December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

CKY Bassist Offering Private Lessons

Matt Deis (CKY, ex-ALL THAT REMAINS) is offering private lessons on bass in the greater Atlanta area. Anyone interested can e-mail Matt directly at [email protected] CKY recently completed their first major North American tour in two years. The band are continuing to promote their fourth album, "An Answer Can Be Found", which debuted at No. ...

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SEPULTURA Finalize Track Listing For 'Dante XXI'

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA have finalized the track listing for their new album, "Dante XXI", due in early 2006 via SPV Records. SEPULTURA's 11th full-length album, "Dante XXI" was recorded at Trama Studios in São Paulo, Brazil, where the group had previously laid down the "Revolusongs" EP, which contained cover versions of songs from such acts ...

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AGALLOCH Name New Album; Start Pre-Production

Portland, Oregon's AGALLOCH have entered the studio to begin pre-production work for their third full-length album, entitled "Ashes Against the Grain". The recording process will begin December 10 and the band hopes to have the album finished by mid-January. As usual the band will be working with Ronn Chick, who has engineered and produced both ...

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SCORPIONS: German TV Appearances Announced

Veteran German hard rock act SCORPIONS have lined up the following TV appearances in Germany during December: Dec. 17 - 8:15 p.m. on ZDF - "Ein Herz für Kinder" with Liel Dec. 20 - 9:00 p.m. on German MTV - Klaus Meine will be guest at "Kuttner" SCORPIONS recently completed the "Acoustica Peace for All ...

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GOD FORBID Complete New Video: Photos Available

GOD FORBID will kick off the New Year in true heavy metal fashion on tour as direct support to ANTHRAX, with SWORN ENEMY and MANNTIS in the support slots. The trek, which runs from January 6 through January 21, will lead them across the U.S. and immediately into a national headlining run. The group wrapped ...

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VADER Confirmed For 'Metal Crusaders' North American Tour

Polish death metal veterans VADER will headline the American portion of the "Metal Crusaders Tour" in May/June 2006, teaming up with bands like KATAKLYSM (headliner of the Canadian leg of the tour), NUCLEAR ASSAULT, SPEED\KILL/HATE (featuring members of OVERKILL) and THE ABSENCE. As previously reported, Candlelight Records USA has set a January 24, 2006 release ...

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Reunited NOTHINGFACE Working With Producer DREW MAZUREK

Producer Drew Mazurek has confirmed that he is currently working with the reunited NOTHINGFACE on material for their next effort, tentatively due next year. Regarding the recording process, Mazurek said in a recent e-mail, "It's going great. New music from them should be coming out over the coming weeks. Keep an eye on

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DEATHGASM RECORDS Acquires UNITED GUTTURAL

As of November 28, 2005, Deathgasm Records and United Guttural Records have merged. The combination of Deathgasm and United Guttural will create one of the largest independent extreme metal labels in North America. After two months of negotiations, Rich Lipscomb of United Guttural Records and FLESHGRIND sold the company to Evan March, CEO of Deathgasm ...

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