September 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

IRON MAIDEN: Photos From CLIVE BURR Benefit Concert Posted Online

IRON MAIDEN performed a special fund-raising concert for former MAIDEN drummer Clive Burr on Friday (September 2) at the Hammersmith Apollo in London. The show, featuring songs from the band's first four albums ("Iron Maiden", "Killers", "The Number of the Beast" and "Piece of Mind"), marked the final date of the group's current tour and ...

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SWALLOW THE SUN Enter Finnish Album Chart At No. 8

Finnish melodic death/doom metallers SWALLOW THE SUN have entered the official Finnish album chart at position No. 8 with their second album, "Ghosts of Loss" (Firebox Records). View the entire chart at this location. Two different versions of the CD are available; a standard release and a special two-CD version featuring the stylish ...

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SONATA ARCTICA: Finnish Headlining Tour Announced

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA will be embarking on a headlining tour of Finland in late November/early December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Nov. 24 - Raumanlinna - Rauma, FIN Nov. 25 - Nosturi - Helsinki, FIN Nov. 26 - Tuiskula - Nivala, FIN Nov. 30 - Puijonsarvi Nightclub - Kuopio, FIN Dec. 01 - ...

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ARCH ENEMY To Team Up With TRIVIUM For Japanese Tour

ARCH ENEMY will be embarking on a Japanese headlining tour in late October. Support at all dates will come from TRIVIUM. The details are as follows: Oct. 22 – Tokyo, JPN - Shinkiba Studio Coast Oct. 23 - Osaka, JPN - Zepp Osaka Oct. 25 - Nagoya, JPN - Zepp Nagoya Oct. 26 - Hiroshima, ...

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Former GORGOROTH Drummer To Publish First Novel

Former GORGOROTH drummer Erlend Erichsen (who played on the "Incipit Satan" album) has finished work on his debut novel, entitled "Nasjonalsatanisten", which is scheduled to be released in October via Damm Forlag (major Norwegian publisher). The story of the novel is set in the early/mid-Nineties, when Norwegian black metal started to expand. Although the story ...

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