March 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

VERENN To Release 'The Game' In May

Finnish atmospheric metal/rock band VERENN have just released their brand new single, "No Trace, No Sound". The song comes off the group's upcoming album, "The Game", due on May 19 via Matara Music. Check out the track in its entirety at the band's official web site, www.verenn.com. "The Game" track listing: 01. Homecoming ...

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RAVEN Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

Long-running metallers RAVEN have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place June 23-24 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ARMORED SAINT COUNT RAVEN DEATH ANGEL EXODUS FLOTSAM AND JETSAM FOREIGNER HELLFULED HELLOWEEN IN FLAMES JON OLIVA'S PAIN L.A. GUNS LEATHERWOLF POWERWOLF ...

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NOCTURNAL BREED: New Album, European Mini-Tour Postponed

Norwegian metallers NOCTURNAL BREED have pushed back the projected release date of their follow-up to "The Tools of the Trade" (Holycaust Records) to September from the previously announced May. Entitled "Code of Conduct", the CD is "taking shape but there is still work to be done," the band write on their web site. In addition ...

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DEATHBOUND: Debut Album Reissue To Include Live Tracks, Video

Finnish/Swedish grinding death metal act DEATHBOUND, featuring members of ...AND OCEANS, THE DUSKFALL and ROTTEN SOUND, will have their 2003 debut album, "To Cure the Sane with Insanity" (Woodcut Records) reissued through Dynamic Arts. The new version of the album will also include live recordings of tracks from the "To Cure the Sane with Insanity" ...

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VELVET REVOLVER's MATT SORUM Lays Down Tracks For TWO BIT FLOOZY

Matt Sorum of VELVET REVOLVER has recorded a guest appearance on a recent demo recording from a pop/rock duo called TWO BIT FLOOZY. Sorum played on three tracks — "Arizona", "Different", and "I Believed" — and co-produced the songs with VELVET REVOLVER engineer/producer Rocco Guarino (who is also a member of TWO BIT FLOOZY) at ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Members To Hold Signing Session At Germany's MUSIKMESSE

Silenoz (guitar), Shagrath (vocals) and Galder (guitar) of Norwegian symphonic black metal masters DIMMU BORGIR have announced an exclusive signing session on Saturday, April 1 at the Musikmesse in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. The session will take place at the booth of their Norwegian guitar endorser ESP. DIMMU BORGIR recently became the first band on the Nuclear ...

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POISONBLACK To Release New Album In The Fall

The current lineup of POISONBLACKVille Laihiala (vocals, guitar, formerly of SENTENCED), Janne Markus (guitar), Marco Sneck (keyboards), Antti Remes (bass) and Tarmo Kanerva (drums) — are continuing to write material for their sophomore album, which they hope to begin recording this spring for a tentative late summer/early fall release via Century Media Records. ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Appear On 'The Henry Rollins Show'

Following last year's monthly television series "Henry's Film Corner", the all-new "The Henry Rollins Show" — hosted by punk rock icon Henry Rollins — premieres on the Independent Film Channel (IFC) this Saturday, April 1 at 10:00 p.m. ET. The expanded half-hour talk show airs every Saturday night at 10:00 p.m. ET and 1:00 a.m. ...

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ANONYMUS Part Ways With Guitarist/Vocalist MARCO CALLIARI

Quebec-based metallers ANONYMUS have parted ways with guitarist/vocalist Marco Calliari. The group's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "After more than 600 concerts, five albums, nine videos, unforgettable tours, after shows worth of mention and thousands of kilometers traveled together, it's with great sadness but by common accord that ANONYMUS and founding member ...

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