February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOIL Guitarist To Guest On 'Metalheads Worldwide'

SOIL guitarist Shaun Glass will be guesting on Metalheads Worldwide (web site) on Tuesday, February 28 between 8:00 and 10:00 p.m. EST. In addition to a live interview, the program will include a live airing of two new SOIL tracks from the group's upcoming CD, "True Self". E-mail your questions for Shaun to ...

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RIOT: More European Tour Dates Announced

Veteran hard rockers RIOT have added more European dates to their current itinerary. The group's schedule is shaping up as follows: Mar. 17 - Palencia, SPA @ Carabel Mar. 18 - Bilbao, SPA @ Santana 27 Mar. 19 - Madrid, SPA @ Copernico Apr. 08 - Lauda – Konigshofen, GER @ Tauber Franken Hall Apr. ...

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H.I.M. Frontman Talks About Recent Arrest

H.I.M. singer Ville Valo has spoken out about his recent arrest in Finland on charges that he threatened his neighbor and resisted arrest. At approximately 2:30 a.m. on Feb. 6, Valo allegedly became belligerent and violent while spending time at his apartment building, which is located in the Eira district of Helsinki. According ...

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DOWN Confirmed For Italy's GODS OF METAL Festival?

According to a posting at the Metal Italia web site, DOWN — the acclaimed band featuring CORROSION OF CONFORMITY guitarist/vocalist Pepper Keenan, drummer Jimmy Bower (EYEHATEGOD, SUPERJOINT RITUAL guitarist), bassist Rex Brown (ex-PANTERA), guitarist Kirk Windstein (CROWBAR), and vocalist Philip Anselmo (SUPERJOINT RITUAL, ex-PANTERA) — have been confirmed for the tenth edition of ...

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TOOL: European Tour Dates Announced

TOOL have officially announced the following European tour dates: May 26 - Lisbon, POR @ Superrock Festival May 27 - Madrid, SPA @ Festimad May 29 - Barcelona, SPA @ Razzmatazz May 30 - Lyon, FRA @ Transbordeur May 31 - Luxembourg City, LUX @ Rockhal Jun. 02 - GER @ Rock AM Ring Jun. ...

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ALICE COOPER Joins Philadelphia's Classic Rock Station WMGK

Legendary rocker Alice Cooper joins Philadelphia's #1 classic rock station WMGK, beginning Thursday, March 2, 2006. His show, "Nights with Alice Cooper", will air weeknights from 10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. The program showcases classic rock, Alice's personal stories about his life as a rock icon, as well as interviews and special segments like the ...

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SVARTSYN Begin Writing New Material

Swedish cult black metallers SVARTSYN have commenced the songwriting process for their fourth album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Sound Riot Records. SVARTSYN had previously issued their third album, "Destruction Of Man", via Sound Riot. A re-release of the band's second LP, "Bloodline", featuring the "Tormentor" 7" EP as a bonus ...

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MISERY INDEX: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

MISERY INDEX has set "Discordia" as the title of their forthcoming Relapse Records debut. "Discordia" is scheduled for a May 16 release and will feature ten new tracks from the Baltimore-based quartet. The track listing is as follows: 01. Unmarked Graves 02. Conquistadores 03. Outsourcing Jehovah 04. Breathing Pestilence 05. Meet Reality 06. Sensory Deprivation ...

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DISTORTED To Release Full-Length Debut In March: Audio Available

Israeli metallers DISTORTED will release their full-length debut, "Memorial", on March 13 via NMC Records. The CD was recorded in February 2005 at Underground Studio in Sweden under the watchful eye of Pelle Seather. "Memorial" track listing: 01. In Your Light 02. Memorial 03. Children Of Fall 04. Flesh & Blood 05. Redemption 06. Sometimes ...

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