February 2002 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLASH's Baby Progress WatchIn The Words Of His Wife

Here's another baby update from Perla Hudson, wife of former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash, as posted on the official message board of the now-defunct SLASH'S SNAKEPIT: Slash wanted to tell everyone hello, and Thanks for all your kind messages. The baby is coming along just fine (Thank God) and we are very excited. Most ...

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SLIPKNOT Cut Hamburg Set Short, Promise "Make-Up" Date

For reasons that are not entirely clear right now, SLIPKNOT played a much shorter set than usual (45 minutes) at The Docks in Hamburg, Germany on Tuesday, January 29th 2002 in front of sold-out crowd that got to witness a historical event, according to the Roadrunner Records UK web site. “The show opened with the ...

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THE GATHERING Confirmed For Summer Breeze

Holland's THE GATHERING have been confirmed to appear at this year's installment of the Summer Breeze Festival, which is scheduled to take place in Abtsgmünd, Germany on August 22nd. Additional summer festival appearances will be announced in the coming weeks. ...

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FULL DEVIL JACKET Split With Singer, Consider Name Change

FULL DEVIL JACKET have parted ways with vocalist Josh Brown due to his “religious beliefs” and are in the process of changing their name in addition to auditioning potential singers before starting work on their second full-length CD (the band's first under the new moniker). Here is a statement from bassist Kevin Bebout on the ...

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DEADSY "Amicably" Split With Bassist

DEADSY, who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist Elijah Blue Allman (the son of actress Cher), have “amicably” parted ways with bassist Craig Riker (aka The Beast Craig) due to "musical" differences. No replacement has yet been announced. As previously reported, DEADSY's long-awaited debut CD, entitled Commencement, is due to be released on May 14th through ...

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TO/DIE/FOR: Is It All Over?

Someone claiming to be Jape Perätalo, the frontman of the acclaimed Finnish act TO/DIE/FOR, has posted a message via the group's official message board announcing the band's imminent split due to “business” reasons and vowing to carry on in a as-yet-unnamed new project together with NEW DAWN FOUNDATION members Juppe and Santtu. After the above-mentioned ...

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