May 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

AXL ROSE: Unofficial Book Due In October

Amazon.co.uk has a listing for a new unofficial book about GUNS N' ROSES' reclusive frontman Axl Rose. The 256-page book, written by Sorelle Saidman, is called "Axl Life & Times of Mysterious Mr. Rose" and is scheduled to be published on October 6, 2005 by Virgin Hardbacks. To pre-order a copy of the book, visit ...

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WOLF Part Ways With Drummer, Announce Replacement

Sweden's WOLF have parted ways with drummer Dale Bergkvist. "All you fans that saw us during May might have noticed that there was a new bastard behind the kit — Tobbe Kellgren," the band write on their web site. "Tobbe is now the new WOLF drummer. He is a cool guy and a great drummer ...

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PHANTOM-X Announce New Guitarist

PHANTOM-X, the new project featuring OMEN singer Kevin Goocher, have announced the addition of guitarist Eric Knudson to the group's ranks. The band, who have been working with producer Sterling Winfield (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN, KING DIAMOND) on their debut CD, entitled "Rise of the Phantom", are finishing up guitar tracks with Eric, which will complete the ...

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AMORPHIS To Record New Album In July

AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "We've been rehearsing intensively past two months now and the songs start to get their final shape. There's still couple tracks which need to be rehearsed but basically the songs are ready and the band is more motivated than ever. ...

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