March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SATYRICON, CALIBAN, MAROON Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP 2006 Festival

SATYRICON, CALIBAN and MAROON have been confirmed for the Metalcamp 2006 festival, set to take place July 21-23 in Tolmin, Slovenia. Meanwhile, SAXON cancelled their participation in the event. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): Main Stage: AMON AMARTH ARCH ENEMY CALIBAN CATARACT DEATHSTARS DECAPITATED DIMMU BORGIR EDGUY EVERGREY EXCELSIS ...

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SOUNDSCAN Report: CANNIBAL CORPSE, MEGADETH, EDGUY, AMORPHIS

The following are notable heavy metal/hard rock U.S. sales debuts for the week ending March 26, 2006, as reported by Nielsen SoundScan (all figures are rounded to the nearest thousand, except numbers under 1,000, which are rounded to the nearest hundred; The Billboard 200 chart position included, where applicable): CANNIBAL CORPSE - "Kill": 6,000 (#170) ...

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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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