August 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

GLENN HUGHES To Announce European Tour Dates

Legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) has posted the following message on his official web site: "Once again back home in L.A. I really enjoyed the recent shows — whether it was for 10,000 people in Bulgaria or playing the Mike Moore annual bash in NJ. I have had a great summer. There ...

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EMMURE Signs With VICTORY RECORDS

Victory Records has announced the signing of Connecticut/Queens, NY's EMMURE. The band's goal, according to guitarist Jesse Ketive, is simple: "We're looking to be the heaviest, most emotionally moving band out there." The band, whose members hail from Queens, NY, and Fairfield, CT, hooked up through the Internet three years ago. Since then, they've been ...

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BLEEDING THROUGH To Support AVENGED SEVENFOLD On U.K. Tour

Orange County, CA-based sextet BLEEDING THROUGH has been confirmed as the support act for AVENGED SEVENFOLD on their upcoming U.K. tour. The dates are as follows: Oct. 20 - Apollo, Manchester Oct. 22 - Carling Academy, Newcastle Oct. 23 - Barrowland, Glasgow Oct. 25 - The Civic Hall, Wolverhampton- Oct. 26 - Carling Academy, Brixton ...

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TANK Mainman Putting Finishing Touches On 'Sturmpanzer'

According to a posting on the TANK "This Means War" web site, TANK bassist/vocalist Algy Ward is putting the finishing touches on the demos for the group's upcoming album, "Sturmpanzer" The follow-up to 2002's "Still At War" (Zoom Club Records), "Sturmpanzer" will tentatively contain the following tracks: 01. Sturmpanzer 02. Baghdad City 03. ...

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END OF DESTINY: 'The Thoughtless Existence' To Arrive In October

St. Louis, Missouri's END OF DESTINY has finalized the track listing for its full-length debut, "The Thoughtless Existence", due on October 10 via Open Grave & Red State Records. END OF DESTINY began in late 2005 and consists of members Patrick Daniels (guitar), Daniel Terry (vocals), Buddy Reno (bass), Mike Yahne (keyboards), and Joe Wren ...

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HANZEL UND GRETYL Announces 'Oktötenfest 2006' EP Release Date

Metal industrial project HANZEL UND GRETYL will release a new EP, entitled "Oktötenfest 2006", on October 10. As a preview for their upcoming album in 2007, the new EP contains four new tracks that will also be performed live on their upcoming Oktötenfest 2006 North American Tour in October-November. The EP is said to be ...

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BLINDED BY FAITH To Enter Studio In November

Quebec-based metallers BLINDED BY FAITH will enter New Rock studios in Québec City on November 3 with producer Yannick St-Amand (DESPISED ICON, BENEATH THE MASSACRE, AUGUR) to begin recording their new album. Mastering duties will be handled by Alan Douches (SHADOWS FALL, UNEARTH, NILE, HATEBREED, GOD FORBID). An early 2007 release is expected. In other ...

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IMMORTAL Frontman's I Project: Debut To Receive U.S. Release In November

I, the new band featuring Abbath (IMMORTAL), Ice Dale (ENSLAVED, AUDREY HORNE), TC King (SAHG, ex-GORGOROTH) and Armagedda (ex-IMMORTAL), have completed the work on their debut album, due for release in North America on November 14 via Nuclear Blast Records. Recorded in Bergen, Norway's Lydriket Studio with Geir Luedy, and mixed by Peter Tägtgren (IMMORTAL, ...

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