November 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

PHILIP ANSELMO: 'I Would Have Taken A Bullet' For DIMEBAG

Former PANTERA frontman Philip Anselmo has spoken exclusively to Revolver magazine (web site) about the death of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, Anselmo's much-rumored substance-abuse problems and the role the heavy metal media has played in PANTERA's eventual demise, among many other topics. Several excerpts from the article (published in the magazine's February 2006 issue, ...

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SUIDAKRA Confirmed For Germany's METAL MANIA Festival

German melodic black/death metallers SUIDAKRA are a last-minute addition to the Metal Mania festival, set to take place December 2-3 at Aula am Rassberg in Neunkirchen, Germany. Other bands scheduled to appear at the event include BURDEN OF GRIEF, MINDCRIME, INFINITE HORIZON, LAY DOWN ROTTEN, SCARTRIBE, ORKUS, HATRED, LYRIEL and ANUBIZ. More information is available ...

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NATRON Split With HOLY RECORDS

Italian death metallers NATRON have issued the following update via their official web site: "After more then seven years, four albums(1999's 'Negative Prevails', 2000's 'Bedtime for Mercy', 2002's 'Necrospective', and 2004's 'Livid Corruption') and a couple of compilations, NATRON officially part ways with their label Holy Records. Our deal still included an option but — ...

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IRON MAIDEN: 'Death On The Road' U.K. Release Date Announced

IRON MAIDEN have now confirmed the U.K. release date of their much anticipated DVD release "Death on the Road" for February 6, 2006 through EMI Records. This will initially be available as a limited-edition special digipack. The DVD package contains the full performance of their "Dance of Death Tour" in December 2003. Filmed at the ...

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SCOTT WEILAND To Perform With CAMP FREDDY In Las Vegas

Former JANE'S ADDICTION guitarist Dave Navarro announced on his radio show Saturday night (Nov. 26) that VELVET REVOLVER frontman Scott Weiland will be performing STONE TEMPLE PILOTS' "Crackerman" with CAMP FREDDY at the Rain In The Desert nightclub (at Palms Resort & Casino) in Las Vegas on December 4. The show is part of Camel ...

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