January 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

CARNAL FORGE: Demoing New Material

Bassist Lars Lindén of the Swedish thrashers CARNAL FORGE has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "Well, since last time I wrote, lot of shit has happened behind the scenes... I got a new job that has been kinda absorbing all of my time, Jari [Kuusisto, guitar] started studying again... I ...

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CONTRA Seek New Bassist

Ventura, California metal/hardcore act CONTRA are currently seeking a new full-time bassist. Interested parties must satisfy the following criteria: * Must be a bass player. Says the group: "None of this 'I play guitar but I can play bass in your band.' Believe it or not there is a difference between playing styles)." * Must ...

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DARK MOOR Part Ways With ARISE, Seek New Label Home

Spanish metallers DARK MOOR have parted ways with Arise Records and are currently seeking a new label home. The band have begun writing new material for their next album, which they plan to record by the second half of 2006. DARK MOOR's latest album, "Beyond the Sea", was issued in early 2005 via Arise Records. ...

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APIARY Prepare To Enter Studio

APIARY, the San Francisco Bay Area band formed out of the ashes of local favorites CLEARING AUTUMN SKIES and SOMETHING MUST DIE, have completed the songwriting process for their debut album, entitled "Lost in Focus". "We go into Castle Ultimate Studios with Zack Ohren on engineering/mixing/mastering duties for most of January," the band write in ...

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