January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

Ex-ANTHRAX/SEBASTIAN BACH Guitarist To Perform At NAMM

Former ANTHRAX/SEBASTIAN BACH guitarist Paul Crook will be performing at the NAMM convention again this year. NAMM runs between January 19 and January 22 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. "You can catch me at the DigiTech booth that whole week," Crook writes on his web site. "I can't wait. I love NAMM!!! ...

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SINGLE BULLET THEORY Announce New Drummer

Philadelphia-based metallers SINGLE BULLET THEORY have announced the addition of drummer Darrin Patrick to the group's ranks. "Darrin is best known for his work with progressive band ETERNITY X as well as North Jersey's SMOTHER THERESA," the band write in a statement. "Darrin can be heard on SINGLE BULLET THEORY's forthcoming disc, 'The Killing Floor', ...

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SCARIOT To Begin Mixing New Album In February

SCARIOT mainman Død (a.k.a. Daniel Olaisen; BLOOD RED THRONE) has posted the following update on the recording sessions for the group's new album: "Within a couple of weeks, Lars Nordberg and Steinar Gundersen from SPIRAL ARCHITECT will do the bass and guitar solos on the cover song that will appear on the new album. Right ...

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Former SOILWORK Guitarist To Produce SAMADHI Full-Length Debut

Former SOILWORK guitarist Peter Wichers will be producing the debut full-length effort from Baltimore, Maryland-based metal/thrash act SAMADHI. "We are honored to be working with him, and look forward to the experience," the band write in a statement. "We are scheduled to start work in early May, and hope to be done in four weeks ...

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Japanese All-Girl Band GALLHAMMER Sign With PEACEVILLE RECORDS

Peaceville Records has announced the signing of GALLHAMMER. Hailing from Tokyo, Japan, this three-girl combo is anything but what you’ve come to expect from the polite and serene land of the rising sun (or daughter in this case). Peaceville are currently compiling GALLHAMMER's first major European release which will be a retrospective look over their ...

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KISS: New Tribute Album Due In April

"Christine Sixteen – A High-School Tribute to Kiss" is the title of a new KISS tribute album that will be released in April of this year in a limited run of 500 copies. The album is a production of École Secondaire La Frontalière, located in Coaticook, Québec, Canada. The non-profit project's purpose is to introduce ...

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Former AC/DC Drummer Joins DAMAGE CONTROL

Former AC/DC/ASIA drummer Chris Slade has joined DAMAGE CONTROL, the new band featuring UFO/WAYSTED bassist Pete Way and Robin George. Slade will be joining Pete and Robin in the studio to work on DAMAGE CONTROL's debut album, "Raw", tentatively due later in the year. Several mixes from the forthcoming CD are available for preview at ...

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