August 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

TWISTED INTO FORM to Release Long-Awaited Debut Next Month

TWISTED INTO FORM, the Norwegian band featuring Kaj Gornitzka (guitar, ex-SPIRAL ARCHITECT), Erik Aadland (bass), David Husvik (drums, EXTOL) and Leif J. Knashaug (vocals, ex-SPIRAL ARCHITECT session), will release its long-awaited debut album, "Then Comes Affliction to Awaken the Dreamer", on September 19 via Sensory Records. The CD was recorded between January 2004 and March ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's NIKKI SIXX: It's 'Weird To Be Single'

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message in his online diary: "Just back from San Francisco, Seattle, Aspen, New York City and Dallas (all in 5 days). Now, I leave on Tuesday for England, India, China and Japan (all in 7 days). "Finished some amazing music with DJ [Ashba] ('Hero' and 'Worst ...

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DOKKEN: 'Only' East Coast Appearances Announced

According to Tony DiLorenzo of the Jaxx nightclub in Springfield, Virginia, DOKKEN will make their only East Coast appearances for 2006 at Jaxx on September 22 and September 23. The band's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Sep. 07 - Mexicali, MEX @ Club Dune Sep. 08 - Hermosillo, MEX @ Hotel Arzaiza Sep. ...

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MENDEED To Hit The Road With KINGSIZE BLUES, SOLITUDE

Glasgow-based modern metallers MENDEED will embark on a U.K tour with KINGSIZE BLUES and SOLITUDE beginning in early October. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 03 - Southampton - Joiners Arms Oct. 04 - Exeter - The Cavern Oct. 05 - Oxford - Zodiac Oct. 06 - Manchester - Academy 3 Oct. 07 - Newcastle ...

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MIKE PATTON's IPECAC RECORDINGS Inks Distribution Deal With FONTANA

Fontana, the independent distribution arm of Universal Music Group, the world's leading music company, has signed an exclusive distribution deal with Ipecac Recordings, the record label owned by lauded artist, songwriter and producer Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, MR. BUNGLE, FANTÔMAS, TOMAHAWK, MALDOROR, LOVAGE) and his manager, Greg Werckman (Alternative Tentacles Records, Mercury Records). The ...

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