RUDY SARZO, BOBBY ROCK Among Guest Musicians On Upcoming MICHAEL ANGELO CD

Rudy Sarzo (DIO, ex-QUIET RIOT, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, WHITESNAKE, OZZY OSBOURNE), Bobby Rock (SLAUGHTER), Mark Tremonti (ALTER BRIDGE, ex-CREED), Jim Gillette (ex-NITRO) and Doug Marks ("Metal Method" founder) are among the musicians scheduled to appear on the new solo CD from former NITRO guitarist Michael Angelo Batio, tentatively due in early 2005. In other news, Michael ...

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CAMP FREDDY: More House Of Blues Shots Posted Online

More photos from CAMP FREDDY's performance at the House of Blues in Anaheim, CA Saturday night (Sept. 25) have been posted online at this location. CAMP FREDDY were joined by a host of well-known guest musicians during the show, including Scott Weiland (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-STONE TEMPLE PILOTS), Courtney Love (HOLE), Jerry Cantrell (ex-ALICE ...

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IN FLAMES: CBGB Show Cancelled?

The IN FLAMES show in New York City, originally scheduled for Wednesday, September 29, appears to have been cancelled. TicketWeb, the company that sells tickets for the CBGB venue in New York City, has apparently sent out an e-mail to all ticket holders stating that the tickets purchased for the show "will be automatically refunded ...

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SLAYER Forced To Cut Munich Show Short After TOM ARAYA Loses Voice

SLAYER were forced to cut their set short in Munich, Germany Monday night (Sept. 27) after frontman Tom Araya lost his voice mid-performance. The following report was e-mailed to BLABBERMOUTH.NET by a web site visitor in Munich: "[The show] started quite good with a lively HATEBREED performance. SLIPKNOT doing a nice show as well. And ...

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TOMMY LEE To Embark On Book-Signing Tour

MTV.com reports: In what is sure to be the literary event of the year, former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee will be hitting bookstores across the U.S. on a tour in support of his biography "Tommyland". Lee will be signing copies of the book on the nine-day tour beginning October 25 at the Rockefeller Center ...

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BLOODBATH To Make Live Debut Next Year

KATATONIA frontman Jonas Renkse recently spoke to Denmark's Antenna webzine about the new album from his BLOODBATH side project, entitled "Nightmares Made Flesh". Several excerpts from the interview follow: Antenna: How did you hook up with (singer) Peter (Tägtgren, HYPOCRISY, PAIN) and was he the first choice [to replace previous vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt)? ...

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IN FLAMES: Roxy Set List Revealed

Sweden's IN FLAMES performed a special show at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA Sunday night (Sept. 26). IN FLAMES played two full sets at the concert; the first set was the whole new album, "Soundtrack To Your Escape", released on April 6, 2004. The second set consisted primarily of all the classics from the ...

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