December 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLIPKNOT Releases 'Voliminal' DVD Today

Launch Radio Networks reports: SLIPKNOT releases its new two-DVD set, "Voliminal: Inside the Nine", today (Tuesday, December 5), with the main 80-minute film also screening tonight at selected theatres around the country. The film was directed by SLIPKNOT percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan and shot while the band was recording and touring behind its third album, ...

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BLIND GUARDIAN, THERION, CANNIBAL CORPSE Confirmed For France's HELLFEST

BLIND GUARDIAN, THERION, CANNIBAL CORPSE and HATEBREED have been confirmed for next year's installment of Hellfest, set to take place June 22-24, 2007 in Clisson, France. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BLIND GUARDIAN IMMORTAL THERION CANNIBAL CORPSE HATEBREED KICKBACK MOHO ORTHODOX EPHEL DUATH 1349 More acts and final headliners will be announced ...

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MEMFIS Honored With 'Rookies Of The Year' Award

Swedish progressive metal band MEMFIS has been honored with the "Rookies of the Year" award by Sweden's rock radio station P4 Dist. The group's prize package includes a slot at next year's Sweden Rock festival, set to take place June 6-9, 2007 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. As previously reported, MEMFIS has posted its video for the ...

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SIEGES EVEN Confirmed For PROGPOWER EUROPE Festival

Reformed cult German progressive metal band SIEGES EVEN has been confirmed as one of the headliners of the ProgPower Europe 2007 festival, set to take place October 5-7, 2007 in Baarlo, Netherlands. The band will play at ProgPower on Oct. 7. Also scheduled to appear are JON OLIVA'S PAIN (co-headliner), CIRCUS MAXIMUS, DREAMSCAPE, HEAVEN'S CRY, ...

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ABIGAIL WILLIAMS Seeks Keyboard Player

Phoenix-based extreme metal band ABIGAIL WILLIAMS is in need of a keyboard player for its upcoming U.S. tour with DARK FUNERAL and ENSLAVED. Submissions will be taken via email at [email protected] The band will provide all applicants with keyboard tablature once they've accepted your initial interest. Applicants must be: * Able to learn six songs ...

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