June 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE ARCANE ORDER Complete Work On Debut Album

THE ARCANE ORDER, the new Danish band featuring vocalist Kasper Thomsen (RAUNCHY) and guitarist Flemming C. Lund (INVOCATOR, ex-AUTUMN LEAVES), have posted the following message on their official web site: "Today we finished our upcoming album with the last few details. The result is really, really great! We are very much looking forward to getting ...

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NEGATIVE To Release 'Anorectic' In August

Finnish hard/glam rockers NEGATIVE have set "Anorectic" as the title of their third album, due on August 30. NEGATIVE's sophomore album, "Sweet & Deceitful", was released in Europe (excluding Scandinavia, Italy and Russia) via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2003's gold-certified (in Finland) "War of Love" featured a guest appearance by SENTENCED/POISONBLACK frontman Ville Laihiala ...

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TWISTED SISTER To Release Heavy Metal Christmas Album

TWISTED SISTER manager Daniel Stanton of Coallier Entertainment has sent the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "TWISTED SISTER has signed with American record label Razor & Tie for the purpose of releasing a final CD. The CD will be a Christmas album of standards done in an all-heavy metal format. Due to release date commitments, the ...

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KORN Schedule 'Rockline' Appearance

KORN will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Monday, July 17. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

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NILE Confirmed For Holland's WALDROCK Festival

NILE have been confirmed for the 2006 edition of the Waldrock festival, set to take place Saturday, July 1 in Burgum, the Netherlands. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AFTER FOREVER ALICE IN CHAINS BLOODSIMPLE DEVILDRIVER DRAGONFORCE HELLOWEEN KAMELOT MOTÖRHEAD NILE SHABOON SOULFLY STONE SOUR STREAM OF PASSION TRIVIUM ...

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Original PENTAGRAM Member Loses Battle With Cancer

Vincent McAllister, the guitarist and a founding member of seminal metal band PENTAGRAM, has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 51. McAllister played guitar in the classic '70s PENTAGRAM lineup that also included vocalist Bobby Liebling, bassist Greg Mayne and drummer Geof O'Keefe. His recorded works can be heard throughout the various ...

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