September 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

DESTRUCTION: South American Tour Postponed To Early 2006

German thrashers DESTRUCTION will return to South America in early 2006 for a more extensive tour following a one-off appearance at the Live 'N' Louder Rock Fest on October 15 at Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Also scheduled to appear at the event are SCORPIONS, NIGHTWISH, SHAAMAN, RAGE, THE 69 EYES and TOCATTA MAGNA. Commented ...

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TWISTED SISTER Schedule 'BENT BROTHER' Gig In New Jersey

BENT BROTHER — affectionately known as "TWISTED SISTER's evil twin" (essentially a makeup-less version of the real thing) — will perform one tri-state area concert at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey on December 16. Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 7 at noon at Ticketmaster and at the Starland Ballroom. Ticket price ...

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THERION: Omaha Show Cancelled

THERION mainman Christofer Johnsson has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "We are at this moment travelling to Omaha for the show (in a fucking uncomfortable van with a trailer). We drove 'till 5 in the morning and continued to drive today after four hours of sleep and would have hade ...

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ENGEL To Open For ARCH ENEMY, TRIVIUM In Scandinavia

ENGEL, the new Gothenburg, Sweden-based quintet featuring guitarists Marcus Sunesson (ex-THE CROWN) and Niclas Engelin (PASSENGER, ex-GARDENIAN, IN FLAMES), drummer Mojjo (RELEVANT FEW, DRACENA), bassist Robert Hakemo (ex-GARDENIAN, GOOSEFLESH) and vocalist Mangan Klavborn, have been confirmed as the opening act on the Scandinavian leg of ARCH ENEMY's upcoming European tour. Also appearing on the bill ...

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HEED Announce Album Title

HEED, the new Swedish band featuring former LOST HORIZON members Daniel Heiman (vocals) and Fredrik Olsson (guitar), are continuing to negotiate with various record labels regarding the worldwide release of their debut album. The CD, entitled "The Call", will be issued in Japan on October 21. The album features a special guest appearance on backing ...

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CATHEDRAL: Scratch And Sniff?

The limited-edition digipack version of the new CATHEDRAL CD, "The Garden of Unearthly Delights", will reportedly include a CD shaped as an apple. Not only that, but heat built up during playback and rubbing of the label side of the CD will also reveal a green apple scent. Nuclear Blast Records, long known for their ...

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