December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

POISON Frontman Works For Juvenile Diabetes

Syndicated newspaper columnists Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith are reporting that POISON frontman Bret Michaels will take time out from his current "Freedom of Sound" tour in early 2006 to do a TV campaign for juvenile diabetes. "I've been a juvenile diabetic since I was 6," says Michaels. "We've started a web site because ...

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UNDERTHREAT To Release New Album In January

Colombia's UNDERTHREAT will release their second American effort, entitled "Deathmosphere", in early January via Barbarian Records. The CD was recorded at Studio One in Racine, Wisconsin and includes a bonus video track for the song "Embraced by Disaster", shot during UNDERTHREAT's last South American campaign. The cover art was handled by Niklas Sundin from DARK ...

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SILENT CIVILIAN Finalize Track Listing For Debut Album

SILENT CIVILIAN, the new band featuring former SPINESHANK vocalist Jonny Santos, have finalized the track listing for their debut album, "Rebirth of the Temple", due on March 21, 2006 via Mediaskare. "Rebirth of the Temple" was recorded at Undercity Recordings with former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader producing and mixing. Four tracks from the album ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE: More Canadian Tour Dates Announced

MÖTLEY CRÜE have added more Canadian dates to their itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Dec. 31 - Auburn Hills, MI - Palace of Auburn Hills Feb. 10 - Columbus, GA - Columbus Civic Center Feb. 11 - Estero, FL - Germain Arena Feb. 12 - Columbia, SC - Colonial Center ...

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EXHIBIT A: New Material Available For Download

After a substantial hiatus due to changes of personnel, British metalcore mob EXHIBIT A finally have a couple of new demos for free download at their official web site. Check out the songs "Frustration Shape" (.ZIP file) and "One Point One" (.ZIP file) The long-awaited follow-up to the band's "A Safer ...

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AMARAN Call It Quits

Swedish progressive metallers AMARAN have called it quits. The group's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "This year comes to an end and we are sad to say that AMARAN does the same. Since Johanna [DePierre, vocals] left us in July we have really been struggling looking for a replacement. We have tried ...

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'The Birth of Grunge' Compilation Due In February

IGN Music reports: On February 7, 2006 Livewire Recordings will release "Sleepless In Seattle: The Birth of Grunge", a compilation of 20 rare recordings from some of the band responsible for setting the stage for the eventual emergence of the sub-genre of modern rock critics labeled "grunge." The set chronicles the beginnings of ...

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