March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

JUDAS PRIEST Turn Down Reality TV Gig

Starpulse.com is reporting that JUDAS PRIEST have snubbed the opportunity to appear in a reality TV show because they fear it will cast a shadow over their other achievements. The British heavy metal legends weren't willing to risk being ridiculed, despite the success of shows such as "Rock School" starring KISS bassist Gene ...

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F5 To Open For STAIND In Arizona

F5, the new Phoenix-based band featuring former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, ex-SICK SPEED vocalist Dale Steele, drummer David Small, and guitarists Steve Conley and John Davis, will be opening for STAIND on May 10 at the Mesa Amphitheater in Mesa, AZ. Also appearing on the bill are THREE DAYS GRACE and HURT. Upcoming F5 dates ...

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MUDVAYNE Not Quite Ready To Go Home

Launch Radio Networks reports: MUDVAYNE only has a few shows left on its current tour with KORN, after which the band may be done with the touring cycle for its third album, 2005's "Lost And Found". But while the group has been on the road for a solid year, MUDVAYNE bassist Ryan Martinie told Launch ...

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HALFORD Guitarist Records Exclusive MP3s For MARSHALL AMPLIFICATION

HALFORD/PAINMUSEUM guitarist "Metal" Mike Chlasciak recently sat down with Nick Bowcott (ex-GRIM REAPER guitarist) of Marshall Amplification for a candid conversation about the guitarist's early days of growing up in Poland during the Cold War, discovering heavy metal in America to ultimately joining Rob Halford's band. Conversation touches upon his current endeavors including equipment set-ups. ...

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EVERGREY Enter Swedish Album Chart At No. 6

Sweden's EVERGREY have entered the national album chart in their home country at position No. 6 with their latest CD, "Monday Morning Apocalypse". View the entire chart at this location. In other news, EVERGREY will be undertaking a short Swedish tour in April. Confirmed dates are as follows: Apr. 14 - Helsingborg, SWE ...

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