January 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOULFLY Drummer Launches Web Site

SOULFLY drummer Joe Nunez has launched his official web site at JoeNunez.com. Included on the site are several audio clips of Nunez's other bands, STRIPPING THE PISTOL and SLAMPEDE, along with various SOULFLY and STRIPPING THE PISTOL videos and a host of other information. SOULFLY began tracking their new album last month in ...

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LEASH LAW Mourn Loss Of Producer/Collaborator

LEASH LAW guitarist Emo Mowery (TIWANAKU, ex-NOCTURNUS) has issued the following statement regarding the recent passing of a close friend/collaborator: "Hello everyone, "It is a very sad time in our camp!!!!! "Sam Verrella — age 28 — owner/producer of ARS Studios passed away the morning of 12-31-04, in his sleep. "Sam was, and still is, ...

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FOR MY PAIN…: Live Videos Posted Online

FOR MY PAIN…, the Finnish "gothic metal" band featuring Tuomas Holopainen (NIGHTWISH) on keyboards, Altti Veteläinen (ex-ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) on bass, Lauri Tuohimaa (EMBRAZE) on guitar, Olli-Pekka Törrö (ex-ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) on guitar, Juha Kylmänen (REFLEXION) on vocals, and Petri Sankala (ex-ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) on drums, have uploaded several video clips filmed ...

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RUSH: New Tribute Album In The Works?

RUSH fan site Power Windows is reporting that there have been more rumblings of one or more RUSH tribute albums in the works. Over two years ago guitarist Vinnie Moore's (UFO) web site announced that "Vinnie is recording tracks in his studio for a RUSH tribute CD that will be released by Magna ...

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MORBID ANGEL: New Band Photos Posted Online

MORBID ANGEL's official web site has been updated with new photos of the group's current lineup, which includes bassist/vocalist David Vincent, guitarist Trey Azagthoth, drummer Pete Sandoval and guitarist Tony Norman. Check out the pictures at this location. As previously reported, MORBID ANGEL and SOULFLY will be teaming up for a co-headlining "War ...

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DESTRUCTION: Spanish Festival Appearance Postponed

According to a posting on their official web site, DESTRUCTION's previously announced show at the Canarias Metal Fest in Gran Canaria, Spain has been postponed to April due to "a bad coordination of the main sponsor." More information will be made available soon. As previously reported, DESTRUCTION have finished writing two-thirds of the material for ...

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