June 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

DREAM THEATER: Final North American Itinerary Announced

DREAM THEATER has announced the final itinerary for its North American summer tour with special guests REDEMPTION and INTO ETERNITY. It is as follows: Jul. 24 - OAT - San Diego, CA Jul. 25 - Dodge Theater - Phoenix, AZ Jul. 27 - Gibson Amphitheater - Los Angeles, CA Jul. 28 - Berkeley Community Theater ...

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NIFELHEIM Signs With REGAIN RECORDS

Swedish cult metallers NIFELHEIM have inked a deal with Regain Records. A new album will be recorded during early summer for a September 2007 release. Video footage of NIFELHEIM's May 24, 2007 performance at Klubben in Stockholm, Sweden has been posted at YouTube. Available for viewing are seven songs from NIFELHEIM, ...

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DÉTENTE: 'Recognize No Authority' To Be Reissued In July

DETENTE's classic album "Recognize No Authority" will be reissued on July 17 via MVD Audio. "Recognize No Authority" was a critically acclaimed recording that maintains a cult following to this day. It was also the launching ground for nu-metal metal producer Ross Robinson (KORN, SLIPKNOT, FEAR FACTORY, SOULFLY) who plays guitar on the album. The ...

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DAMAGE CONTROL Confirmed For U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

DAMAGE CONTROL, the band featuring former AC/DC drummer Chris Slade, QUIREBOYS frontman Spike, UFO bassist Pete Way and guitarist/producer Robin George, has been confirmed for the Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 16-18 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ARCH ENEMY BENEDICTION BEYOND ALL ...

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ALICE COOPER Schedules Halloween Show At ARIZONA STATE FAIR

According to AZCentral.com, ALICE COOPER will perform a Halloween show (October 31) at the Arizona State Fair, held at Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the State Fairgrounds in Phoenix, AZ. General admission to all concerts is free with paid fair admission. Reserved seating for the shows will go on sale in September through Ticketmaster at (480) ...

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WHITE LION Off POISON/RATT Tour?

According to Metal Sludge, WHITE LION will no longer support POISON and RATT on their upcoming co-headlining summer tour. The band has reportedly been removed from the bill due to a threat of legal action by former WHIE LION guitarist Vito Bratta in connection to the use of the WHITE LION name. The POISON/RATT tour ...

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FASTER PUSSYCAT Frontman Slams Former Bandmates For Starting Their Own Version Of Group

Blasting-Zone.com recently conducted a brief interview with notoriously outspoken FASTER PUSSYCAT frontman Taime Downe. Several excerpts follow: Blasting-Zone.com: Why was there such a significant length of time between official releases? Taime: "Well, there wasn't a band. We didn't start playing together again until 2001. I have been doing PIGFACE and THE NEWLYDEADS since ...

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