June 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANVIL And PHANTOM-X To Team Up For European Tour

Canadian metallers ANVIL will be teamng up with PHANTOM-X, the new project featuring OMEN singer Kevin Goocher, for a European tour beginning in November. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. ANVIL have replaced WOLF on the billing of the Keep It True festival, set to take place November 4 at the Dittegheim Sporthalle ...

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LED ZEPPELIN: New Photobook Due In August/September

According to Led-Zeppelin.com, a new LED ZEPPELIN photbook, entitled "Whole Lotta Led", is scheduled for release in August/September. Authored by Ralph Hulett and Jerry Prochnicky, "Whole Lotta Led" charts LED ZEPPELIN's "12-year flight from take off to soaring at the top to being grounded," according to a posting at WholelLottaLedTheBook.com. "It is the first of ...

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KISS: Historic KEN KELLY Tribute CD Painting Unveiled In Oslo

KISS Army Norway and Voices Music Entertainment have unveiled the Ken Kelly painting that will become the cover for the upcoming Norwegian KISS tribute CD (Kelly had previously painted the classic "Destroyer" and "Love Gun" covers). Members of the Norwegian press and select fans were present at Sentrum Scene in Oslo, where the event took ...

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DISGORGE To Headline New Mexico's GATHERING OF THE SICK Festival

California death-grind band DISGORGE will be headlining the Gathering of the Sick festival, set to take place August 5-6 at The Compound in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Also appearing on the bill are DECREPIT BIRTH, SEVERED SAVIOR and ODIOUS MORTEM. DISGORGE will also be headlining the Torturing Texas 2005 tour with special guests IMAGES OF VIOLENCE, ...

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MORBID ANGEL Guitarist TONY NORMAN Still Missing

MONSTROSITY drummer Lee Harrison has issued the following update regarding missing MORBID ANGEL/MONSTROSITY guitarist Tony Norman: "After returning from the last MORBID ANGEL tour, Tony was supposed to have some 'down time' from MORBID ANGEL and we talked about getting together to write some new MONSTROSITY material. I called him several times after the tour ...

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STRYPER: 'Reborn' Audio Samples Posted Online

STRYPER have uploaded audio samples from their upcoming CD, "Reborn", at their official web site. Check out the songs "Open Your Eyes", "Reborn", "When Did I See You Cry" and "10,000 Years" at this location. "Reborn" is scheduled for release on August 16 via Big3 Records. "Reborn" marks STRYPER's first complete studio release ...

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