September 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

DROWNING: New Song Available For Download

Former DIABOLIC drummer Gael Barthelemy has joined the French death metallers DROWNING. The group's second album, "Apocalypse Unsealed", is scheduled for release on October 19 via Bones Brigade Records. An MP3 of the album cut "The Hand That Shapes Fate" is available for download at this location. Formed in May 1996, DROWNING had ...

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AMORAL: 'Decrowning' International Release Date Pushed Forward

The international release date for Finnish techno-thrashers AMORAL's second album, "Decrowning", is now October 10 and not November 21 as previously announced. The Finnish release date for the CD is still October 5. "Decrowning" was mastered on August 4 at Finnvox studios by Mika Jussila. AMORAL signed a deal with Spikefarm in July 2004 following ...

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GRAVITY KILLS To Play One-Off Reunion Gig In St. Louis

According to 52nd City, GRAVITY KILLS will play a one-off reunion show at the Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri in late October, coming on the 10-year anniversary of their first live gig, a sold-out show held at the late Other World. By that point in time, the band was already a hit on local airwaves, ...

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DESTRUCTION: South American Tour Postponed To Early 2006

German thrashers DESTRUCTION will return to South America in early 2006 for a more extensive tour following a one-off appearance at the Live 'N' Louder Rock Fest on October 15 at Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Also scheduled to appear at the event are SCORPIONS, NIGHTWISH, SHAAMAN, RAGE, THE 69 EYES and TOCATTA MAGNA. Commented ...

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TWISTED SISTER Schedule 'BENT BROTHER' Gig In New Jersey

BENT BROTHER — affectionately known as "TWISTED SISTER's evil twin" (essentially a makeup-less version of the real thing) — will perform one tri-state area concert at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey on December 16. Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 7 at noon at Ticketmaster and at the Starland Ballroom. Ticket price ...

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THERION: Omaha Show Cancelled

THERION mainman Christofer Johnsson has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "We are at this moment travelling to Omaha for the show (in a fucking uncomfortable van with a trailer). We drove 'till 5 in the morning and continued to drive today after four hours of sleep and would have hade ...

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ENGEL To Open For ARCH ENEMY, TRIVIUM In Scandinavia

ENGEL, the new Gothenburg, Sweden-based quintet featuring guitarists Marcus Sunesson (ex-THE CROWN) and Niclas Engelin (PASSENGER, ex-GARDENIAN, IN FLAMES), drummer Mojjo (RELEVANT FEW, DRACENA), bassist Robert Hakemo (ex-GARDENIAN, GOOSEFLESH) and vocalist Mangan Klavborn, have been confirmed as the opening act on the Scandinavian leg of ARCH ENEMY's upcoming European tour. Also appearing on the bill ...

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