June 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE GATHERING Launch Special Video Clip Contest

Dutch rock band THE GATHERING has launched a special contest for their fans to create a video clip for one of the tracks off their most recent release, "Home" (The End Records). THE GATHERING informed their fans of the contest in one of their regular band newsletters. It reads: "We thought it's about time for ...

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TOMMY LEE Talks With KIIS FM: Audio Available

Tommy Lee was on with Ryan Seacrest of KIIS FM in Los Angeles to promote his new CBS show "Rock Star: Supernova". The MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer talked about his new band's lineup and music they've been recording; he denied going on a date with ex-wife Heather Locklear; he addressed the rumors that he and "Las ...

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MICHAEL ANGELO BATIO Films Live DVD In Japan

World-renowned progressive rock guitarist Michael Angelo Batio's official web site has been updated with the following message: "[Michael Angelo Batio] just returned from performing a phenomenal concert in Tokyo, Japan. The next day he spent the entire afternoon filming a live DVD, including an extensive interview for Young Guitar magazine. The DVD was filmed at ...

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THE ALIEN BLAKK Seeks Musicians For Upcoming Tour

THE ALIEN BLAKK — a predominantly instrumental project led by Boston-based guitarist Joshua Craig, with contributions from former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM drummer Craig Nielsen — is seeking a basist and drummer to play the parts recorded by Ellefson and Nielsen on an upcoming tour. Candidates must be able to play ...

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EMPEROR: In-Store Signing Sessions Announced

Candlelight Records has announced exclusive autograph signings/in-stores for the upcoming EMPEROR shows. The concerts, announced early December 2005, have been met with much excitement. Two of the performances are already sold out (July 14 at B.B. King and July 16 at Key Club). Fans are urged to purchase their tickets if they plan to attend ...

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FIVE.BOLT.MAIN To Enter Studio In August

FIVE.BOLT.MAIN, who are based in Louisville, Kentucky, plan to head into the studio in August to begin work on a new album set for release in early 2007. Chris Henderson, guitarist for the multi-platinum band 3 DOORS DOWN, will be at the production helm. Says FIVE.BOLT.MAIN lead singer Chris Volz: "I am really excited about ...

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