October 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

RAINTIME To Open For ROYAL HUNT

Italian melodic metallers RAINTIME have been confirmed as the second support act for ROYAL HUNT on select dates on their upcoming European tour. The first concert where RAINTIME, SECRET SPHERE and ROYAL HUNT will share the stage will take place on October 10 at the Garage in Munich, Germany. The three bands will travel across ...

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SPHERE OF SOULS Complete Work On Debut Album

SPHERE OF SOULS, the Dutch prog-metal formation featuring ex-SUN CAGED vocalist André Vuurboom, have completed work on their debut album, "From the Ashes". The CD is said to be of a conceptual nature and contains thirteen tracks encompassing a wide range of influences and styles. The music is being described in a press release as ...

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SEXTRASH: New Album To Be Produced By Former SARCOFAGO Bassist

Reunited Brazilian death metallers SEXTRASH have announced that former SARCOFAGO bassist Gerald Minelli will produce the band's upcoming album, tentatively due December 2005. "SEXTRASH is a fucking great band," Minelli said in a statement. "They called me a few weeks ago at their practice place to listen the new songs and then they asked me ...

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RAM Set Release Date For Full-Length Debut

RAM, the traditional Gothenburg, Sweden-based heavy metal band featuring Leif Larsson (ex-FROZEN EYES, NME WITHIN) and Morgan Pettersson (ex-B-THONG), have set a November 25 release date for their full-length debut, "Forced Entry". The first 1,000 copies will be released through Black Path Metal Recordings. The album is available for pre-order through www.CDON.com. A release party, ...

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THEATRE OF TRAGEDY Begin Recording New Album

Norway's THEATRE OF TRAGEDY, who recently inked a deal with AFM Records, have posted the following message on their official web site: "At last we have entered the studio! Drums have been laid down on tape. Most bass and rhythm guitars have been recorded too and it is sounding GREAT!! We are exploring several musical ...

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LEAVES' EYES Explain Detroit Concert Cancellation

LEAVES' EYES, the new band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY (who are fronted by Liv's husband Alexander Krull), have posted the following message on their official web site: "LEAVES' EYES and ATROCITY are touring in the U.S. and Canada at the moment. The beginning of the ...

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NIGHTRAGE Forced To End U.S. Tour Early

Sweden's NIGHTRAGE have posted the following message on their official web site: "[Saturday] night [Oct. 1] we played at Chicago's own Metro. It was a good night as many days have been on this tour. But we have been forced to end this tour today due to tour problems. The time here in America has ...

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