September 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

ALICE COOPER Repaying Debt By Opening For THE ROLLING STONES

Launch Radio Networks reports: ALICE COOPER plays the second of his three opening gigs for THE ROLLING STONES tonight (Friday, September 29) at the Churchill Downs horse racing track in Louisville, Kentucky. It's been a long time since COOPER opened for anyone, but he told Launch that the STONES were a major reason why he ...

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MY RUIN Frontwoman 'Seriously Injured' In Car Accident

Guitarist Mick Murphy of MY RUIN — boyfriend of the group's lead vocalist, Tairrie B. — has issued the following message: "Tairrie was in a car accident last night [Thursday, Sept. 28] and her left arm was seriously injured. Considering the nature of the accident she is lucky to be alive. She had emergency surgery ...

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MNEMIC: New Album Details Revealed

Denmark's self-professed "fusion future metal" band MNEMIC has set "Passenger" as the title of its upcoming third studio album, which is scheduled for release in Europe on February 2 and in North America on February 6 via Nuclear Blast Records. In regards to the potent lyrical content, MNEMIC guitarist Mircea Gabriel Eftemie states: "It's thematically ...

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CATHEDRAL Confirmed For Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST

CATHEDRAL has been confirmed for the 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest, set to be held Saturday, November 18 at the Coca Cola Auditorium in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. BLIND GUARDIAN will headline the event, which will also feature main-stage performances by U.D.O. and EDGUY. The entire new main-stage and second-stage festival line-up will ...

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OVERKILL, Ex-HADES Members To Mix THE CURSED Debut, Film Video

Guitarist Dan Lorenzo (ex-HADES and NON-FICTION) has issued the following update on THE CURSED, his new project also featuring OVERKILL's Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth, bassist Job the Raver (MURDER 1), and drummer Mike Cristi (ex-NON-FICTION): "Blitz is still on Gigantour with MEGADETH and LAMB OF GOD. The tour ends in about 10 days. After that we'll ...

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KAURA To Open For GODSMACK, ROB ZOMBIE In California

Berkeley, California-based rock band KAURA has been added to the GODSMACK and ROB ZOMBIE show in Concord on October 1. KAURA will take the stage at 7:00 p.m. Just one month after being invited to open for TOOL on the band's "10,000 Days" tour stop in Sacramento, KAURA (pronounced Kay-Ora) is looking forward to playing ...

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