October 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

STONE SOUR To Open For EVANESCENCE In Montreal

According to Showbizz.net, STONE SOUR will open for EVANESCENCE at the Bell Center in Montreal, Canada on January 5, 2007. It is not presently clear if the two bands will perform any additional dates together. STONE SOUR is continuing to tour behind "Come What(Ever) May". As the follow-up to their four-year-old debut album, which was ...

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LORDI To Appear At MTV's EUROPEAN MUSIC AWARDS

According to ESCToday.com, Eurovision Song Contest winners LORDI will be special guests at MTV's 13th annual European Music Awards in Copenhagen on Thursday, November 2. The Finnish rockers will be making a guest appearance on the show. Although LORDI is not nominated for a main European award (they are up for the "Best ...

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DEAD HEAD: Live Video Available

A video clip of veteran Dutch thrashers DEAD HEAD performing the songs "The Festering / Unholy" live in concert has been posted online on the band's official MySpace page. DEAD HEAD recently spent time in the studio working on demos for its forthcoming fifth album, tentatively due next year. Songtitles set to appear ...

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CATAMENIA Parts Ways With Keyboardist

Finnish black metallers CATAMENIA have posted the following message on their official web site: "To prevent the annoying speculations of how things went in European tour and why Tero [Nevala, keyboards] is not anymore in the band, we decided to make an official statement regarding the situation. "When finishing the Russian tour, Tero informed at ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Issues 'Birthday Bash' Recap

Sammy Hagar has updated his web site with a "Birthday Bash" recap. Read it at this location. Hagar, who turned 59, was joined by his band, the WABORITAS, former PANTERA and DAMAGEPLAN drummer Vinnie Paul, VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and ex-PUDDLE OF MUDD guitarist Paul Phillips, among others. The "Birthday Bash" is ...

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MOURNING CARESS Completes Work On Sophomore Album

Münster, Germany-based quintet MOURNING CARESS has finished recording its second full-length album, "Inner Exile". "We spent two weeks in Studio Soundlodge (DEW-SCENTED, GOD DETHRONED, OBSCENITY) and are more than pleased with the result," the group writes in a press release. "Finally we have 11 songs more in our repertoire of which one of them is ...

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CRUCIFIST Announces Dates With CELTIC FROST, HIRAX

Rochester, New York-based "'70s black metal" band CRUCIFIST — which features in its ranks bassist Dan Lilker (NUCLEAR ASSAULT, BRUTAL TRUTH, THE RAVENOUS) as well as Mike Waske (drums ORODRUIN), John Gallo (guitar ORODRUIN, BLIZARO) and Ron Blackwell (vocals) — has lined up the following live dates: Nov. 07 - Rochester, NY - The Penny ...

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PHANTOM-X Seeks Guitarist

PHANTOM-X, the band featuring OMEN singer Kevin Goocher, is holding a nationwide guitarist search. If you are interested in joining an internationally signed and touring metal band, please e-mail links and/or MP3s of your work to [email protected] or to www.myspace.com/AListMusic. PHANTOM-X's sophomore album, "Storm Riders", was released in September via Mausoleum Records. For more information, ...

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