June 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

Hospitalized BLEED THE SKY Member Recovers; Band Rejoins DOPE Tour

Having recovered from a diagnosis of severe pneumonia compounded by an unknown viral infection, BLEED THE SKY guitarist Wayne Miller is in stable enough condition for his band mates to rejoin the DOPE tour on June 30 in Philadelphia. They will be performing as a four-piece. Following his June 18 performance in Louisville, Kentucky, Miller ...

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CREATURE REPUBLIC Sign With CYCLONE RECORDS

Calgary's CREATURE REPUBLIC has signed with Cyclone Records to complete their next as-yet-untitled CD release. The upcoming CD will be different in approach to the band's debut EP, "Watch Your Aim". Recorded at Calgary's premiere recording studio, Sundae Sound, each of the album's three segments will consist of three songs and will be released to ...

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GENE SIMMONS, Former Girlfriend Settle Defamation Lawsuit

The Associated Press is reporting that KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons and a former girlfriend have settled a defamation lawsuit in which she said he made her sound like a "sex-addicted nymphomaniac" during a documentary shown on VH1. The settlement, announced Wednesday (June 28), said the "amicable resolution" of Georgeann Walsh Ward's lawsuit over the way ...

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THE PANIC CHANNEL: Rehearsal Footage Available Online

According to Hits Daily Double, THE PANIC CHANNEL — the new band featuring three quarters of the most recent lineup of JANE'S ADDICTION (guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins, and bassist Chris Chaney) and former SKYCYCLE vocalist Steve Isaacs — debuted their new single, "Why Cry", on Rehearsals.com, the online digital portal powered by CenterStaging ...

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AMERICAN HERITAGE Set Release Date For 'Millenarian'

Philadelphia independent record label Translation Loss has set a September 19 release date for "Millenarian", the new album from heralded Chicago, IL-based trio AMERICAN HERITAGE. AMERICAN HERITAGE deliver "uncompromising and unconventional heavy music that seamlessly blends crushing, punishing riffs, dizzying composition and pummeling rhythms and structures," according to a press release. Formed in 1997, the ...

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