October 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOREFEST: New Album Available For Streaming

GOREFEST's upcoming CD, "La Muerte", is available for streaming in its entirety at this location. The reunited Dutch metallers' new album is scheduled for release in Europe on October 31 via Nuclear Blast Records. "La Muerte" was recorded at Excess studio in Rotterdam, Holland with engineer Hans Pieters. Mixing duties were handled in ...

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TILES: Original Drummer Rejoins The Fold

Detroit-based rock band TILES have announced the return of original drummer Mark Evans. Evans was a founding member of TILES and appears on the band’s first three releases, "Tiles" (1994), "Fence the Clear" (1997), and "Presents of Mind" (1999). TILES guitarist Chris Herin offers the following comment on Evans' return: "We auditioned some excellent drummers… ...

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MARILYN MANSON Plans Children's TV Program

Marilyn Manson spoke with Neil Sean of Sky News about his plans for a children's television program. "I like the idea of a little me putting across my thoughts and ideas," he said. "It will start out as a web extra and, if successful, we plan to turn it into a standalone kids' cartoon. Will ...

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VAN HELSING'S CURSE: Asbury Park Show Cancelled

VAN HELSING'S CURSE, the classical/rock music brainchild of TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider, have cancelled their previously announced October 30 appearance at the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, New Jersey "due to production difficulties," according to a posting on the VAN HELSING'S CURSE web site. VAN HELSING'S CURSE's music, which is performed live by an ...

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DISGORGE Cancel MODESTO FEST Appearance

California death-grind band DISGORGE have been forced to cancel their appearance at the Modesto Fest on Saturday, October 29 "due to an injury within the band," according to a posting on the group's official web site. "Nothing serious!!" the posting adds. "We will be back in Northern California soon! And hope to see everyone real ...

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BURST Finish Filming New Video

Sweden's BURST have finsihed shooting a video for "Where the Wave Broke", the lead-off track from the bands new record "Origo". Drummer Patrik Hultin comments, "The video shoot for 'Where the Wave Broke' was all in all a great experience. To have someone outside the band visualize our music was a new experience for us. ...

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Guitar Shredder MICHAEL ANGELO BATIO Covers METALLICA, DEEP PURPLE, AEROSMITH On New CD

Legendary heavy metal bassist Rudy Sarzo (QUIET RIOT, OZZY OSBOURNE, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, DIO) and Doug Marks (man behind the Metal Method series of instructional videos for guitar) are among the guest musicians appearing on the new CD from world-renowned progressive rock guitarist Michael Angelo Batio, entitled "Hands without Shadows". "Hands without Shadows" or "HWS" (M.A.C.E. ...

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