January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEUROSIS: 'Our Commitment Has Never Wavered'

Long-running Oakland, California-based band NEUROSIS have issued the following statement via their official web site: "20 years ago the month of December, 1985 we sat in a room and began a conversation. After talking for a couple of weeks we had constructed a vision of where we wanted to go with our music and how ...

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MEGADETH On ABC's 'Good Morning America': Video Available

MEGADETH's video for the song "Train of Consequences" was played on a video iPod during a segment about technology trends for 2006 on Dec. 29, 2005 on ABC-TV's "Good Morning America". A close-up shot of the iPod showcased the scene of the old lady hanging babies by their feet on a clothing line as the ...

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FREAK KITCHEN, EL CACO To Perform At GREAT INDIAN ROCK Festival

The Great Indian Rock festival, which is scheduled to be held February 18-20 at Hamsadhwani, Pragati Maidan in New Delhi, will, for the first time, feature three international acts — EL CACO, FREAK KITCHEN and YOURCODENAMEISMILO. The "GIR" festival has for many years now been a focus for Indian rock and metal acts. (Thanks:

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MARILYN MANSON Set For A Batty Birthday?

ContactMusic.com is reporting that Marilyn Manson looks set to see in his 37th birthday in vampish style — after reports new wife Dita Von Teese has splashed out on 20 bats for the celebrations. Manson will attend the gothic party at a friend's house in West Hollywood this evening (Jan. 5), which has been entirely ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's TOMMY LEE: 'I Loved Prison'

ContactMusic.com is reporting that MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee loved the four months he spent in prison on assault charges in 1998, because he found a peace and quiet he has never achieved in the outside world. Lee was jailed for assaulting his then wife Pamela Anderson and served four months of a three year ...

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MANNHAI: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

Finnish "stoner rockers" MANNHAI, whose current lineup includes singer Pasi Koskinen (ex-AMORPHIS, AJATTARA), have set "Hellroad Caravan" as the title of their forthcoming album, due in Finland on February 15. A single, "Spaceball", will precede the album on Wednesday, January 18. "This is the first release from the upcoming full-length album, and will also include ...

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CELTIC FROST Explain Album Delay

CELTIC FROST men Tom Gabriel Fischer (guitar, vocals) and Martin Eric Ain (bass) recently talked to U.K.'s Terrorizer magazine about the reasons for the long delay in the recording of their first new album in 15 years, "Monotheist". Tom: "Everything you can think of happened. I cannot describe it any other way. From technical problems ...

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TERRORIZER Sign With CENTURY MEDIA, Announce New Lineup

Reunited grindcore pioneers TERRORIZER have inked a deal with Century Media Records. "This is a big step in the process for everyone involved with TERRORIZER and we are pleased to announce the great news," commented TERRORIZER guitarist Jesse Pintado (formerly of NAPALM DEATH). The new TERRORIZER incarnation will consist of one half of its original ...

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