January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SANGRE ETERNA To Open For RIGOR MORTIS In San Francisco

SANGRE ETERNA, the new Oakland, California–based metal band featuring drummer Chris Kontos (ex-MACHINE HEAD, TESTAMENT, ATTITUDE ADJUSTMENT, VERBAL ABUSE) and bassist Sean Smithson (SACRILEGE BC, GRINCH, THE UNCALLED FOUR), will be supporting reunited Texas thrashers RIGOR MORTIS on Monday, January 23 at The Pound SF in San Francisco, California. Also appearing on the bill are ...

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SPARZANZA To Enter Studio This Weekend

Swedish hard rockers in SPARZANZA will enter the Tigra Music studio on January 7 with producer Rikard Löfgren to begin recording their third album, "Banisher of the Light", due later in the year. Löfgren, a former member of the death metal band DAWN OF DECAY and the goth act BAY LAUREL, also produced the band's ...

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CLAWFINGER: European Support Acts Announced

CLAWFINGER frontman Zak Tell has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "We have yet to rehearse or decide which songs we will be playing [on the upcoming European headlining tour] but obviously we'll be playing quite a few from the new album ['Hate Yourself with Style'], at least six tracks or ...

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METALLICA European Fan Club Convention To Be Held In February

Damaged Switzerland (Swiss METALLICA fan club) together with Abart Club in Zürich and in cooperation with Italian Metallibashers (Italy), St.(yrian) Anger (Austria) and Don't Tread on Austria will be staging the Metallibash 2006 European Metallica Fan Club Convention on Saturday, February 11 at the Abart Club in Zürich, Switzerland. The event will feature a performance ...

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RUSH: 'Exit...Stage Left' DVD Delayed

According to a posting on the RUSH fan site Power Windows, Zoe/Rounder has pushed back the projected U.S. release date of the the DVD version of RUSH's classic "Exit...Stage Left" concert film to March 7 from the previously announced February 7. "Everything's been remixed to 5.1, and that was the intention — to ...

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MY RUIN Announce U.K. Tour

MY RUIN, the Los Angeles-based band fronted by Tairrie B., will be headlining a U.K. tour in support of their new album, "The Brutal Language", in January. U.K. labelmates GU MEDICINE, LAZARUS BLACKSTAR and B-MOVIE HEROES will be joining MY RUIN on the trek, which begins at The Mean Fiddler in London on January 18. ...

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PREJUDICE Sign With SLEASZY RIDER RECORDS

Belgian death metallers PREJUDICE have inked a deal with Greece's Sleaszy Rider Records. The group will enter Excess studio in Rotterdam, Holland in September to begin recording their fourth album, tentatively due on January 15, 2007. Mixing duties will be handled by Tue Madsen at Antfarm in Aarhus, Denmark. "Who will master the new album ...

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