May 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

AFTER FOREVER Keyboardist, AYREON Mastermind To Guest On GALEXIA Debut

AFTER FOREVER keyboardist Joost van den Broek and AYREON mastermind Arjen Lucassen are among the guest musicians who will appear on the self-titled album from GALEXIA, the project led by Orange, Connecticut-based musician Kenneth Joseph Spaziani. A 30-second preview of the track "Rose of Thorns", featuring a vocal contribution from Lucassen, has been posted on ...

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EXSECRATUS Signs With VIOLENT JOURNEY RECORDS

Finnish metal band EXSECRATUS has inked a deal with Violent Journey Records. According to a press release, "These young masters of melodic metal combine influences from band like CHILDREN OF BODOM, SONATA ARCTICA, NIGHTWISH, DIMMU BORGIR and lots and lots of other big names. The male-female vocal combos work together like a machine, as well ...

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Former SOILWORK Guitarist To Set Up Recording Studio In Nashville

Former SOILWORK guitarist Peter Wichers, who has most recently worked as a songwriter/producer in California, has just delivered the masters to Nuclear Blast Records for a project that he has been working on for over a year. The CD, which will most likely be released under the "Nuclear Blast All-Stars" banner, features 10 "brand-spanking-new" songs ...

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DEADSY Frontman Releases Solo Music

Elijah Blue (a.k.a. P. Exeter Blue I), son of actress/singer Cher and Gregg Allman and frontman for the art-industrial-rock band DEADSY, has posted two solo demo tracks on his personal MySpace page. "Long Way Down" and "White Knuckle Angel" are expected to appear on Elijah's upcoming solo debut, tentatively due later in the ...

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THESIS To Enter Studio This Weekend

THESIS, the Polish band featuring former members of APRIL ETHEREAL, LICOREA and HOMICIDE, will enter the studio on June 2 to begin recording its debut CD. The sessions will take at Green Studio in Kraków under the supervision of producer Marcin Prusiewicz. The LP will contain nine original songs and one cover (totally re-arranged by ...

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