April 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

E-FORCE: French Festival Date Confirmed

E-FORCE, the band featuring former VOIVOD bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, have scheduled an appearance at the Festival Combines A Sons on September 10 in Toulouse, France. As previously reported, E-FORCE have posted four songs from their 2006 demo on their MySpace.com page. Check out the tracks "Satanic Rituals", "Lobotomized", "Agent 99" and "Exterminator" at

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RIDE FOR DIME 2006 Details Announced

JEKYLLS HYDE (Levittown, Pennsylvania), ASKA (Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas), LEVEL-C (Cleveland, Ohio) and DIESEL (Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas) will take part in the Ride For Dime 2006 — a one-day event which consists of a 52-mile motorcycle run in the morning followed by a live concert in Arlington, Texas. Tickets will go on sale online and at ...

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PEARL JAM To Play 'Secret' Show In New York City

Tower Records and J Records have teamed up to present a special PEARL JAM show on Friday, May 5 at an as-yet-undisclosed location in New York City. Be one of the first on line to purchase PEARL JAM at midnight at the Tower store in Manhattan on 4th and Broadway on Monday, May 1 and ...

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SODOM, JON OLIVA'S PAIN Confirmed For Germany's EARTHSHAKER FEST

SODOM and JON OLIVA'S PAIN have been confirmed for the 2006 edition of the Earthshaker Fest, set to take place July 21-22 in Kreuth. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ANNIHILATOR ARCH ENEMY BRAINSTORM CALIBAN COMMUNIC DEATHSTARS DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER EDGUY EKTOMORF ENSIFERUM EQUILIBRIUM EVERGREY HAMMERFALL JON OLIVA'S PAIN KATAKLYSM ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Sacramento 'Warm-Up' Date Announced

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have added a Sacramento "warm-up" date to their current itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Jun. 09 - Boardwalk - Orangevale, CA (w/ HOSTILITY, MUDFACE, IRRITANT) Jun. 23 - Bang Your Head Festival - Balingen, GER Jun. 24 - Graspop Metal Meeting - Dessel, ...

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MARK ZONDER's TEMPLEWITHIN: Debut Album Release Date Announced

TEMPLEWITHIN, the new band featuring FATES WARNING drummer Mark Zonder, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP guitarist/keyboardist Wayne Findlay and ex-TRIBE OF GYPSIES singer Gregg Analla, will release their debut album, "Slavior", on June 19 in Europe and September 26 in North America via Greece's Black Lotus Records. "Slavior" projected track listing: 01. Shatter 02. Altar 03. Another ...

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