February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

AMORPHIS, WOLF, ARCHER Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

AMORPHIS, WOLF and ARCHER have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place June 22-23, 2007 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMON AMARTH AMOPRHIS ARCHER BRAINSTORM EDGUY EVERGREY FINNTROLL GIRLSCHOOL HEAVEN AND HELL MERCENARY MYSTIC PROPHECY NAZARETH POWERMAD ...

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SCARVE: New Song Posted Online

French masters of modern dissonant thrash SCARVE have posted a new song, entitled "Endangered", on their MySpace page. The track comes off of the band's upcoming album, "The Undercurrent", which will be released this April through Listenable Records. The follow-up to the group's critically acclaimed "Irradiant" album (2004), "The Undercurrent" was recorded in ...

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Report: TOMMY LEE Has A Soft Side

New York Post's Page Six reports that MÖTLEY CRÜE/ROCK STAR SUPERNOVA drummer Tommy Lee has a soft side, and he's not afraid to flaunt it. Spies at nightclub Home on Wednesday (Jan. 31) witnessed Lee fawning over his cocktail waitress. "He was obsessed with her," the source told Page Six. "He kept telling her about ...

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BENEDICTION: Drummer NICK BARKER Has Not Left The Band

Long-running British metallers BENEDICTION have released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "A lot of questions have been asked about [the status of BENEDICTION drummer] Nick Barker [formerly of DIMMU BORGIR and CRADLE OF FILTH]. Yes, he is still BENEDICTION's drummer, and yes, he is helping TESTAMENT out on drums on their tour and album. This ...

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MARILYN MANSON To Co-Headline Romania's B'ESTIVAL

MARILYN MANSON has been confirmed as one of the headliners of the B'Estival, a new event that will took place in Romania from June 30 until July 1 at Romexpo Bucharest. The festival will likely feature three stages, each for a different genre of music. More headliners will be announced soon. Manson announced on his ...

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WALTARI: 'Release Date' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

The complete track listing has been revealed for WALTARI's new album, "Release Date", due on February 26 via Dockyard 1. According to a press release, the new CD is "darker" than 2005's "Blood Sample", "but also again crazier in the mix of possible styles and the general frenzy of these Finnish music innovators." "Release Date" ...

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HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET Confirmed For Sweden's PEACE & LOVE Festival

HAMMERFALL, CRASHDIET and NEVERSTORE are among the latest confirmed bands for the Peace & Love festival, set to take place June 28-30 in the center of Borlänge, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are IGGY & THE STOOGES, BABYSHAMBLES, HANOI ROCKS, SABATON, MORGANA LEFAY and DOZER, among others. In 2006, the festival organizers began to invite ...

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