December 2001 - Blabbermouth Archive

PRIMAL FEAR: "Black Sun" Progress Report!

German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR are taking a short break from recording their new album, entitled Black Sun, over Christmas and will return shortly to House Of Music Studio in Winterbach, Germany to continue laying down tracks for the CD. According to a studio update posted at the group's official web site, drummer Klaus Sperling ...

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AXEL RUDI PELL Enters The "Shadow Zone"!

German axe hero AXEL RUDI PELL is busy recording his next solo CD, entitled Shadow Zone, for a late April release through SPV/Steamhammer Records in Europe and JVC Victor for the Asian/Australian territory. So far, the drums, rhythm guitars and the bass have been laid down, and the group hope to complete the rest by ...

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Former ELECTRIC BOYS Frontman Bounces Back!

Former ELECTRIC BOYS frontman/SILVERGINGER 5 guitarist Conny Bloom has just produced four songs for Henrik Levy, a talented Swedish singer/songwriter who sounds like “Nick Drake meets Johnny Cash and Simon & Garfunkel”, according to Bloom. The collaboration “has led into some other interesting projects as well, so we'll see what happens with that”. Meanwhile, “the ...

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MORTA SKULD Acquire New Drummer, Prepare To Record Demo!

Long-running Wisconsin metal act MORTA SKULD have acquired ex-ACROPHET drummer Jason Mooney and are preparing to record a new demo, featuring the group's new musical direction, which is being described as a cross between SKINLAB and STATIC-X. Mooney is a well-known name in metal circles, having previously made the short list for both SLAYER and ...

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ABORTED Cover NAPALM DEATH For Split CD!

Belgian gory death metallers ABORTED have just entered CCR Studios to record two new tracks for a four-way split CD with DROWNING, MISERY INDEX, and BRODEQUIN. Set to be issued through Bones Brigade Records, the CD will include a new ABORTED song called “Genetic Murder Concept” and the band's cover of NAPALM DEATH's “Suffer The ...

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Former BLACK SABBATH Frontman Lines Up Projects Galore!

Former BLACK SABBATH singer Tony Martin is in Italy at the moment completing work on the new THE CAGE CD, tentatively entitled Poison Roses, which is due to be released in the spring. Martin will then fly to New York to sing on the new RONDINELLI CD (also featuring former RAINBOW/BLACK SABBATH and current BLUE ...

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