August 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SHARON And KELLY OSBOURNE To Present At WORLD MUSIC AWARDS

ABC ePrep is reporting that Kid Rock, Sharon Osbourne and Kelly Osbourne have been added to the list of presenters at the World Music Awards. The award ceremony will take place tonight (Aug. 31) and ABC-TV is scheduled to broadcast the show on September 13. The ceremony will be staged at the Kodak Theatre in ...

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TOOL: Studio Update

MJI Interactive reports: After months of pre-production, TOOL finally have begun recording their long-awaited follow-up to 2001's "Lateralus". According to guitarist Adam Jones' blog, the band has been working on the as-yet-untitled album for a few weeks and has been visited by QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE's Josh Homme and the MELVINS' King ...

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CARPATHIAN FOREST: New Album To Surface In January

According to a posting on Norwegian black metallers CARPATHIAN FOREST's official web site, Season of Mist has set a January 17, 2006 U.S. release date (one day earlier internationally) for the group's new album. "The band is almost finished with all recordings, only a few details left, and will decide where to mix the album ...

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KEEP OF KALESSIN: New Album Delayed

Norwegian black metallers KEEP OF KALESSIN, featuring Obsidian C. (a.k.a. Arnt Grønbech, also a touring guitarist for SATYRICON) on guitars/bass/synth, have posted the following message on their official web site: "KEEP OF KALESSIN have been working on their new opus, 'Armada', since May now. Unfortunately things haven't actually gone smooth for the band. Two blown ...

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NYC Mayor BLOOMBERG Goes To Bat For CBGB

CBGB, the legendary New York City club whose lease expires today, is "a great New York City institution" worth saving, New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg said, according to The New York Post. Bloomberg yesterday said the city is "trying to bring" the club together with its landlord, the Bowery Residents' Committee, so the nightspot ...

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