June 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEAERA Begins Writing New Material

German metal/hardcore outfit NEAERA has commenced the songwriting process for its next album, tentatively due in the spring/summer of 2009. More details will be made available during the coming months. "Armamentarium", the latest album from NEAERA, entered the German Media Control chart last September at position No. 65. The limited first edition of the album ...

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HANOI ROCKS: UK Dates Announced

Legendary Finnish rockers HANOI ROCKS have announced the following UK dates: Oct. 31 - London, England - Astoria (with WEDNESDAY 13) Nov. 01 - Nottingham, England - Rock City Nov. 02 - Birmingham, England - Academy 2 Nov. 03 - Manchester, England - Academy 2 Nov. 04 - Glasgow, Scotland - Garage Nov. 05 - ...

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UK Digital Radio Station PLANET ROCK Sold

Award-winning radio station Planet Rock has secured a fantastic future with a little help from its friends! Four British rock stars and one rock and radio fanatic have teamed up to save the digital radio station from closure and help build the brand, it was announced today (Wednesday, June 4). Rock and radio fan Malcolm ...

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METALLICA Previews New Album In London

According to the web site of the UK weekly rock magazine Kerrang!, METALLICA held a listening session in London today (Wednesday, June 4) to preview a handful of tracks from its forthcoming, as-yet-untitled ninth studio album. "And, we're happy to report, it RULES!" reads a posting on the site. "The metal kings have ...

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LITA FORD Announces Lineup For 'Touring And Recording'

'80s hard rock queen Lita Ford has announced her "current lineup for touring and recording." It is as follows: Stet Howland (W.A.S.P.) - Drums Teddy Cook (DIO) - Bass Michael T. Ross (HARDLINE, ANGEL) - Keyboards Tom Cavanagh (ALMOST QUEEN, BENT PUSSYCAT) - Guitar As previously reported, Lita Ford will play at least a couple ...

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