February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

DOMAIN Working On New Studio Album

German melodic metal band DOMAIN are currently in the studio recording material for their new album. "The majority of the tracks was written by the complete band just jamming on some ideas in the rehearsal room," the group write in a press release. "Another one, a twenty-some minutes epic opus by the name of 'Shadowhall', ...

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TRASHLIGHT VISION: 'Alibis And Ammunition' Details Revealed

TRASHLIGHT VISION, the new band featuring MURDERDOLLS guitarist Acey Slade, have revealed the final track listing for their debut album, "Alibis and Ammunition", due in Europe on April 17 via Undergroove Records. Japanese and North American release dates for the CD have yet to be announced. The band formed in 2004, but have a longer ...

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KORN Begin First North American Tour As Four-Piece

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN begins the North American leg of its 2006 world tour tonight (Friday, February 24) in the band's hometown of Bakersfield, California. The trek, which also features MUDVAYNE and 10 YEARS, will finish up on April 4 in Toronto, Canada. KORN guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer told Launch that it's all about ...

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MAROON Sign Worldwide Deal With CENTURY MEDIA

German powerhouse quintet MAROON have inked a worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The band's new album, "When Worlds Collide", will be issued on April 18. Formed in early 1998, the vegan, straightedge group's major influences are primarily drawn from straightedge bands like EARTH CRISIS, while still remaining true to their passion for old-school visionaries ...

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SUN DESCENDS To Support IMPALED NAZARENE, MASTER In Europe

New York City thrashers SUN DESCENDS have been confirmed as the support act for IMPALED NAZARENE and MASTER on their "European Incineration Tour 06". The package will include SUN DESCENDS starting May 31 through June 11. SUN DESCENDS' first European apperance will take place on May 13 at a German festival alongside labelmates MASTER. SUN ...

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ELIS Singer Guests On STONEMAN Debut

ELIS frontwoman Sabine Duenser has recorded guest vocals on two songs ("Protect Me" and "Devil in a Gucci-Dress") for the debut album from the Swiss band STONEMAN (web site). The recordings took place last week at the Nutshell Studios in Zurzach. The CD, tentatively titled "Sex.Drugs.Murder", is expected later in the year. ELIS ...

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KALEDON Part Ways With STEELBORN RECORDS

Italian power metal band KALEDON have parted ways with Steelborn Records (division of Nortwind Records). "After four years of collaboration, this label was to small for us, so we decided to look up for a bigger one," the band write on their web site. "We thank our old label manager for his work and for ...

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DON CABALLERO: New Album Details Revealed

The seminal instrumental band DON CABALLERO has set "World Class Listening Problem" as the title of its forthcoming Relapse Records debut. "World Class Listening Problem", the band's first record in almost five years, will feature ten new tracks. The track listing is as follows: 01. Mmmmm Acting. I Love Me Some Good Acting 02. Sure ...

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