November 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

GIRLSCHOOL, EVERGREY, STEELHEART Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

GIRLSCHOOL, EVERGREY and STEELHEART have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place June 22-23, 2007 at Messegelände in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): BRAINSTORM EDGUY EVERGREY FINNTROLL GIRLSCHOOL MERCENARY MYSTIC PROPHECY NAZARETH PRAYING MANTIS STEELHEART THUNDER ...

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CANDLEMASS Officially Launches Vocalist Search

Legendary Swedish doom metallers CANDLEMASS have posted the following message on their official web site: "CANDLEMASS are currently looking for a singer. Preferably Swedish but the band will consider all options. [Requirements are as follows:] * You are over 25, you love metal and doom, got a fantastic voice, sound great both in a high ...

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SWEDEN ROCK 2006 DVD Trailer Available

The organizers of the Sweden Rock festival have uploaded a trailer for their newly released DVD commemorating the 2006 edition of the annual event, which was held June 8-10 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. Check it out at this location. Released on October 27, the DVD/CD set contains the following track listing: DVD: EDGUY - ...

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THERION: One Soprano Short

Sweden's THERION has issued the following update: "THERION had planned to use the same singers from the latest album also live, but unexpectedly, we are one soprano short. We're reight now checking our contacts for a replacement, but thought we might surprise a bit and actually do like NIGHTWISH did and let people we don't ...

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GENERAL SURGERY Confirmed For Holland's ARNHEM METAL MEETING

Legendary Swedish grindcore merchants GENERAL SURGERY have been confirmed for the Arnhem Metal Meeting, set to take place Saturday, December 9 at Musis Sacrum in Arnhem, Holland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AETERNUS ANCIENT RITES ANTAEUS ARCH ENEMY GENERAL SURGERY IMMOLATION MELECHESH MOONSORROW NECROPHOBIC PUNGENT STENCH SKYFORGER TANKARD THRONAR ...

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INCANTATION: U.K. Dates Announced

Veteran death metal band INCANTATION will embark on a U.K. tour in March. Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 06 – Bradford, UK @ Rio Mar. 07 - Glasgow, UK @ Soundhaus Mar. 08 – Dublin, IRE @ Voodoo Lounge Mar. 09 - Bolton, UK @ Soundhouse Mar. 10 - London, UK @ Camden Underworld ...

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CAMP FREDDY To Play Charity Show In December

CAMP FREDDY — the Los Angeles-based "jam" group featuring guitarists Dave Navarro (ex-JANE'S ADDICTION, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and Billy Morrison (ex-THE CULT bassist, current CIRCUS DIABLO vocalist) alongside VELVET REVOLVER members Matt Sorum (drums) and Scott Weiland (vocals) — will play a special charity show at The Avalon in Los Angeles on December 7. ...

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Ex-KISS Guitarist BRUCE KULICK Offers Fall Update

Former KISS and current GRAND FUNK RAILROAD guitarist Bruce Kulick has posted a lengthy update on his official web site. An excerpt from the message follows: "Fall is here! Busy, of course, and I have so much to tell you all. Just came back from the big Arlington Texas Guitar show the largest vintage guitar ...

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