August 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLAYER: Hear 'Christ Illusion' In Its Entirety

SLAYER is streaming its entire new album, "Christ Illusion", on the band's official MySpace page. As previously reported, SLAYER guitarist Kerry King will be the featured guest on this weekend's edition of "Headbanger's Ball", airing on Saturday, August 5 at 10:00 p.m. EST. In additon, "Headbanger's Ball" will cut its show short this ...

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H.I.M., PAPA ROACH, LOSTPROPHETS: Fall Tour Dates Announced

According to MTV.com, Finnish goth rockers H.I.M. will be joining forces this fall with Northern Californian alt-metal group PAPA ROACH for an 11-date road trip that's set to launch October 18 in Lowell, Massachusetts, with dates scheduled through October 31 in Universal City, California. The bill for the North American No Sleep Till Halloween Tour ...

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DETONATION To Enter Studio In December

Dutch melodic death/thrashers DETONATION have issued the following update: "More news about our third album. We are going to do things slightly different than before and record our newest piece in cooperation with Split Second Sound, together with producer Jochem Jacobs (TEXTURES)! Recordings will start around December this year, and our goal is to have ...

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NOSTRADAMEUS Parts Ways With Guitarist

Swedish melodic metallers NOSTRADAMEUS have parted ways with guitarist Michael Åberg. The group's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "This [past] Monday [July 31], Michael Åberg and NOSTRADAMEUS (without any hard feelings or fist fights) decided to part ways. Michael felt that he did not have the time nor the commitment needed to ...

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