August 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

AEROSMITH: New 'Best Of' Album On The Way?

AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler has told Roger Friedman of FOXNews.com that the band is getting a "best of" album together for Christmas and may include one new song as well. Then they will begin thinking about a totally new album early next year. Tyler recently told Rolling Stone magazine that his goal — ...

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MANOWAR's GODS OF METAL Festival 2007 Appearance Cancelled

According to an official statement issued by MANOWAR's management company, Magic Circle Management, the promoters of Italy's Gods Of Metal festival have reported that, "due to financial constraints placed upon their company," the festival may not take place in 2007. As a result, "they will not honor their original agreement made with Magic Circle Management ...

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EUROPE Completes Work On New Album

Reunited Swedish hard rockers EUROPE have completed work on the follow-up to 2004's "Start from the Dark", tentatively due this fall. The band has posted the following studio update on its official web site: "We are now done with the recordings of the 'new' album. Everything went smooth even though it was (to say the ...

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WOLFMOTHER Goes Back On The Prowl Next Month

Launch Radio Networks reports: WOLFMOTHER has put together another North American tour that will begin on September 9 in Brooklyn, New York and finish up on September 30 at the Download Festival in San Francisco. The trek will also encompass both versions of the Virgin Festival in Canada and the U.S. WOLFMOTHER frontman Andrew Stockdale ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Named XBOX Artist Of The Month

IGN Music reports that August is AUDIOSLAVE month — at least on Xbox Live, where the band has been chosen "Artist of the Month." Throughout the month of August fans will be able to download AUDIOSLAVE's "Original Fire" music video as well as exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of the band both at work and ...

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