January 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

BURST To Support MASTODON And DOZER In The U.K.

Sweden's BURST will be joining MASTODON and DOZER for a string of U.K. shows in February. Confirmed dates are as follows: Feb. 09 - Glasgow, UK @ Cathouse Feb. 10 - Northumbria, UK @ Northumbria University Feb. 11 - Birmingham, UK @ Academy 2 Feb. 12 - Manchester, UK @ Academy 3 Feb. 14 - ...

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THERION: North American Tour Dates Announced

Sweden's THERION have announced the dates for their upcoming North American tour. They are as follows: Sep. 06 - Minneapolis, MN @ Ascot room Sep. 07 - Chicago, IL @ House of Blues Sep. 08 – Covington, KY @ Madison Theater Sep. 09 - Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues Sep. 10 - Toronto, ONT ...

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OBITUARY To Begin Recording New Album Next Month

Legendary death metal band OBITUARY will enter Red Room studios in Tampa, Florida on February 17 to begin recording their new album, tentatively due this summer via Roadrunner Records. The band's as-yet-untitled new CD will mark their first collection of new songs since 1997's "Back From the Dead". In related news, OBITUARY guitarist Trevor Peres' ...

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CRISIS To Tour With 3 INCHES OF BLOOD

According to the CRISIS fan site FiresOfSorrow, CRISIS will be joining 3 INCHES OF BLOOD for a two-week tour starting February 19. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Feb. 20 - Fat Tuesdays - Spokane, WA Feb. 22 - Lo-Fi Cafe - Salt Lake City, UT Feb. 23 - Navajo Hogan's Roadhouse ...

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RAZORBACK Begin Work On Sophomore Album

RAZORBACK, the new band consisting of Rolf Munkes (guitar, MAJESTY, ex-VANIZE), Stefan Berggren (vocals, ex-COMPANY OF SNAKES), Marcus Bielenberg (bass, ex-VANIZE), Pierre Fienhold (drums, ex-VANIZE) and Chris Heun (guitar, ex-SHYLOCK), entered Rolf's Empire studios in Bensheim, Germany last week to begin work on their sophomore album, tentatively due later in the year via Massacre Records. ...

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SKEW SISKIN To Record German-Language Album

German hard rockers SKEW SISKIN are currently working on new material with famous German rock-star rebel Udo Lindenberg. For the first time in SKEW SISKIN history, the songs are in German language. Commented SKEW SISKIN frontwoman Nina C. Alice: "With Udo I now have a partner for writing German lyrics.....with attitude! Similar to Lemmy [MOTÖRHEAD] ...

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ALICE COOPER Performs 'School's Out' With Kids Of 'Rock School'

According to Newsday.com, ALICE COOPER performed his classic track "School's Out" with the kids of "Rock School", Don Argott's documentary about the Philadelphia after-school program that inspired Rick Linklater's popular 2003 movie, "School of Rock". The performance took place on Monday (Jan. 24) at the "Rock School" launch party at the Sundance Film Festival in ...

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