August 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

TRACY G's EPIC Shoots 'Strange Blessings' Video

EPIC, the new band featuring former DIO/WWIII guitarist Tracy G, shot a video for the song "Strange Blessings" on July 29 in Burbank, California at Center Stage. The track comes off the band's recently completed 13-song CD, "Metaphor", the musical direction on which has been described by Tracy as "hard rock with a heavy blues ...

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IMPERANON: New Demo Samples Available

Finnish melodic thrash/death metallers IMPERANON have uploaded several audio samples from their recently completed five-song demo at their official web site. The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Corroded 02. Dead in the Water 03. Wound 04. Trendhold 05. Set It Off IMPERANON recently parted ways with bassist Eki Nurmikari ...

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TWILIGHT ILLUSION Signs With MAJESTIC ROCK RECORDS

Majestic Rock Records has announced the signing of Swedish neo-classical metal act TWILIGHT ILLUSION to a worldwide recording deal. The band's debut album is currently scheduled for release in early 2007. The Stockholm-based band comprises vocalist Sebastian Nicolescu, guitarist Johan Ahlskog, bassist Håkan Andersson and drummer Rickard Johansson. TWILIGHT ILLUSION has released two EPs thus ...

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HAMMERFALL Debuts New Song At Sweden's GATES OF METAL Festival

HAMMERFALL debuted its new single "The Fire Burns Forever" — the track the band recorded with some of the Swedish participants in the European Athletics Championships — on Saturday (August 5) at their exclusive headlining show at the Gates Of Metal festival in Hultsfred, Sweden. They will perform the song at the official opening of ...

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DAVID LEE ROTH: More Tour Dates Announced

Former VAN HALEN frontman DAVID LEE ROTH has lined up the following dates during the coming months: Aug. 12 - Sturgis, SD @ The Legendary Buffalo Chips Campground Aug. 15 - St. Charles, MO @ Ameristar Casino Aug. 17 - Sault Ste Marie, MI @ Kewadin Casino Aug. 19 - Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy ...

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New AXL ROSE Sighting In London: Photos Available

GUNS N' ROSES singer Axl Rose was photographed leaving Cipriani restaurant in London, England on Wednesday (August 2). Check out pictures from WENN. Rose recently issued a statement regarding the band's European tour, which ended with Rose missing the final two songs of the group's last show in London, England on July 30. ...

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