May 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

WHITESNAKE: Illness Forces London Show Date Change

Due to lead singer David Coverdale coming down with a sudden illness, tonight's (May 30) WHITESNAKE concert at the London Hammersmith Apollo has been rescheduled for Thursday, June 1. All tickets for tonight's London concert will be valid for this Thursday. The London concert will start at 7:30 p.m. with support. The Portsmouth Guildhall concert ...

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TED NUGENT: Off His Rocker?

The U.K.'s The Independent recently conducted an interview with Ted Nugent. A few excerpts from the chat follow: On being confronted by President George W. Bush during the private inaugural party at Bush's ranch in Crawford, Texas, in 2000: "When he noticed me, he was surrounded by these huge bankrollers from his campaign. ...

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CORPUS MORTALE To Release New Seven-Inch Single

Danish death metallers CORPUS MORTALE will soon release a three-song seven-inch single/EP, entitled "Seize the Moment of Murder", through Nuclear Winter Records. Check out the cover artwork at this location. In other news, CORPUS MORTALE are nearly done recording their sophomore album, entitled "A New Species of Deviant". "We will also use this ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM Announce New Vocalist

Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM have announced the addition of singer Jukka Pelkonen (a.k.a. "J") from the band called ELENIUM as their new frontman. "Jukka and other ELENIUM dudes have been our dear friends for a really long time, so it seemed very natural choice for us to ask Jukka for his services — ...

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MNEMIC Tap SCARVE Frontman GUILLAUME BIDEAU

Danish modern metallers MNEMIC have tapped SCARVE singer Guillaume Bideau as the replacement for Tony Jelencovich (ex-TRANSPORT LEAGUE, B-THONG). As a result, Bideau has left SCARVE in the middle of the recording sessions for the band's follow-up to 2004's "Irradiant", which was previously expected this fall via Listenable Records. Bideau joined SCARVE in November 1998 ...

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