April 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOILWORK, SCAR SYMMETRY, MYSTIC PROPHECY Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

SOILWORK, SCAR SYMMETRY, MYSTIC PROPHECY, BLIND PETITION and ASTERIUS have been confirmed for the Metalcamp 2006 festival, set to take place July 21-23 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): Main Stage: AMON AMARTH ARCH ENEMY CALIBAN CATARACT DEATHSTARS DECAPITATED DIMMU BORGIR EDGUY EVERGREY EXCELSIS GOREFEST HEAVEN SHALL ...

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MORBID ANGEL Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

MORBID ANGEL have been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place August 3-5 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABORTED AMON AMARTH ARCH ENEMY ATHEIST BATTLELORE BLOODTHORN BORN FROM PAIN CALIBAN CARNIVORE CELTIC FROST CHILDREN OF BODOM DANKO JONES D'ESPAIRSRAY DIE ...

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VINNIE PAUL To Guest On METAL EXPRESS RADIO

Vinnie Paul (ex-PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) will be joining Metal Express Radio's "Premiere" show on Friday (April 28) to personally introduce tracks from the new REBEL MEETS REBEL album, coming out on May 2, as well as to discuss his new Big Vin Records label. REBEL MEETS REBEL is a collection of down-and-dirty country metal songs featuring ...

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RUSH Begin Work On New Material

RUSH drummer Neil Peart has posted the following update on his official web site, www.neilpeart.net: "In early March, winter still ruled the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec. The snow was often at its deepest in that month, piling up through the blizzards of January and February until it covered the ground up to your ...

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ILLDISPOSED: European Tour Dates Announced

Danish metallers ILLDISPOSED have announced the following European dates in support of their upcoming Roadrunner Records release, "Burn Me Wicked": May 24 - Copenhagen (DK) - Stengade 30 May 25 - Kassel (D) - Spot May 26 - Oberndorf (D) - Omi Open May 27 - Annaberg (D) - Alte Brauerei May 28 - Berlin ...

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FATAL SMILE, DREAMLAND Confirmed For GOTHENBURG METAL FESTIVAL

FATAL SMILE and DREAMLAND have replaced SABBTAIL and LOCOMOTIVE BREATH on the billing of this weekend's Gothenburg Metal Festival, set to take place April 29-30 at Musikens Hus in Gothenburg, Sweden. The current running order for the festival is as follows: Saturday, April 29: 19.00 FATAL SMILE 20.00 CRYONIC TEMPLE 21.00 CLOUDSCAPE 22.00 DRAGONLAND 23.00 ...

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