July 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

IRON MAN: Vocalist Change For TEMPLARS OF DOOM Appearance

Due to visa and travel restrictions imposed by homeland security, IRON MAN vocalist Jon Owen (from England) will be unable to join the Maryland-based doomsters at the "Templars of Doom - The Second Crusade" festival scheduled to take place July 8-9 at Birdy's nightclub in Indianapolis, IN. In his place will be vocalist Dan Michalak, ...

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Original DREAM THEATER Vocalist's New Album Finally Released

After some technical delays, the new CD from former DREAM THEATER singer Charlie Dominici is finally in stores and online at various retailers. The CD is called "03 A Trilogy Part One" and features some interesting songs along with great acoustic guitar and vocals. Although many may know Charlie from his days as the vocalist ...

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DISTURBED: North American Tour Dates Announced

DISTURBED have announced the following dates in support of their upcoming CD, "Ten Thousand Fists": Aug. 03 - Ventura, CA @ Ventura Theatre Aug. 04 - Bakersfield, CA @ Montogomery World Plaza Aug. 06 - Los Angles, CA @ Roxy Aug. 07 - Fresno, CA @ Rainbow Ballroom Aug. 08 - Sacramento, CA @ Convention ...

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INTO ETERNITY Check In From The Road

Guitarist/second vocalist Tim Roth of Canadian progressive death metal band INTO ETERNITY has issued the following update on the band's currently touring activities: "We are in Regina for one more day. Our Sunday show in Regina was cancelled by the promoter. We contacted him for us and KRISIUN to play, but he wasn't interested. Our ...

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KORPIKLAANI: 'Kädet Siipinä' Video Posted Online

Finnish folk metallers KORPIKLAANI recently finished production on their second video from their sophomore album, "Voice of Wilderness". The video for the track "Kädet Siipinä" is now available for viewing at this location. Commented frontman Jonne Järvelä: "The lyrics to 'Kädet Siipinä' came to me after I read accounts about the Finnish evacuation ...

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IN FLAMES To Support MOTÖRHEAD In The U.K.

Sweden's IN FLAMES have been confirmed as the support act for MOTÖRHEAD on their U.K. tour this fall. Also appearing on the bill will be GIRLSCHOOL. A complete listing of currently confirmed tour dates can be found at InFlames.com. IN FLAMES will release their new album, "Come Clarity", this fall through Nuclear Blast ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH To Enter Studio In Late August

CRADLE OF FILTH frontman Dani Filth has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Just a quick plunge into the darkness that is the CRADLE OF FILTH schedule of late, to let everybody know that the 'Viva La Bam' filming week near Philadelphia last month seems to have been a complete success, ...

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ATOMIZER To Celebrate Seven-Year Anniversary With Two New Albums

Australian black/death/thrash metallers ATOMIZER will celebrate their seven-year anniversary with the release of two new records within the next six months. "The first will be our fourth full-length album, which is titled 'Songs to Swing To'," the band write on their web site. "The album is written and ready to record. It is approximately 49 ...

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