March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

H.I.M. To Film New 'Killing Loneliness' Video This Weekend

Finnish goth metallers H.I.M. will be shooting a new video for their song "Killing Loneliness" on Sunday, April 2 in Los Angeles, California. H.I.M. will be joined in the new clip — which is being directed by Nathan Cox (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, MARILYN MANSON, KORN, LINKIN PARK, STAIND, DISTURBED) — by tattoo artist ...

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METALLICA Gets Hardcore With WICKED PIXELS

Wicked Pixels, one of South Africa's leading animation studios was recently briefed to create a cinema and TV commercial to promote METALLICA. What appears to be resurgence in the local ad industry has prompted a return to some braver advertising and Wicked Pixels has been given the license to animate this cheeky and irreverent spot. ...

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ZAKK WYLDE: Official Leather Vests Now Available

For over 10 years, Zakk Wylde (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) has with worked exclusively with Los Angeles-based leather company Red Monkey to create custom leather guitar straps, wrist cuffs, and the distinctive laced leather vests worn by members of the band and crew. Until now, the official Red Monkey leather vests worn by Zakk ...

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IN FLAMES, STONE SOUR, SOULFLY Confirmed For Sweden's HULTSFRED FESTIVAL

IN FLAMES, STONE SOUR and SOULFLY have been confirmed for the Hultsfred Festival, set to take place June 15-17 in Hultsfred, Sweden. Other bands scheduled to appear include KORN, H.I.M., BACKYARD BABIES, OPETH, WITHIN TEMPTATION, DEFTONES, TRIVIUM, SOILWORK, TRIVIUM, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, BLOODSIMPLE and BURST. For a complete list of acts currently scheduled to ...

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GREEN CARNATION Cancel Toronto Date

Norway's prog-metal masters GREEN CARNATION have been forced to cancel their previously announced April 1 gig at The Marquee in Toronto, Canada. Commented the band in a statement: "We are very sorry both for the fans in and around Toronto , for ourselves and for Noel and Inertia Entertainment. This is a situation we hadn't ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, CATHEDRAL, SEVENDUST Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, CATHEDRAL, SEVENDUST, KILLING JOKE, DRAGONFORCE, 10 YEARS, SKINDRED, BLINDSIDE and EVERGREY are among the newly confirmed acts for this year's Download festival, joining headliners TOOL, METALLICA, and GUNS N' ROSES, plus dozens more. The three-day rock festival takes place at Castle Donington, Leicestershire, England over the weekend of June 9-11. Now in ...

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ROSE TATTOO Guitarist's Funeral To Be Held On Friday

ROSE TATTOO guitarist Pete Wells' funeral will be held on Friday, March 31 in Annandale in Sydney, Australia. Services are scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. Wells passed away in Sydney on Monday (March 27) after a long fight with cancer. A close friend, ROSE TATTOO singer Angry Anderson said Wells's health had deteriorated dramatically ...

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SADUS, FORBIDDEN, SOILWORK Members Join Forces In New Project

Bassist extraordinaire Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, SEBASTIAN BACH, TESTAMENT, DEATH) has issued the following update: "Something new musically I've been working on in the middle of all this SADUS and SEBASTIAN BACH touring/recording/promo stuff… As if I ain't busy enough… "A couple of years ago I hooked up in the studio with two friends of mine ...

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