July 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

DIAMOND HEAD: 'Record Deal Is Imminent'

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends DIAMOND HEAD have posted the following message on their official web site: "All of the tour edition copies of [the new album] 'All Will Be Revealed' have now sold out. The good news is that a record deal is imminent that will see a full commercial release ...

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MAJESTY Guitarist To Perform With RESPAWN INC.

MAJESTY guitarist Björn Daigger will be performing with the Berlin-based power/thrash metallers RESPAWN INC. on Friday, August 12 in Angelbachtal, Germany. RESPAWN INC. recently released their debut album, "Only Ashes Remain". A full-length MP3 of the track "Watching You Burn" is available for download at this location. MAJESTY recently entered the studio with ...

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SILENCER Announce New Singer

Colorado metallers SILENCER have announced the addition of vocalist Chad Armstrong to the group's ranks. "Chad's brutal yet versatile voice coupled with his limitless enthusiasm made him the obvious choice during the audition process, and the band welcome him with open arms to the thrash metal machine," the group wrwite on their web site. "Chad ...

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SCARIOT: Bassist STEVE DIGIORGIO Laying Down Tracks For New CD

SCARIOT mainman Død (a.k.a. Daniel Olaisen; BLOOD RED THRONE) has posted the following update on the recording sessions for the group's new album: "Finally I got to meet Steve [DiGiorgio; TESTAMENT, SADUS, SEBASTIAN BACH] this week. He turned out to be the greatest, and it was very easy to work with him. He'll be recording ...

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PARADISE LOST: U.K. Dates Announced

PARADISE LOST have announced several U.K. headlining dates in Septemer in support of their new album, "Paradise Lost". Upcoming tour dates now include: Aug. 14 – Metal Way Festival – Gernika, SPA Sep. 02 – Groene Engel – Oss, NETH Sep. 03 – Huntenpop Festival - Varsselder, NETH Sep. 22 – Rios – Bradford, UK ...

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SHADOWS FALL Film Video For 'Enlightened By The Cold'

According to MTV.com, SHADOWS FALL shot a video for the song "Enlightened by the Cold" at both the Pittsburgh and Virginia Ozzfest dates. Frontman Brian Fair said the video will have a day-in-the-life feel and include some live footage of the band, shot over those same two days. As previously reported, SHADOWS FALL are on ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Comment On RHINO Signing, Upcoming Album

Rhino Entertainment has announced the signing of progressive metal band QUEENSRŸCHE. The band is working on "Operation: Mindcrime II" — the sequel to their platinum 1988 concept album, "Operation: Mindcrime" — for release on Rhino early in 2006. The announcement was made by Rhino Entertainment President Scott Pascucci. "We are excited to be working with ...

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