March 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

ALLHELLUJA Sign With SCARLET RECORDS

ALLHELLUJA, the Danish/Italian project featuring HATESPHERE frontman Jacob Bredahl and Stefano Longhi from Scarlet Records, will release their debut album, "Inferno Museum", on May 23 via Scarlet. "Inferno Museum" is said to be lyrically inspired by Derek Raymond's book "Dead Man Upright" ("a psycho-sex serialkiller masterpiece") and features 10 songs that are described as "an ...

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AC/DC Singer BRIAN JOHNSON Is Proud They Haven't Changed

Launch Radio Networks reports: If you watch the new AC/DC DVD "Family Jewels", you'll see a mix of live performances, TV show appearances, and video clips from throughout the band's history. Frontman Brian Johnson told Launch that when he watched the DVD, he was fascinated by the group's appearance, for two main reasons. "Well, we ...

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MEGADETH: Sales Figures For Entire Catalog Available

The following are the latest sales figures for MEGADETH's back catalog, as reported by Nielsen SoundScan: "Killing Is My Business...And Business Is Good!" (1985) (out of print): 197,386 "Killing Is My Business...And Business Is Good!" (2002 re-release): 46,874 "Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?": 600,095 "So Far...So Good...So What!": 382,246 "Rust In Peace": 767,451 "Countdown to Extinction": ...

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Guitarist RALPH SANTOLLA Discusses Working With SEBASTIAN BACH

Guitarist extraordinaire Ralph Santolla (SEBASTIAN BACH, ex-DEATH, ICED EARTH) recently spoke to FourteenG.net about his influences, his experiences in the music industry and the recent SEBASTIAN BACH European tour, among other topics. Several excerpts from the interview follow: FourteenG.net: Like legendary greats as DEATH, CONTROL DENIED, EYEWITNESS, and MILLENIUM as well ICED EARTH. ...

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SAMAEL: 'On Earth' Single Details Revealed

Switzerland's SAMAEL will release their new single, "On Earth", in May. The complete track listing for the single is as follows: 01. On Earth (album version) 02. I Feel You 03. On Earth (Northern Summer Mix) 04. Auf der Erde The single will also contains an enhanced video section with: 05. Telepath (video clip) 06. ...

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TRISTANIA:'Equilibrium' Video Posted Online

TRISTANIA's video for the track "Equilibrium" has been posted online at iFilm.com. Director Ralf Strathmann was flown in from Los Angeles to work on this project, which was completed in the old Tou Brewery in Stavanger, Norway. "Equilibrium" comes off TRISTANIA's new album, "Ashes", available now on SPV Records. ...

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ANAAL NATHRAKH: BBC Session Available For Download

On March 18, British black metallers ANAAL NATHRAKH went to the Maida Vale studios to record a lvie session for the BBC Radio One broadcasting. They did so with the impressive line-up of V.I.T.R.I.O.L. (vocals), Mick "Irrumator" Kenney (lead guitar), Ventnor (guitar), Shane Embury (bass, NAPALM DEATH) and Nick Barker (drums, ex-CRADLE OF FILTH, DIMMU ...

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