December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former THE CROWN Bassist Resurfaces In STOLEN POLICECAR

STOLEN POLICECAR, the new Swedish band featuring former THE CROWN bassist Magnus Olsfelt, are currently mixing their debut album at Studio MT with producer Marko Tervonen (ANGEL BLAKE, ex-THE CROWN). The group, who are currently unsigned, will present the finished album to interested labels. Commented Tervonen: "From a producer's point of view, I must say ...

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BLOOD TSUNAMI To Play Oslo This Weekend

BLOOD TSUNAMI, the Oslo, Norway-based thrash metal band featuring drummer Bård G. Eithun (a.k.a. Faust; SCUM, ABORYM, ex-EMPEROR), will make their next live appearance on Saturday, December 3 at John Dee in Oslo. The concert, which celebrates the 15th anniversary of Body Map merchandise, will also include performances by GOTHMINISTER and ZENZOR. Fenriz of DARKTHRONE ...

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German Guitarist HUBI MEISEL Completes Work On New CD

After a production time of more than two years, German guitarist Hubi Meisel has completed work on his new concept album, "Kailash", which will be released through Lion Music on February 27, 2006. This time the concept story is all about the Himalayas, Tibet and the secrets of ancient Buddhist/Hindu culture and mythology. Like on ...

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GRIFFIN Part Ways With Guitarist

Norwegian metallers GRIFFIN have parted ways with lead guitarist Marcus Silver. "The band wish him all the best for the future," reads a posting on the group's web site. GRIFFIN released their fourth full-length album, entitled "Lifeforce", in August via Massacre Records. The Japanese and European editions of the album contain a bonus track called ...

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THE ACACIA STRAIN To Release 'The Dead Walk' In March

Springfield, Massachusetts' suppliers of all things heavy THE ACACIA STRAIN have entered the studio to record a new record, entitled "The Dead Walk". Previously reported to be called "Victims", "The Dead Walk" is scheduled for a March 2006 release through Prosthetic Records. The new record will be produced by Adam Dutkiewicz (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, ALL THAT ...

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DISMEMBER Schedule CD-Release Show In Stockholm

Long-running Swedish death metallers DISMEMBER have scheduled a CD-release show on February 3, 2006 at Tantogården in Stockholm, Sweden. Also appearing on the bill will be INSISION. DISMEMBER entered Sami Studio in Stockholm in August 2005 to begin recording their seventh album. A mid-January 2006 release through Regain Records is expected. Drummer Fred Estby is ...

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