May 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLASH Action Figure Officially Unveiled

McFarlane Toys has officially unveiled the Slash action figure, which is scheduled to hit store shelves — the toy aisle, not the music aisle — in late September. One of the best-known, most-talented and easily recognizable artists in music, Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) is a human action figure just waiting to happen. McFarlane ...

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RAZORBACK Part Ways With Drummer, Announce Replacement

RAZORBACK, the new band consisting of Rolf Munkes (guitar, MAJESTY, ex-VANIZE), Stefan Berggren (vocals, ex-COMPANY OF SNAKES), Marcus Bielenberg (bass, ex-VANIZE), and Chris Heun (guitar, ex-SHYLOCK), have parted ways with drummer Pierre Fienhold (ex-VANIZE) for "personal reasons." Replacing him in the group's lineup is Andre Hilgers, who has previously worked with AXXIS and SILENT FORCE. ...

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HER ENCHANTMENT Finish Recording New Album

Dutch "melodic gothic death metal" band HER ENCHANTMENT have finished recording their second full-length album, "Darkest", tentatively due later in the year via Greece's Burning Star Records. Commented frontman Richard Noordzij: "It was a lot of hard work but we managed to make it through. Everything is recorded and on its way for the mixing ...

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MINISTRY: Anthology To Include Remixes, Brand-New Song

MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen is currently working on remixes for an upcoming MINISTRY anthology, tentatively dubbed "Rantology", due before the end of the year. In addition, the collection will feature a brand-new MINISTRY track called "The Great Satan", Jourgensen revealed during an online chat on Monday (May 30). Songs scheduled to be remixed for the ...

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WORMS INSIDE YOU: Former GORGASM Members Launch New Project

Former GORGASM members Tom Tangalos (guitar) and Derek Hoffman (drums) have joined forces with vocalist James Eads (RELLIK) and bassist Jeremy Barger (TORN BETWEEN) in a new project called WORMS INSIDE YOU. The group recently completed work on a self-produced full-length CD, "Existence is Futile", due this summer via Unscene Records. WORMS INSIDE YOU have ...

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