October 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

KALMAH To Enter Studio Next Week

Finland's KALMAH have posted the following message on their official web site: "As you might not know, we will enter studio next week to record the next KALMAH album. [The as-]yet-untitled album will contain 10 brand new KALMAH 'hits.' "The process before this album has been quite long. That is because this time we didn't ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Headline Riotous Los Angeles Gig

According to the Hollywood Reporter, no fewer than three melees erupted on the floor prior to SUICIDAL TENDENCIES' performance at Los Angeles‘ historic Olympic Auditorium Saturday night (October 29), prompting an announcement that the Mike Muir-fronted band wouldn‘t take the stage unless order was restored. Other acts that performed at the "Waking of the Dead" ...

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SKINDRED's Trailer Broken Into, Equipment Stolen

SKINDRED bassist Daniel Pugsley has sent the following message to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "The morning after an awesome show in San Antonio with H.I.M. and FINCH at the White Rabbit, we discovered our trailer had been broken into. Both my basses and Mikey's [Dee] guitars were taken as well as one of Arya's Iron Cobra kick pedals. ...

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NIGHTWISH Mainman: We Are Not Looking For A TARJA Clone

NIGHTWISH mainman Tuomas Holopainen has finished composing two new songs for the group's next studio album which is not expected to surface until 2007, the keyboardist revealed in a brand-new interview published in the Finnish newspaper Keskisuomalainen. According to Holopainen, the band are hoping to begin recording their next album in September 2006, but if ...

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CIRITH UNGOL: Official Tribute Album Due In Early 2006

Germany's Solemnity Music will be issuing the first "official" tribute to CIRITH UNGOL, entitled "One Foot in Fire". The album is tentatively scheduled to be released in January/February2006 on regular CD and a special limited 12-inch picture vinyl edition with inlay. "One Foot in Fire" tentative track listing (in no particular order): FALCON (w/ Greg ...

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WATAIN Confirmed For Germany's PARTY.SAN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish black metallers WATAIN have been confirmed for the 2006 installment of the Party.San Open Air festival, set to take place August 10-12 in Bad Berka, Germany. Also scheduled to perform at the festival are ENSLAVED, ROTTEN SOUND, ILLDISPOSED and AKRIVAL. More confirmations will be announced soon. ...

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MEGADETH Drummer Working On New Material

MEGADETH/EIDOLON drummer Shawn Drover has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of MEGADETH's official web site: "It doesn't take me long to start sniffing around for something productive to do, so after winding down after this world tour, the inevitable question I always ask myself, 'OK, what do I do now??' began to ...

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KORN To Perform On 'Saturday Night Live'

According to a posting by KORN frontman Jonathan Davis on his ButtSexCrips.com web site, KORN will be performing on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" in support of their upcoming album, "See You on the Other Side", due on December 6 via Virgin Records. An exact air date for KORN's appearance on "SNL" has yet to be ...

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