April 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

EPICA To Debut In Dutch Top 10?

According to a post on EPICA's official web site, preliminary sales report indicate that the band have a good chance of debuting in the Top 10 of the official Dutch album chart when the chart positions are revealed on Friday (April 29). EPICA's sophomore album, "Consign to Oblivion", was released last week via Transmission Records. ...

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NAILBOMB: 'Live At Dynamo' DVD To Surface In July

Roadrunner Records U.K. has announced that NAILBOMB, the cult punk/metal side-project put together by Max Cavalera (SEPULTURA, SOULFLY) and Alex Newport (FUDGE TUNNEL), will release a specially low-priced DVD, called "Live at Dynamo", on July 4. The disc features a full raw live recording of NAILBOMB's second (and last) show at the Dynamo Festival in ...

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OZZFEST 2005: New 'Mystery Band' Slot Added To Second Stage

Ozzfest.com has added a second "mystery band" slot to the lineup of acts performing on the Hot Topic second stage at this year's travelling festival. BLOODSIMPLE, the New York-based band featuring former members of VISION OF DISORDER, DOWNSET and MEDICATION, are a favorite to fill one of the slots. There is no word yet on ...

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MADBALL Sign With FERRET RECORDS

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have inked a deal with Ferret Records. The band will enter the studio in May with producer Zeuss (HATEBREED, SHADOWS FALL, THROWDOWN) to begin recording their new album, "Legacy", tentatively due on August 9. Commented Ferret label president Carl Severson: "I remember skating back from Vintage Vinyl in NJ with ...

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EPICA And PAIN OF SALVATION To Headline PROGPOWER EUROPE Festival

EPICA and PAIN OF SALVATION have been confirmed as the headliners of this year's edition of ProgPower Europe festival, set to take place October 1-2 in Baarlo, The Netherlands. The complete festival billing is as follows: Saturday, October 1: DISILLUSION (Germany) THROES OF DAWN (Finland) ORPHANED LAND (Israel) NOVEMBERS DOOM (USA) GREEN CARNATION (Norway) EPICA ...

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ANTHRAX: New Rehearsal Photos Posted Online

Exclusive photos from ANTHRAX's rehearsal sessions for their upcoming "reunion" tour have been posted online at RandallAmplifiers.com. ANTHRAX's reunited classic lineup of Joey Belladonna (vocals), Dan Spitz (guitar), Frank Bello (bass), Scott Ian (guitar) and Charlie Benante (drums) will play their first show on Friday, April 29 at Harpo's in Detroit, Michigan. An ...

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STAIND: New Audio Clip Posted Online

A second audio clip of a new STAIND song has been posted online at the group's official web site. STAIND are scheduled to release their new album, "Chapter V", this summer via Flip/Atlantic Records. 11 or 12 songs are expected to appear on the follow-up to 2003's "14 Shades of Grey", including "Paper ...

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