January 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

METAL CHURCH To Headline Holland's RAISE YOUR FIST Festival

METAL CHURCH have been confirmed as the headliners of the Raise Your Fist festival, set to be held on Saturday, March 26 at Podium in Hardenberg, Holland. Also scheduled to perform at the festival are AGENT STEEL, DEATH SS, GIRLSCHOOL, ATOMKRAFT, JAGUAR, AFTER ALL, ACCELERATE and JAGANNATH. DEATH SS will perform a special show from ...

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TWISTED SISTER: Tour Dates Announced

TWISTED SISTER have lined up the following dates during the coming months: Feb. 05 - Orlando, FL @ M4DR Tsunami Benefit, Feb. 26 - San Juan, PR @ Tito Puente Amphitheater (w/ DIO) Apr. 09 - Las Vegas, NV @ Silverton Casino, Jun. 25 - GER @ Bang Your Head Festival, Germany Jun. 26 - ...

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New RUSH Tribute Album 'Subdivisions' Due In March

Magna Carta Records, the label that released the 1996 RUSH tribute album "Working Man", has set a March 15 release date for a new RUSH tribute collection, entitled "Subdivisions". With pre-mix editing by Terry Brown and artwork by Hugh Syme, the album will feature Vinnie Moore on guitar, Stu Hamm on bass and Mike Mangini ...

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ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW Reform, Sign New Record Deal

Finland's ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW have reformed and have signed a new record deal with Spinefarm Records. Compared to the line-up on the previous album, "A Virgin and a Whore", the group's new formation includes two brand new members. The current lineup is as follows: Altti Veteläinen - Bass, Vocals Jarmo Puolakanaho - Guitar Risto ...

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DREAM THEATER Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK Festival

DREAM THEATER have been confirmed for the 2005 edition of the Sweden Rock festival, set to be held June 9-11 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The complete list of artists currently scheduled to perform at the festival is as follows: A.C.T ACCEPT BLACKFOOT CANDLEMASS CRYSTAL EYES DIO DREAM THEATER FORCE OF EVIL HAMMERFALL HELIX HELLFUELED KANSAS MAGNUM ...

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RAMONES Documentary Coming On DVD In March

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that the recent theatrical documentary about the RAMONES will be released on DVD on March 15. "End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones" follows the band's musical history, the often-strained personal relationships between the members, and their drug use. The film has interviews with band members, their friends, ...

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