December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

CRASHDIET: 'It's A Miracle' Video Posted Online

CRASHDIET, the Stockholm, Sweden-based Eighties hard rock-style band whose debut album, "Rest in Sleaze", entered the Swedish national album chart at position No. 12, have posted their video for the song "It's a Miracle" at this location (Real Media). CRASHDIET are reportedly the first "sleaze rock" band in over 10 years to be ...

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URN Sign With ROTTING CORPSE RECORDS

Chicago-based band URN have inked a deal with Rotting Corpse Records. The group have entered the studio to begin recording their new album, "Dancing with the Demigods", for an early 2006 release. A video for the single "Shadow Dancer" — featuring psychic vampire and author Michelle Belanger, who will also be featured for additional vocals ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Tribute CD Coming Next Summer

Versailles Records has announced plans to release a tribute CD to Sammy Hagar next summer. Entitled "Three Lock Box: A Millennium Tribute to Sammy Hagar", the collection will feature contributions from current and/or former members of POISON, HANOI ROCKS, SKID ROW, LILLIAN AXE, DIO and SAIGON KICK, among others. No further information is currently available. ...

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CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, CLUTCH: U.K. Tour Dates Announced

CORROSION OF CONFORMITY will be teaming up with CLUTCH and Philadelphia instrumental rockers STINKING LIZAVETA for a U.K. tour in January. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 15 - Cardiff, UK @ Coal Exchange Jan. 16 - Exeter, UK @ Lemon Grove Jan. 17 - Wolverhampton, UK @ Wulfrun Hall Jan. 18 - Stoke, UK ...

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MEGADETH Drummer Recovering From Knee Surgery

MEGADETH drummer Shawn Drover (also in EIDOLON) has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "So it's been 10 days now since my surgery, and I have to say that this has NOT been a fun ride thus far. The day I left the hostpital, I actually felt ...

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SOILWORK Singer: 100 Shows And Counting

SOILWORK vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "We have three shows to go on this tour, the bus is getting close to stink worse than you ever can imagine, still we've had an amazing tour... We got stopped by the police on the border to California ...

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Ex-ATHEIST Drummer's GNOSTIC Remix And Remaster Debut

GNOSTIC, the Atlanta, Georgia-based band featuring former ATHEIST drummer Steve Flynn, have re-released their demo from earlier this summer with all-new vocals as well as a brand new mix. "We're excited about the new mix," says Flynn. "We changed the vocal style and arrangements. We added a little definition to the kick drums, brought out ...

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'Cabras' Movie Soundtrack To Release 20 Metal Videos Online

In early 2006, the "Cabras" motion picture will become the first independent film to offer their entire official soundtrack's music videos for download on the new video iPods. There will be a total of 20 music videos available from artists such as Canada's politically charged metal act INNER SURGE, Vans Warped Tour 2005 veterans NEW ...

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MARILYN MANSON Marries Longtime Girlfriend DITA VON TEESE

The Associated Press is reporting that Marilyn Manson married his longtime girlfriend Saturday (Dec. 3) in Ireland. Manson, whose real name is Brian Warner, married 33-year-old Heather Sweet in front of about 60 guests at Castle Gurteen, the home of a friend in Kilsheelan, County Tipperary. Sweet is a burlesque dancer who uses the stage ...

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