November 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

APOCALYPTICA Change Location Of DVD Shoot

Due to "technical reasons," Finnish cello-rockers APOCALYPTICA will not be able to record their upcoming live DVD in Erfurt (Dec. 2) and have changed the location of the shoot to Duesseldorf, Germany (Dec. 4). As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA will be headliner of the prestigious opening night party for the "MIDEM - The World’s Music Market", ...

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BLACK SABBATH Bassist GEEZER BUTLER Joins PETA's KFC Boycott

What do Geezer Butler, the longtime bassist of heavy metal pioneers BLACK SABBATH, and Bobby Ingram, the frontman of the venerable Southern rock band MOLLY HATCHET, have in common besides making legendary music? Both rockers have joined PETA's boycott of KFC until the company ends the worst abuses of chickens raised and killed to fill ...

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'New Wave Of American Heavy Metal' Book Documents Over 600 Bands

Garry Sharpe-Young of Rockdetector has just published "New Wave of American Heavy Metal", a 376-page book with over 90 photos, featuring over 600 U.S. and Canadian alternative metal, emocore, hardcore, math metal, metal, metalcore, neo-thrash and screamo bands. In the mid-'90s, in the wake of grunge, the metal movement underwent its most radical evolution to ...

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PAPA ROACH Had To 'Nail' Show For Live DVD

Launch Radio Networks reports: PAPA ROACH released its first DVD, "Live and Murderous In Chicago", last Tuesday (November 22). Lead singer Jacoby Shaddix told Launch that filming the concert that appears on the disc was not without its risks. "When we shot it, it was a one-night shoot, so it was like, you better nail ...

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PUNGENT STENCH And EISREGEN To Team Up For European Tour

PUNGENT STENCH and EISREGEN will be teaming up for a European co-headlining tour in January/February. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 20 - Bad Salzungen, GER @ Kallewerk* Jan. 21 - Bochum, GER @ Matrix Jan. 22 - Schwerin, GER @ Doc K Jan. 23 - Hamburg, GER @ Logo Jan. 24 - Bielefeld, GER ...

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