December 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOD AMONG INSECTS Announces Swedish Dates

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), has scheduled three shows in Sweden in late February/early March. Tentative dates are as follows: Feb. 24 - Alingsås, SWE @ ...

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MORTIIS Completes Work On 'Thrall' Ambient/Atmos Piece

Norwegian eccentric artist MORTIIS has issued the following update: "[I] just finished another ambient/atmos piece. It was the last piece that didn't make the deadline for the 'Broken' film [Adam Mason's ultra-violent horror film whose soundtrack Mortiis contributed to], so it's in that vein sonically and atmospherically. I called it 'Thrall', in the spirit of ...

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DETONATION: U.K. Dates Announced

Dutch melodic death/thrashers DETONATION will embark on a nine-date U.K. tour in April/May 2007. Tentative dates are as follows: Apr. 27 - The Attic, Rushden Apr. 28 - TBA Apr. 29 - the Railway Inn, Winchester Apr. 30 - Finns, Weymouth May 01 - The Cavern, Exeter May 02 - Sanctuary Music Venue @ Tom's, ...

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ULI JON ROTH To Present 'Revolutionary New Invention' At NAMM

Guitar legend Uli Jon Roth will present a revolutionary new invention at the the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) annual convention, which is going to be held in Anaheim, California in late January. He has recently come across a new self-tuning guitar technology, which was developed in Hamburg, Germany by Christopher Adams. Uli was ...

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EXODUS Guitarist To Release Instructional DVD

EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt has announced plans to release his first instructional DVD. "Hopefully I will be filming it sometime in January, and I am looking for some input," says Gary. "I am planning on focusing on rhythm technique, some lead chops, and going over the correct way to play some of the EXODUS riffs. ...

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