May 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

CRADLE OF FILTH Bassist Joins ANGTORIA

ANGTORIA, the new Swedish/British orchestral/metal band formed by female singer Sarah Jezebel Deva (CRADLE OF FILTH, THERION, MORTIIS), composer Chris Rehn (ABYSSOS) and Tommy Rehn (MOAHNI MOAHNA), have announced the addition of CRADLE OF FILTH bassist Dave Pybus and MY OWN GRAVE drummer John Henriksson to the group's lineup. Both Pybus and Henriksson participated in ...

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ANAAL NATHRAKH Are '70 Percent Done' Recording New Album

British black metallers ANAAL NATHRAKH have posted the following message on their official web site: "ANAAL NATHRAKH are approximately 70% finished with the recording of their new album. The following may help plug the gaping hole between now and its release: Owing to the lack of regard for decency shared by Mordgrimm and Earache Records, ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Headline Prince's Trust Gig

DotMusic.com is reporting that OZZY OSBOURNE has been signed up to play at the Prince's Trust Tower of London concert. Ozzy and the band MCFLY will join the Prince of Wales, Prince William and Prince Harry and the Duchess of Cornwall to celebrate the charity's 30th birthday. Surviving BEE GEES Barry and Robin Gibb, Pink, ...

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CRIMSON GLORY Confirmed For Greece's ROCKWAVE FESTIVAL

The reunited CRIMSON GLORY have been confirmed to perform at this year's Rockwave Festival, set to take place in June-July (various dates) at Terra Vibe in Athens, Greece. More information will be made available soon. CRIMSON GLORY members Jon Drenning (guitar), Jeff Lords (bass), Ben Jackson (guitar) and Midnight (vocals) have announced plans to release ...

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CROWPATH Recording Material For Split Single

Swedish metalcore act CROWPATH have posted the following message on their official web site: "We've been recording some new stuff this weekend at the Berno Studios [THE HAUNTED, DEFLESHED, GOD DETHRONED, AMON AMARTH, KAAMOS] [in Malmö, Sweden] with [engineer] Andy Andersson. One of the songs will be released on a split 7" with SWARRRM from ...

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Latin Band ILL NINO Reacts To Immigration Law Protests

As bilingual Latin metal band ILL NINO prepares to embark on a 28-city major market U.S. tour aimed at cities with strong Latino communities, members of the politically and socially conscious New Jersey sextet paused to comment on today's nationwide protests of Congress' attempts to toughen immigration laws. "Hispanics just want to be appreciated for ...

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MERAUDER Guitarist SOB Dies

Former MERAUDER guitarist Sob (real name: Javier Carpio) passed away this past weekend at the age of 33. A founding member of the acclaimed New York-based metal/hardcore act, Sob played on all three of the band's albums — 1996's "Master Killer", 1999's "5 Deadly Venoms" and 2003's "Bluetality" — which were released through the Century ...

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MEGADETH: 'Countdown To Extinction' Reissue To Include Bonus Tracks

Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab will be releasing a remastered version of MEGADETH's 1992 CD, "Countdown to Extinction", this summer. The complete track listing for the reissue is as follows: 01. Skin O' My Teeth (3:15) 02. Symphony of Destruction (4:06) 03. Architecture of Agression (3:39) 04. Foreclosure of a Dream (4:22) 05. Sweating Bullets (5:27) ...

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