January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

ROB ZOMBIE To Direct 'Foxy, Foxy' Video Next Month

ROB ZOMBIE will direct the video for his new single, "Foxy, Foxy", in Los Angeles in mid-February. Zombie will re-team with "The Devil's Rejects" cinematographer Phil Parmet. Parmet has also worked on LED ZEPPELIN's "The Song Remains the Same" and FRANK ZAPPA's "Baby Snakes". "Foxy, Foxy" — which will begin play on Modern Rock ...

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INNERWISH Announce New Album Title

Greek heavy metal band INNERWISH have set "The Final Prophecy" as the title of their new album, due in May via Diversity Media GMBH (Limb Music Products). The follow-up to 2004's "Silent Faces" was recorded at the Music Factory Studios with producer R.D. Liapakis. As previously reported, INNERWISH will be supporting MANOWAR, RHAPSODY, HOLYHELL and ...

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SLEEPYTIME GORILLA MUSEUM Sign With THE END RECORDS

The End Records has announced the signing of San Francisco act SLEEPYTIME GORILLA MUSEUM. The band – who have already released two studio albums (2001's "Grand Opening and Closing" and 2004's "Of Natural History"), one live album (2003's "Live") and a DVD in 2005 — are currently working on new material and plan to release ...

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SODOM: European Tour Dates Announced

Long-running German thrashers SODOM will be teaming up with FATAL EMBRACE for the Lords of Depravity Over East Europe Tour 2006 beginning in mid-April. Confirmed dates are as follows. with PANZER'FAUST: Apr. 15 – TBA - Vilnius, LIT Apr. 16 - TBA - Riga, LAT Apr. 17 - TBA - Tallinn, EST Apr. 19 - ...

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CRUACHAN: New Studio Photos Posted Online

Irish folk metal band CRUACHAN entered Sun Studios in Dublin on January 17 to begin recording their fifth album, tentatively due later in the year via Greece's Black Lotus Records. Check out pictures from the recording sessions at this location. CRUACHAN recorded their previous albums "Tuatha Na Gael", "The Middle Kingdom" and "Folklore" ...

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NARNIA Sign With MASSACRE RECORDS

Swedish metallers have NARNIA have reached an agreement with the German label Massacre Records to release the band's new studio album, "Enter the Gate" on April 21. "We also worked with Massacre for the release of our live DVD in 2004 and we are very excited about stepping into the future together with them," the ...

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RWAKE Sign With RELAPSE RECORDS

Relapse Records has announced the signing of Arkansas sludge kingpins RWAKE. RWAKE are currently in the midst of writing for what will become their third album and Relapse debut. Vocalist C.T. comments on the process, "The writing is going really well. I can tell just from how things are coming to together so far that ...

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GOREROTTED, PSYCROPTIC, AVULSED Confirmed For Holland's NEUROTIC DEATHFEST

GOREROTTED, PSYCROPTIC, AVULSED and PROSTITUTE DISFIGUREMENT are among the confirmed bands for the Neurotic Deathfest, set to take place May 13 at the Dynamo club in Eindhoven, Holland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: GOREROTTED PSYCROPTIC DISAVOWED AVULSED PROSTITUTE DISFIGUREMENT ARSEBREED INSIDIOUS DECREPANCY INFECTED MALIGNITY GODLESS TRUTH VOMIT THE SOUL MENTAL HORROR EMETH ...

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Drummer SNOWY SHAW Quits DREAM EVIL

Swedish drummer Snowy Shaw (DREAM EVIL, KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME) has posted the following message on his official web site: "January 30th: SNOWY and DREAM EVIL = NO MORE. Less than a month before the scheduled recording of their fourth album, Snowy decides to pull the plug and quit, taking all ...

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