November 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

IF HOPE DIES To Go On Hiatus

According to MTV.com, IF HOPE DIES have decided to go on hiatus upon the advent of 2007. A statement released by the band claims "we are going on an indefinite hiatus after December. Some of our hearts just haven't been into this lately, and why keep touring if we're not going to give it our ...

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INTO ETERNITY Singer Hopes To Tour 'Nonstop' In 2007

Chris Harris and Jon Wiederhorn of MTV.com report: One recent morning while on Gigantour 2006, Stu Block realized he's got it pretty good. The frontman's band, Canadian melodic death-metallers INTO ETERNITY, were on the road with the second annual installment of Dave Mustaine's traveling circus of brutality, which also features MEGADETH, OPETH, LAMB ...

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WRETCH Confirmed For 2007 HEADBANGER'S OPEN AIR Festival

Cleveland '80s-style, traditional power metal band WRETCH will be making their European debut with an exclusive performance at next year's Headbanger's Open Air Festival in Germany. The event takes place July 13 and 14, 2007 and will celebrate the festival's 10th Anniversary. HOA usually sells out in advance and has quickly become one of the ...

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SILENCER Begins Recording New Album

Colorado metallers SILENCER have entered the studio to begin recording the follow-up to "Death of Awe", tentatively due in 2007. The group has issued the following update on the progress of the recording sessions for the new album: "Drum tracking just finished and we're doing a bit of project cleanup and prep to begin guitars ...

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WEAPON WITHIN Schedules Live Debut

KISW "Metal Shop"'s very own Kevin Jacober (MYIASIS) and drummer Clint Clark (SHADOW DEMON, HEIR APPARENT, BYAXIS) have joined forces in a new progressive metal project called WEAPON WITHIN. The band is releasing demo tracks via their MySpace page leading up to their debut performance on Saturday, November 11 at the Skin 'N ...

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FAITH AND FIRE Signs European Deal With METAL HEAVEN

FAITH AND FIRE, the new band featuring RIOT guitarist Mike Flyntz and ex-RIOT frontman Tony Moore, has inked a deal with Metal haven for the European release of its long-awaited debut album, entitled "Accelerator". In existence since the winter of 2002, FAITH AND FIRE has "assembled a collection of remarkable songs," according to the band's ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY To Guest On Australia's 'Rage'

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY will be guest hosts on Saturday night's (Nov. 4) episode of "Rage" on ABC TV in Australia. Recorded when the band was in Sydney on its recent tour, the show will feature 40 of BLACK LABEL SOCIETY's favorite videos along with a stack of BLS, BLACK SABBATH and OZZY OSBOURNE clips. A ...

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