December 2001 - Blabbermouth Archive

CENTINEX Secure Session Guitarist!

Sweden's CENTINEX have secured SUBDIVE guitarist Johan Ahlberg to fill in as the new (session) axeman in the group's line-up, following the departure of Kenneth Wiklund early last month. CENTINEX's brand new studio CD, entitled Diabolical Desolation, will be released on March 11th in Europe and March 19th in America through Candlelight Records. ...

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PRIMAL FEAR Set Release Date For "Black Sun"!

German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR have set April 29th as the release date for their forthcoming Black Sun CD, which is currently being recorded at House Of Music Studio in Winterbach, Germany. The finished CD will reportedly contain 12 of the following 13 tracks that were demoed during the album's pre-production process: 01. Veiled Control ...

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Ex-ANTHRAX Singer Covers AC/DC For Debut Solo CD!

Former ANTHRAX vocalist Neil Turbin was once again at Jet City Studios laying down rhythm tracks with drummer Glenn Noyes and guitarist Kevin Layland, who reportedly provided “crushing” guitar tracks on two songs for Turbin's upcoming solo release, entitled Threat Con Delta, which is scheduled to be issued through Metal Mayhem Music in early 2002. ...

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Former YNGWIE, SABBATH Members Appear On Upcoming Lana Lane CD!

Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN vocalist Mark Boals has collaborated with female singer Lana Lane on the latter's new album, entitled Project Shangri-La, which is scheduled to receive a worldwide release on January 23rd. Mark is said to have contributed songwriting and vocals to the track "Time To Say Goodbye", a duet with Lana, which was reportedly ...

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Former LED ZEPPELIN Men Get Charitable!

A Gibson Les Paul Standard guitar signed by former LED ZEPPELIN axeman Jimmy Page was the star prize at the auction held by The Bath International Guitar Festival for the ABC Trust to help the plight of Brazil's street children. Incredibly, the winner of the guitar generously donated it back to the ABC Trust to ...

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HOLLENTHON Postpone European Tour!

Austria's HOLLENTHON, featuring PUNGENT STENCH guitarist/vocalist Martin Schirenc, have postponed their previously announced European Tour with label mates SIEBENBRGEN to between March 15th and April 3rd. The exact dates and venue information will be announced shortly. ...

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