January 2002 - Blabbermouth Archive

George Lynch, Jeff Pilson To Appear At NAMM

To check out a couple of seconds of former DOKKEN axeman George Lynch shredding on a new track from the recently-recorded demo the guitarist recorded with ex-DOKKEN bassist Jeff Pilson, click here. In other news, Lynch will be appearing at the NAMM show in Anaheim CA at the following dates and times: Friday, ...

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KAMELOT Drummer Sits Out First Nine European Gigs

RHAPSODY drummer Alex Holzwarth will sit behind the kit with Florida's KAMELOT for the first nine shows of the latter band's Karma 2002 European tour with AXXIS. Due to unspecified scheduling conflicts, regular KAMELOT skinsman Casey Grillo will not be able to join the tour until the January 26th show at Hafenbahn in Offenbach, Germany. ...

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DOWN To Issue Sophomore CD On March 26th

New Orleans supergroup DOWN, who feature in their ranks PANTERA's Philip Anselmo (vocals), C.O.C.'s Pepper Keenan (guitars), EYEHATEGOD's Jimmy Bower (drums), PANTERA's Rex Brown (bass) and CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein (guitars), have set March 26th as the US release date for their as-yet-untitled sophomore effort through Elektra Records. The follow-up to 1995's Nola was produced by ...

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FILTER Nearly Done With "The Amalgamut"

FILTER mainman Richard Patrick and producers Rae Dileo and Ben Grosse are nearing the end of the mixdown process at Los Angeles' The Mixroom Studios for the upcoming FILTER release, entitled The Amalgamut, which is set to be issued in late spring through Reprise Records. According to a posting by Patrick on the band's official ...

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Roskilde 2002 Begins To Take Shape

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and GARBAGE have been confirmed for this year's Roskilde Festival, which is scheduled to take place in Roskilde, Denmark between June 27th and 30th. More band announcements are expected shortly. ...

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