October 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

New EXCITER Frontman: 'I Am Metal'

Canadian thrash metal pioneers EXCITER recently announced the addition of Brooklyn, New York-based singer Kenny "Metal Mouth" Winter to the group's ranks. "After holding auditions this past summer, the band was blown away with Kenny's three-and-a-half-octave range, delivered with tremendous intensity and conviction," the band said in a statement. Kenny "Metal Mouth" Winter has issued ...

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FOZZY: Georgia Dates Announced

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, has lined up the following dates: Nov. 17 - Soho's - Columbus, GA Nov. 18 - Rick's - Macon, GA FOZZY's third album, "All That Remains", was released in January 2005 via SPV Records. A video for the album's ...

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FORMICIDE: Complete Discography To Be Released On CD

Due Process, the new label formed by longstanding webzine Aversionline, has announced the release of the complete discography from one of Boston's finest and most revered late-'80s thrash metal acts FORMICIDE. The self-titled CD — mastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless Mastering — contains 15 tracks spanning 1987 to 1989, totaling nearly an hour's worth ...

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MNEMIC Guitarist Checks In From The Road

MNEMIC guitarist Mircea Gabriel Eftemie has issued the following update: "We are really sorry for not keeping you up to date with the progress of our North American tour, but here we finally are, still alive and in the hot swamps of Florida at Disney World. (We will definitely kick the shit out of Mickey ...

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ATTACKER To Enter Studio Next Week

New Jersey metallers ATTACKER have issued the following update: "ATTACKER have ended their performance schedule for 2006 this past Sunday in their hometown of Hoboken, New Jersey at the reknowned Maxwell's venue. 2006 has been the bands most prolific year to date with live shows in the United States and Europe in support of their ...

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CELTIC FROST: Japanese Tour Dates Announced

Swiss metal band CELTIC FROST has announced new tour dates for Japan, beginning in January of 2007, as part of the "Extreme The Dojo" tour with Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON. This marks the first time that CELTIC FROST has ever toured Japan. "It goes without saying that we are very much looking forward to finally ...

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DEICIDE Films Chicago Concert For Forthcoming DVD

Floridian death metallers DEICIDE have just completed filming of live concert footage in Chicago for their forthcoming DVD, slated for a February 2007 release in the U.S. and January 2007 in Europe. The upcoming disc will mark the band's first live DVD release with guitar-shredding duo Jack Owen (ex-CANNIBAL CORPSE) and Ralph Santolla (ex-ICED EARTH, ...

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NOCTURNE Schedules First Show In Over A Year

Industrial-metal rockers NOCTURNE have just confirmed their first show in over a year, scheduled for November 11 at the Whisky in Hollywood. Joining NOCTURNE's Lacey Conner (vocalist) and Chris Telkes (guitar) for this exclusive performance is Sin from REVOLTING COCKS on bass and Adrian from POWERMAN 5000 on drums. XEO3 are slotted as the headlining ...

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