March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

EDEN To Play With LEATHERWOLF In Southern California

Orange County metal band EDEN will be playing with LEATHERWOLF on June 15 at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, CA. The concert will mark one of EDEN's first live appearances with newly enlisted drummer Kurt Custer, whose first national recognition came with the Southern California band LITTLE AMERICA (which recorded two albums for Geffen ...

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TESLA, FRANK HANNON BAND Tour Dates Announced

TESLA have scheduled the following dates during the coming weeks: May 19 - Bone Bash, Shoreline Amphitheatre - Mountain View, CA Jun. 17 - Elko Motorcycle Jamboree – Elko, NV Jul. 13 - Beloit Riverfest - Beloit, WI Jul. 14 - Surf Ballroom - Clear Lake, IA Jul. 15 - Prairie Nights Casino - Fort ...

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ROLLINS BAND Mapping Return To Live Stage

MTV.com is reporting that the ROLLINS BAND are mapping their return, according to a posting on frontman Henry Rollins' web site. Rollins, guitarist Chris Haskett, drummer Sim Cain and bassist Melvin Gibbs "have been practicing on and off for months now, slowly getting it together," Hank wrote. "We are back together and are planning on ...

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GREEN CARNATION Added To TRISTANIA's European Tour

Norway's prog-metal masters GREEN CARNATION have been added to European Harvest Festival tour, set to take place in September. This will be GREEN CARNATION's first European tour since 2003. Also appearing on the bill are headliners TRISTANIA, plus additional support acts MORGANA LEFAY, DERANGED, MACHINE MEN and one more as-yet-unannouned band. The dates are as ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY Guitarist Selling 'Piece Of Metal History'

DARK TRANQUILLITY guitarist Niklas Sundin has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "I'm selling the old 1978 Gibson Les Paul Standard that was my primary axe on the 'Projector' and 'Haven' albums and tours. It's not in mint condition by any stretch of the imagination but plays well and sounds excellent. ...

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NECROPHOBIC To Release 'Hrimthursum' In May

Swedish death metallers NECROPHOBIC will release their fifth album, "Hrimthursum", on May 22 via Regain Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Bloodhymns" was recorded at the House of Voodoo Studio with engineers Anders Bentell and Fredrik Folkare (guitarist and producer of UNLEASHED) and was mastered at Tailor Maid Production in Stockholm with Peter In de Betou. ...

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ZAO Drop Off 'Under The Gun' Tour Due To Singer Injury

ZAO have been forced to drop off of the remaining dates on the Ferret Music "Under the Gun Tour" due to an injury sustained by frontman Daniel Weyandt. Co-headliners MADBALL and REMEMBERING NEVER, along with support acts THE BANNER and SCARLET, will continue the tour as scheduled. Weyandt broke four bones in his left-hand in ...

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SHELTER: 'Eternal' Track Listing Revealed

SHELTER have finalized the track listing for their new album, "Eternal", due on May 15 via Dockyard 1 (Good Life Recordings is releasing the album in the BeNeLux, North and South America). The band's first album since 2001's "The Purpose, the Passion" will feature 11 tracks, including a reworking of "In Defense of Reality", which ...

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