June 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

Ex-FATES WARNING Drummer's SLAVIOR To Play Japan In August

Drummer Mark Zonder (ex-FATES WARNING, WARLORD) has issued the following update on his SLAVIOR project: "SLAVIOR will be going to Japan in August for a promotional tour. We are doing press, a couple acoustic shows in various record stores as well as the following full electric shows: Aug. 23 - Dress, Tokyo Aug. 24 - ...

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HELLOWEEN, GAMMA RAY: First Two European Dates Leaked

Two European dates have been leaked for the much-anticipated "Hellish Rock" tour featuring HELLOWEEN and GAMMA RAY: Nov. 16 - Budapest, HUN @ Petöfi Hall Dec. 21 - Langen, GER @ Stadthalle The trek will kick off mid-November and will include one or two additional acts. Apart from very few festival appearances, this will be ...

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ALL THAT REMAINS Confirmed For Japan's LOUDPARK Festival

Massachusetts' ALL THAT REMAINS has been confirmed for the Loudpark 07 festival, set to take place October 20-21 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALL THAT REMAINS AMORPHIS ANTHEM AS I LAY DYING BLIND GUARDIAN HEAVEN AND HELL LACUNA COIL MACHINE HEAD MARILYN MANSON ...

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MEGADETH: More Glasgow Concert Footage Available

More fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH's June 12, 2007 performance at the Glasgow Barrowlands has been posted at YouTube: Holland's FaceCulture recently conducted an interview with MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine. Mustaine spoke about the first songs he ever played, DAVID BOWIE, KISS, LED ZEPPELIN, "A Toute Le Monde" being banned twice, MEGADETH's setlist, ...

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CITY SLEEPS Signs With TRUSTKILL RECORDS

Atlanta's own CITY SLEEPS has inked a deal with Trustkill Records. The group's debut album, "Not An Angel", was produced by John Feldmann (ATREYU, THE USED) and is scheduled for release on August 28. A video for the song "Prototype" was directed by Nathan Cox and Zach Merck, who have previously worked with such artists ...

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TARSHA Signs with AFM ENTERTAINMENT

TARSHA, the new band fronted by Sheldon Tarsha (formerly of ADLER'S APPETITE), has signed with national booking agency AFM Entertainment (CELLDWELLER, DEADSTAR ASSEMBLY, SPYDER BABY) to handle North American bookings in U.S. and Canada. The group's confirmed lineup is Sheldon Tarsha on vocals, Ervin Toucet on guitar, John McLaughlin (J-Mack) on bass, and Orion Rainz ...

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AMULANCE Prepares To Enter Studio

Classic melodic speed metal band AMULANCE is reparing to enter the studio to begin pre-production for its new CD. The group has spent the last several months writing new material for the record, and, according the guitarist Bob Luman, the tunes are absolutely killer. Luman states, "because of the geographical distance between us, we have ...

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TWIN METHOD Confirmed For FAMILY VALUES Tour

U.K. metal act TWIN METHOD has been confirmed for the second stage at this summer's Family Values tour. The trek, which is scheduled to kick off July 20 in St. Louis, MO, will feature the following lineup: Main Stage: KORN EVANESCENCE ATREYU FLYLEAF HELLYEAH TRIVIUM NEUROSONIC DROID Second Stage: FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH INVITRO TWIN ...

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