held at the famous Cavern Club in Liverpool, England on May 20. Along with memorabilia, guest speakers and merchandise, the event will feature two sets performed by Europe's leading BLACK SABBATH tribute band THE SABBATH (web site). This event is being promoted by Rock Off and the ...

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RHINO BUCKET: Dates With SUPERSUCKERS Announced

RHINO BUCKET, the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./ EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, are currently on the road with SUPERSUCKERS. Remaining dates are as follows: Apr. 26 - Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Downstairs Apr. ...

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TANKARD To Perform At Berlin's Olympic Stadium

Veteran German thrashers TANKARD will be performing at Berlin's Olympic stadium this Saturday, April 29 at the invitation of local soccer team Eintracht Frankfurt. A posting on TANKARD's official web site reads as follows: "There are moments that are almost as great as TANKARD's new album 'The Beauty And The Beer'. For his whole life ...

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