June 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

CLOUDSCAPE Announce Swedish Gig

Swedish metallers CLOUDSCAPE will perform in Ängelholm, Sweden on August 13. "The arrangement is called 'Alla Är Lika - A Hard Day to Remember' and there will be several bands from the Swedish music scene performing there," the group write on their web site. As previously reported, CLOUDSCAPE are tentatively planning on entering RoastingHouse Studios ...

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QUEEN Musical To Tour U.S. Before Hitting Broadway

Launch Radio Networks reports: The Broadway debut of the QUEEN musical "We Will Rock You" has been put off indefinitely. Instead of making plans to bring the show to New York City any time soon, QUEEN guitarist Brian May told Launch that it will hit a number of other cities first. "The plan is to ...

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MAJESTY Begin Recording New Album

Germany's MAJESTY have entered the studio with producer Stefan Kaufmann (former ACCEPT drummer, current U.D.O. guitarist) to begin recording their new album. The following is band leader Tarek Maghari's report on the CD's recording sessions: "Hail metalheads! I'm writing to you directly from the studio where we are recording the 'Reign in Glory' follower. At ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT Touring Guitarist To Join VAN HELSING'S CURSE?

Guitarist Karl Cochran (ACE FREHLEY, JOE LYNN TURNER, NUCLEAR ASSAULT) is in talks with Joe Franco, the co-producer/drummer for VAN HELSING'S CURSE, a musical/theatrical production created by Dee Snider (TWISTED SISTER). Karl is being considered as the lead guitar player for the show. More information will be made available soon. Cochran is currently touring Europe ...

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VIXEN Guitarist Talks About Band's New Lineup

Denmark's Antenna webzine recently conducted an interview with VIXEN guitarist Jan Kuehnemund. Several excerpts from the chat follow: Antenna: Who are the members of VIXEN now? Jan Kuehnemund: "I'm Jan Kuehnemund; I'm the guitarist. My band members are bassist Lynn Louise Lowrey, drummer Kat Kraft and singer Jenna Sanz-Agero." Antenna: With you as ...

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BIG MACHINE: More Live Dates Announced

BIG MACHINE, the new Florida-based band featuring former NEUROTICA/ATHEIST frontman Kelly Shaefer, have lined up the following dates during the coming weeks: Jul. 01 - Rockerfella's - Bradenton, FL Jul. 16 - Clubhouse - Sarasota, FL Sep. 23 - Boomerz - Seminole, FL BIG MACHINE recently signed an exclusive representation deal with the New York ...

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