December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

DISSECTION: Stockholm Show Sold Out

According to a posting on DISSECTION's official web site, the reactivated Swedish death metallers' final Scandinavian show focusing solely on their old songs — which is scheduled to take place December 30 at Kolingsborg (The Shrine) in Stockholm, Sweden (with special guests BEHEMOTH) — is now officially sold out. "We are honored to see the ...

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ELDRITCH: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new track from Italian progressive-aggressive metal band ELDRITCH, entitled "Save Me", has been made available for download at this location (MP3, 3.5 MB). The song comes off the group's sixth album, "Neighbourhell", due on February 24, 2006 via Diversity-Media/SPV. The recordings for the follow-up to 2004's "Portrait of the Abyss Within" were ...

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SLIPKNOT Singer To Ring In New Year With Cover Band

Des Moines, Iowa metalheads should flock to the House of Bricks, 525 E. Grand Ave., for the ritual New Year's Eve appearance of SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor's far less serious cover band, D*M F*X, according to The Des Moines Register. Taylor and his pals will headline two shows, a 4 p.m. all-ages performance with ...

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EXCRUCIATION, NEAERA, TREMORS Confirmed For Austria's METALLIGA OPEN AIR Festival

EXCRUCIATION, EXCREMENTORY GRINDFUCKERS, NEAERA and TREMORS have been confirmed for next year's Metalliga Open Air festival, set to take place June 16-17 in Dornbirn – Lustenau, Austria. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): BITTERNESS (GER) BORN FROM PAIN (NL) CADAVERES (HU) CONTRAPTION (GER) DARK FUNERAL (SWE) DEW-SCENTED (GER) ENDSTILLE (GER) ...

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RUSH Frontman Hopes To Release New Album Next Summer

RUSH bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee has told MTV.com that he, guitarist Alex Lifeson and drummer Neil Peart have been getting their home studios ready to start writing the group's new album, and in January they plan to begin the collaborative process. "The whole process of writing, recording and getting ready for a tour is ...

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