October 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

EVANESCENCE: Japanese Tour Dates Announced

EVANESCENCE will embark on a Japanese tour in January/February. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 25 - Zepp - Osaka, JPN Jan. 26 - Zepp - Nagoya, JPN Jan. 28 - Blitz - Yokohama, JPN Jan. 30 - Zepp - Tokyo, JPN Jan. 31 - Zepp - Tokyo, JPN Feb. 01 - Zepp Sendai - ...

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MOTÖRHEAD: Classic 7" Singles To Be Reissued

Earmark Records will re-release three classic MOTÖRHEAD 7" vinyl singles on November 11. The limited-edition singles include "Ace of Spades" b/w "Dirty Love" (1980), "Bomber" b/w "Over the Top" (1979) and "Overkill" b/w "Too Late, Too Late" (1979). For more information, click here. As previously reported, a six-minute interview with MOTÖRHEAD frontman Lemmy ...

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MACHINE HEAD: 'Burn My Eyes' To Be Reissued In January

Roadrunner Records has set a January 8, 2007 European release date for the reissue of MACHINE HEAD's classic debut album, "Burn My Eyes". The CD, which originally came out in 1994, will be packed with extra features, including a bonus CD of previously unreleased tracks and rarities. MACHINE HEAD is putting the finishing touches on ...

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PYRO Signs With PERVADE PRODUCTIONS

Paris-based hard rock band PYRO has reportedly inked a deal with Pervade Productions/Manitou Music. The group's first release for the label will be its third album, tentatively titled "Stab in the Back". The CD is expected to arrive in early 2007. "Stab in the Back" track listing: 01. Loaded Dice 02. Something's Wrong 03. If ...

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OPEN GRAVE RECORDS Signs U.S. Distribution Deal With OARFIN DISTRIBUTION

Open Grave Records is has announced that it has signed an exclusive U.S. distribution deal with OarFin Distribution. OarFin Distribution is a national distributor that deals with national and independent music store chains as well as online retailers, as well as other distributors and key independent stores. Open Grave Records owner James Mattern says, "Everyone ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Guitarist Gets His Metal On For Halloween

Launch Radio Networks reports: AUDIOSLAVE guitarist Tom Morello doesn't look anything like your typical '80s metal dude, but that's exactly what he transformed into one recent Halloween when he was stuck for a costume. Morello gave Launch the "hairy" details. "I was kind of strapped for an outfit, so I looked into the back of ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS Added To KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's Canadian Dates

36 CRAZYFISTS has been added to the three Canadian shows on KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's upcoming headlining tour. Additional support on the dates will come from BURY YOUR DEAD and 2 CENTS. The details are as follows: Nov. 27 - MacEwan Hall - Calgary, ALB, Canada Nov. 28 - Edmonton Events Centre – Edmonton, ALB, Canada Nov. ...

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