December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

DERANGED Set Release Date For 'Obscenities in B Flat'

Reactivated Swedish death metallers DERANGED will enter Berno Studios in Malmö, Sweden in January to begin recording ther new album, "Obscenities in B Flat", due on March 27, 2006 via Listenable Records. The album will contain the following tracks, among others: "Alive...Swarming with Flies", "Body Fluids from Unknown Source" and "Long Live the New Flesh". ...

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SHE SAID DESTROY Confirmed For Ireland's YULETIDE METAL MEETING 4

Norwegian extreme metal thrashers SHE SAID DESTROY have been confirmed for the Yuletide Metal Meeting 4 festival, set to take place December 27 at Rosetta Bar in Belfast, Ireland. The lineup for the concert is shaping up as follows: SHE SAID DESTROY FALLEN WRECK OF THE HESPERUS MASS EXTINCTION CHOSEN THE NEXUS As previously reported, ...

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H.I.M. To Tour Australia In March

Finnish goth metallers H.I.M. will will embark on their first-ever tour of Australia in March 2006. Tickets for the trek go on sale on Thursday, December 15 at 9:00 a.m. The tour dates are as follows: Mar. 22 - The Tivoli – Brisbane, AUS Mar. 23 - The Big Top, Luna Park – Sydney, AUS ...

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EUROPE Perform On Swedish TV: Video Available

Reunited Swedish rockers EUROPE performed the title track from their most recent studio album, "Start from the Dark", live on the Swedish national TV (TV4) show "Nyhetsmorgon" on Sunday, December 4. Watch the performance online at this location. As previously reported, Sanctuary Visual Entertainment (SVE) has set a February 6, 2006 U.K. release ...

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CHIMAIRA To Release Special-Edition Version Of Their Self-Titled Opus

On January 10, 2006, CHIMAIRA will release a special, limited edition, two-disc version of their critically acclaimed, self-titled third album. Featuring the full-length album, seven live songs and two previously unreleased tracks, the special edition of "Chimaira" will be packaged in an all-black, glossy jewel case. The follow-up to 2003's "Impossibility of Reason", the original ...

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SPAWN OF POSSESSION: Songwriting Is Going 'Surprisingly Well'

Swedish technical death metal outfit SPAWN OF POSSESSION have signed a multi-album deal with Neurotic Records. The band will enter Pama Studios in Kristianopel, Sweden in January/February with producer Magnus Sedenberg to record their as-yet-untitled new album, tentatively due next spting/summer. The band have issued the following update on the songwriting sessions for the upcoming ...

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RUSH Guitarist: 'It's Time For A New Record'

RUSH guitarist Alex Lifeson told the Detroit radio station WRIF 101.1 FM that the band are preparing to begin work on a new CD. "We're going to go in the studio early next year and start writing," he said. "It's time for a new record, time to move forward...we're going to hopefully finish ...

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