May 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

BURN IT DOWN Announce One-Time Reunion Show At MIDWEST MUSIC SUMMIT

Seminal Indianapolis hardcore band BURN IT DOWN have announced a one-time-only reunion to take place at this year's Midwest Music Summit, slated for July 21-23 in Indianapolis, Indiana. BURN IT DOWN will be headlining the Happy Couples Never Last/Escape Artist Records showcase stage at the Emerson Theater on Friday, July 22. Confirmed openers include THE ...

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MANIFEST: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new track from Norwegian noise-thrashers MANIFEST, entitled "Mess-age to Death-age", has been posted online at this location. "Mess-age to Death-age" comes off the group's upcoming debut album, "Half Past Violence", due on June 13 via Edgerunner Music. A video for the song "Dead End Spiral" was shot in Trondheim, Norway last year ...

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ANTHRAX Schedule In-Store Signing Session In Dublin

ANTHRAX's reunited classic lineup of Joey Belladonna (vocals), Dan Spitz (guitar), Frank Bello (bass), Scott Ian (guitar) and Charlie Benante (drums) will hold an in-store signing session at Sentinel Records (located at 5 Cope St, Temple Bar) in Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday, May 4 at 5:00 p.m. Entry with a valid ticket only. Upcoming ANTHRAX ...

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BIG BANG BABIES Sign With PERRIS RECORDS

Perris Records has announced the signing of L.A. glam legends BIG BANG BABIES for a brand new studio album, tentative due this summer. BIG BANG BABIES features Keri Kelli of ADLER'S APPETITE, RATT, L.A.GUNS, and VINCE NEIL fame. The band have just finished recording the new CD and will be entering the mixing stage this ...

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CONFESSOR Begin Recording New Album

Vocalist Scott Jeffreys of the reunited progressive doom-metal legends CONFESSOR has sent the following update to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "CONFESSOR has just started recording for the full-length record, 'Unraveled'. We are currently laying down drum tracks at Osceola Studio in Raleigh, NC. with legendary producer Dick Hodgin (CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, HOOTIE AND THE BLOWFISH) and Grammy-nominated engineer ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE: Studio Update

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have entered Grand Recordings in Gothenburg to begin recording their new album, "Obey, Consume, Reject", for a tentative September release through an as-yet-undetermined label. "The recording process is going very well!" the band write on their web site. "We've just started with the vocals, and they sound KILLER! This album is gonna ...

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NORTHER To Record New Album In July

According to a post on the NORTHER fan site EndlessWar.net, the group will enter Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden in July to begin recording their fourth full-length album, tentatively due before the end of the year. As previously reported, a live video of Finland's NORTHER performing the track "Nothing" at Nosturi in Helsinki ...

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KISS: First Three Albums To Be Released As Three-CD Set

According to a post on KissOnline.com, Universal Music will release the first three KISS albums ("Kiss", "Hotter than Hell" and "Dressed to Kill") as a three-CD set in the U.S. on June 21. As previously reported, KISS frontman Paul Stanley has collaborated with Boston-based THE CLICK FIVE on the track "Angel to You (Devil to ...

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DARKANE Guitarist Begins Work On Solo Project

Guitarist Christofer Malmström of the Swedish thrashers DARKANE has posted the following update on his official web site: "I have finally started to record my solo project NON-HUMAN LEVEL. Ryan van Poederooyen [DEVIN TOWNSEND BAND] has sent me the drum files from Vancouver and they sound incredible! So far I have recorded the rythm guitars ...

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