January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

TRASHLIGHT VISION Confirmed For CRUEFEST HOLLYWOOD

TRASHLIGHT VISION, the new band featuring MURDERDOLLS guitarist Acey Slade, have been confirmed for the sixth annual CrueFest Hollywood, set to take place July 15 at Whisky A Go-Go in Hollywood, California. Also scheduled to appear are the MÖTLEY CRÜE tribute band TRUE 2 CRUE, SABRINA KORVA, KID EGO, and VAINS OF JENNA. MÖTLEY CRÜE ...

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GENE SIMMONS U.S. Postage Stamp Now Available

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons is one of celebrities whose customized "kiss" appears on limited-edition real U.S. postage stamps, called ZazzleStamps, to celebrate Valentine's Day in partnership with The Humane Society of the United States. The stamps will only be available through February 28, 2006. In accordance with the established Zazzle Community Giving Program, The Humane ...

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TWISTED SISTER Schedule Tour Dates

TWISTED SISTER have announced the following dates during the coming months: Mar. 11 - Atarfe Vega Rock Festival - Granada, SPA Apr. 29 - Silverton Casino - Las Vegas, NV Jul. 08 - Quebec Int'l Summer Festival - Quebec City, CAN (w/ SCORPIONS) Jul. 28 - Rock Of Ages Twisted Forever Festival – Seebronn, GER ...

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HELLOWEEN: Summer Festival Appearances Announced

German melodic metallers HELLOWEEN have announced the following festival appearances this summer: Jun. 23-24 – Balingen, GER @ Bang Your Head Jul. 15-17 – Vizovice, CZR @ Masters Of Rock Aug. 04-05 – Hultsfred, SWE @ Gates of Metal As previously reported, HELLOWEEN filmed their sold-out headlining concert on January 29, 2006 at the 5,000-capacity ...

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DESOLATE WAYS Recording Second Album

Brazilian doomsters DESOLATE WAYS are currently recording their second full-length album at Arroba Studios. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2003's "Eternal Dreams" is being produced again by Adriano Sperandir and will contain the following track listing (in alphabetical order; not final sequence): 01. Alone 02. Cold Embrace 03. Cry No More 04. Drowned in Tears 05. ...

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BRUJERIA To Play 'Surprise' Concert In San Antonio

BRUJERIA will be playing a "surprise" show at The Sanctuary in San Antonio, Texas on Saturday, February 4. Tickets will be available at the door on the day of the concert. BRUJERIA have just announced the addition of two new members to the group's ranks. After months and months of speculation by fans, press, religious ...

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GURD: New Album Samples Available For Download

Switzerland's GURD, the band formed out of the ashes of the power-thrash metal legends POLTERGEIST, are currently busy in their Little Creek studio working on their eighth album, entitled "Bang!". The recordings are almost done and mainman V.O. will start mixing the effort during the coming days. Rough-mix versions of the tracks "The Grand Deception" ...

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