March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

IN FLAMES: More North American Tour Dates Announced

More dates have been added to IN FLAMES' upcoming North American headlining tour in support of their "Come Clarity" CD. The North American trek — which will also feature THROWDOWN, NEVERMORE and EVERGREY — will follow the band's current 35-city European headlining tour — featuring support from SEPULTURA — which began March 12 in Oslo, ...

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DIO: Guitarist CRAIG GOLDY Back In The Fold

According to a posting on DIO's official web site, guitarist Craig Goldy "has recovered his illness and is back in the fold," writing and rehearsing for the band's new album and tour. Craig was previously said to have hurt his arm last fall while touring with DIO in Russia. Goldy initially tried to continue playing ...

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Former WARRANT Frontman Seeks Touring Guitarist

Former WARRANT frontman Jani Lane is looking for a new touring guitarist. "I am putting a band together for shows in North America and Europe," Lane explained. "If you can shred and someone thinks you're good who doesn't live under the same roof as you, drop me a line. Photo and recording a real plus!" ...

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Drummer DEREK RODDY Quits HATE ETERNAL

Drummer Derek Roddy has announced his departure from HATE ETERNAL. Roddy's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "Real-life situations have forced me to resign as a member of HATE ETERNAL. I can on longer afford the expenses of touring. I have put MUCH thought into this for the last several years and kept ...

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Former SUTURE Guitarist Launches BLACKEND CAJUN VOODOO RECORDS

Former SUTURE and current BASTARD SON guitarist Lance Strickland has formed a new record company called Blackend Cajun Voodoo Records. The first two acts to be signed to the label are Florida's SWAMP GAS and Louisiana's ENEMY BREED. In addition, Blackend Cajun Voodoo will be releasing the new album from BASTARD SON as well as ...

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IN AETERNUM Complete Two New Songs

Swedish death/black metallers IN AETERNUM have posted the following message on their official web site: "New songs are on their way. Today we finished two new songs. They are the first songs to be written since the recording of the 'Dawn of a New Aeon' album. They are in the classic IN AETERNUM style as ...

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