August 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SAMMY HAGAR Hopes To Make Concerts Free In The Future

Launch Radio Networks reports: Sammy Hagar hopes that in the near future he won't have to charge for a concert ticket again. Hagar told Launch that his other ventures, like Cabo Wabo tequila and his Cabo Wabo Cantina clubs, are making enough money to subsidize his live dates. He plans to pass that benefit on ...

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GUNS N' ROSES REVISITED: Asian Tour Dates Announced

Former GUNS N' ROSES/current ADLER'S APPETITE drummer Steven Adler and BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION/ex-L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns have scheduled several shows in Asia later this year. The band is called GUNS N' ROSES REVISITED and features, in addition to Steven and Tracii, ADLER'S APPETITE members Sheldon Tarsha (lead vocals), Keri Kelli (rhythm guitar) and Robbie ...

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CONFESSOR Schedule CD-Release Party

Reunited North Carolina-based progressive metallers CONFESSOR have scheduled a CD-release party for their new album, "Unraveled", on September 17 at The Lincoln Theatre in Raleigh, NC. "CONFESSOR will be ripping it up with fellow heavy freaks ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY and SOULPREACHER," stated vocalist Scott Jeffreys. "We will be selling the new CONFESSOR album, 'Unraveled', at the ...

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DISTURBED To Embark On U.K. Tour In October

According to Metal Hammer magazine, DISTURBED will embark on their first U.K. tour in almost three years in September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 12 - Wolverhampton, UK @ Wulfrun Hall Oct. 13 - London, UK @ Astoria Oct. 16 - Glasgow, UK @ QMU Oct. 17 - Manchester, UK @ Academy 2 A ...

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KING'S X: Album Title Changed, Artwork Posted Online

Texas-based rock trio KING'S X have changed the title of their new CD to "Ogre Tones" from the previously announced "Landscape". The CD is due on September 27 via InsideOut Music America. Commented frontman Doug Pinnick: "I made up the name 'Landslide', and we all agreed, but the record company didnt like it. We had ...

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BURNT BY THE SUN Announce New Lineup

BURNT BY THE SUN have announced the addition of vocalist Nate Johnson (DEADWATER DROWNING, PREMONITIONS OF WAR), guitarist Nick Hale (PREMONITIONS OF WAR, SILO) to the group's ranks. The band, whose lineup is completed by guitarist John Adubato, bassist Teddy Patterson and drummer Brandon Thomas (RIPPING CORPSE, DIM MAK, THE DYING LIGHT), are currently writing ...

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ETERNAL GRAY: New EP Samples Posted Online

Israeli death metallers ETERNAL GRAY have uploaded two audio samples from their upcoming "Deeds of Hate" EP at their official web site. Check out the songs "Chained" (.wma) and "Disowned" (.wma). As previously reported, the EP will be limited to 1,500 copies and will include five songs. No further information is ...

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