December 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

KING DIAMOND: More European Tour Dates Confirmed

KING DIAMOND have announced more confirmed dates for their upcoming European tour, which is scheduled to take place in April/May 2006. The dates are as follows (venue details will follow): May 09 - Warszaw, POL @ TBA May 24 - Treviso, ITA @ TBA May 25 - Firenze (Prato), ITA @ TBA May 26 - ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE: Canadian Dates Announced

MÖTLEY CRÜE have lined up the following Canadian dates during March/April 2006: Mar. 04 - Colisée de Québec - Quebec, QC Mar. 09 - Copps Coliseum - Hamilton, ON Apr. 04 - Credit Union Centre - Saskatoon, SK Apr. 05 - Enmax Centrium - Red Deer, AB Apr. 07 - The CN Centre - Prince ...

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FIREBALL MINISTRY To Support CLUTCH On Holiday Run

Capping their busiest touring season ever, FIREBALL MINISTRY will be on the road throughout the holidays, supporting cult heroes CLUTCH on a week-long run that kicks off Dec. 26 in Washington, D.C. The CLUTCH tour marks FIREBALL MINISTRY's fifth in support of "Their Rock Is Not Our Rock", the group's first album with new bassist ...

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ROTTING CORPSE To Guest On KNON 89.3 HARD TIME RADIO

Members of reunited '80s Texas-based thrash band ROTTING CORPSE, whose original lineup included SOLITUDE AETURNUS mainman John Perez and former DEATH touring guitarist/roadie Walter Trachsler, will guest on KNON 89.3 Hard Time Radio with Thrashin' Alan at 9:00 p.m. CST tonight, Thursday, December 1, 2005. Trachsler, bassist Steve Murphy, guitarist Luke Brewer and original vocalist ...

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PSYCHOTRON: New Album Samples Posted Online

German power/thrash band PSYCHOTRON have uploaded samples of the tracks "At the Graves" and "Traitor" from their upcoming third album, "Pray for Salvation", at their official web site. "Pray for Salvation" is scheduled for release on January 15, 2006 through Greece's Sleaszy Rider Records. The follow-up to "Open the Gate" was recorded at ...

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HATESPHERE, MNEMIC, VOLBEAT Honored At DANISH METAL AWARDS 2005

HATESPHERE, MNEMIC and VOLBEAT were among the honorees at the Danish Metal Awards 2005, which was held on November 26 at Amager Bio in Denmark. The winners are as follows: Best Album Cover: BARCODE - "Showdown" Best Live Band: AS WE FIGHT Best Video: MNEMIC - "Door 2.12" Best International Album: SOILWORK - "Stabbing the ...

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NILE Mainman: 'THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT Are A Fine Bunch Of Fellows'

NILE mainman Karl Sanders has issued the following statement regarding the recent war of words with Dutch death metallers THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT over Sanders' claim that THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT have "managed to crawl into all kinds of [Karl's] print space" by claiming to have been named by Sanders "the world's only official NILE clones" (see ...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION To Enter Studio In February

Vocalist Travis Ryan of the San Diego extreme metallers CATTLE DECAPITATION has issued the following update: "Since we've been home, we recorded the CANINUS split 7" and have so far written eight songs for our next album, which are turning out to be very bizarre (exactly how we like it). Picture the new CANINUS split ...

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