February 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

MANNTIS Prepare For Spring Dates; New Video Posted Online

Southern California quintet MANNTIS are currently preparing for a slew of spring touring activity, which kicks off with two shows supporting the legendary MOTÖRHEAD in early March. This will lead them into a short stint in early April alongside HIMSA, FULL BLOWN CHAOS and THE CLASSIC STRUGGLE that will ultimately be capped off with a ...

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KING DIAMOND To Lend Voice To 'Clerks' Sequel

King Diamond will be lending his inimitable voice to acclaimed director Kevin Smith's next movie, "The Passion of the Clerks", which is a sequel to the 1994 independent classic "Clerks", and is due to arrive in theaters later this year. The movie is set 10 years later, but Dante and Randall are still spending time ...

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NINE INCH NAILS: Tonight's Show In Maine Postponed

According to a posting at NIN.com, tonight's NINE INCH NAILS performance at Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, ME has been postponed — reportedly due to mainman Trent Reznor still being ill (last night's concert at the Mullins Center in Amherst, MA was also postponed). "In the next few days, we will be announcing a ...

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THE BLACK CROWES' Sold-Out Acoustic Tour; New Shows Added

Tickets for "Brothers of a Feather: An Acoustic Evening with Chris & Rich Robinson of The Black Crowes" have all sold out within minutes after going on sale. Fans eager to get up close to the renowned brothers on their first stripped-down tour scrambled to purchase all of the tickets for the four shows at ...

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ROADRUNNER Announces Download And Grammy Achievements

Roadrunner Records has announced a major achievement in independent label digital sales — surpassing the million-download mark for a single artist on a single track. In addition to this achievement in digital media, the label garnered its first Grammy award on the heels of its celebrated 25th anniversary year. In the history of digital downloads, ...

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MISTELTEIN Announce Lineup Changes, Sign New Record Deal

Swedish black metallers MISTELTEIN have issued the following update on their current activities: "For the first there has been several lineup changes. Nagrinn [guitar] and Hel [keyboards] decided to leave MISTELTEIN as they no longer felt any interest in committing to the band. MISTELTEIN decided to go on starting with searching for replacements. The lead ...

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