December 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

GMT Featuring BERNIE TORME To Enter Studio In January

GUY-MCCOY-TORME (GMT), which features in its ranks Irish guitarist Bernie Torme (GILLAN, OZZY OSBOURNE), will enter the studio on January 4, 2007 to begin recording its new album, tentatively due next spring. The group's December 15, 2006 show at Bradford Gasworks was filmed for a potential DVD release, which will be sold via the band's ...

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SEVERED HAND To Headline This Weekend's NEW YEAR'S METALUTION

SEVERED HAND, the New Jersey-based power/thrash metal band featuring Paris Bierk (son of former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach), will headline the 2006 New Year's Metalution, set to take place December 30 at Chaser's in Keansburg, NJ. The festival will feature performances a number of bands, starting at 2 p.m. and going on until 10 ...

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DIE FAST: New Songs Posted Online

DIE FAST, the new Los Angeles-based band featuring TOTAL CHAOS lead guitarist Shawn Smash and SPUNK frontman Tod Waters, has posted three new songs on its MySpace page. The group, which cites its influences as IGGY AND THE STOOGES, THE DEAD BOYS, '70s KISS and '80s punk/hardcore like VERBAL ABUSE and THE EXPLOITED, ...

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GWAR, MUNICIPAL WASTE Members Featured In 'Anti-Christmas Special'

Metal Injection has just uploaded its 2006 "Anti-Christmas Special" taking a look at what happens when people take Christmas a little too far. The special also features a brutal rendition of the 12 "metal" days of Christmas, which features cameos from members of GWAR, MUNICIPAL WASTE, THE RED CHORD, ION DISSONANCE, NORMA JEAN, BETWEEN THE ...

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Former WHITE ZOMBIE Drummer Available For Session Work

Former WHITE ZOMBIE drummer Ivan de Prume is offering to track drums on your song and have it for you within three days for only $135. Ivan is a triple platinum/Grammy-nominated drummer/percussionist that played on five WHITE ZOMBIE albums and is now with HEALER. A posting on the HEALER web site reads: "Simply send Ivan ...

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Original FATES WARNING Drummer Returns With ENEMY REMAINS

ENEMY REMAINS, the new Newington, Connecticut-based band featuring original FATES WARNING drummer Steve Zimmerman, has completed work on a four-song demo at HG Recording studio in Deltona, Florida. The group reportedly spent a week living at the studio to write and arrange the tracks on this demo. Check out the songs "Live for Today", "Breathe ...

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DOWN To Tour With HANK WILLIAMS III Next Year?

In a recent interview with GuildGuitars.com, SUPERJOINT RITUAL bassist and acclaimed solo artist Hank Williams III revealed that his solo band will hit the road with DOWN next year. Asked if SUPERJOINT RITUAL was over and done with, Hank replied, "As for now, I always say that SUPERJOINT is in the grave. It might come ...

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ULTIMATUM Prepares To Release 'Into The Pit'

Long-running Christian metallers ULTIMATUM have been hard at work finishing up their fourth full-length album, called "Into the Pit". The CD was recorded at Site 16 Studios in the band's hometown of Albuqerque, NM with producer Ysidro Garcia. Accoriding to a press release, "Into the Pit" "will prove to be ULTIMATUM's best work yet, impressing ...

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