March 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANOREXIA NERVOSA Added To VADER's 'Blitzkrieg 3' Tour

French symphonic black metal act ANOREXIA NERVOSA have been added to the third edition of VADER's "Blitzkrieg" Polish tour, set to take place in September. The upcoming trek will also feature Greece's ROTTING CHRIST in the "special guests" slot. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 05 - Warsaw, POL @ Proxima Sep. 06 - Lublin, ...

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INCANTATION To Headline Portugal's STEEL WARRIOR VIII FEST

Pennsylvanian death/grind heavyweights INCANTATION have been confirmed as the headliners of the Steel Warrior VIII Fest in Barroselas, Portugal on April 23. This will be the band's first ever show in Portugal. Other acts scheduled to perform at the festival include FUNERUS, NARGAROTH, DESECRATION, GOREROTTED, SUMMON, CATASTROPHIC, JUNGLE ROT and CORPUS CHRISTII. More information is ...

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MOONSPELL Frontman Talks About Upcoming Album

In a recent interview with the German online magazine Walls of Fire, MOONSPELL vocalist Fernando Ribeiro revealed some details about the group's next album. The band have already written eight new songs and will continue working on the material as soon as their current European tour with CRADLE OF FILTH is finished. In ...

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DESPISED ICON: New Song Available For Download

A brand new DESPISED ICON track, entitled "Silverplated Advocate", has been posted online at this location. "Silverplated Advocate" comes off the Canadian deathcore band's sophomore release, "The Healing Process", due on April 5 via Century Media Records. "The Healing Process" was produced by guitarist Yannick St-Amand (ION DISSONANCE, NEURAXIS), was mixed by J-F ...

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UNION: Live DVD Now Available

A UNION live DVD, entitled "Do Your Own Thing Live!" is now available for purchase via guitarist Bruce Kulick's (ex-KISS) web site. "Do Your Own Thing Live!" (view cover here) includes two UNION concerts: a full one from 2001 (just before UNION's trip to Argentina), and one for ESP guitars at MI from ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY, DORO PESCH To Perform With Czech Heavy Metal Band ARAKAIN

Former IRON MAIDEN/current BLAZE singer Blaze Bayley and German hard rock vocalist Doro Pesch will be joining Czech Republic's long-running metallers ARAKAIN for a special performance to celebrate the release of their new album, "Warning". The show, which is scheduled to take place April 21 at Prague's Sazka Arena, will feature ARAKAIN performing with their ...

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STEELHEART To Begin Recording New Album

According to MelodicRock.com, STEELHEART frontman Miljenko "Michael" Matijevic has completed three demo tracks for the group's forthcoming full-length album, the recording for which is set to begin March 15 in Virginia. The finished demos include the songs "It's Good to Be Alive", "You Are" and "Samurai". No further information is currently available. ...

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CRIMSON GLORY Begin Work On New Album, Live DVD

According to a posting on CRIMSON GLORY's official web site, the original members of the legendary group recently began the songwriting process for their all-new, much-anticipated fifth CD, entitled "Metatron, Lucifer and the Divine Chaos". Original CRIMSON GLORY guitarist/songwriter Jon Drenning, bassist/songwriter Jeff Lords and guitarist/songwriter Ben Jackson have begun the process of assembling songs ...

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SLAYER, DARK TRANQUILLITY, WITHIN TEMPTATION Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

SLAYER, CALIBAN, CHIMAIRA, DARK TRANQUILLITY, H20, IMMOLATION, MADBALL, METAL CHURCH, MURPHY'S LAW, PRIMAL FEAR, WITHIN TEMPTATION and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN have been confirmed for the Graspop Metal Meeting festival, set to take place June 24-26 in Dessel, Belgium. The billing for the 10th-anniversary edition of the festival is shaping up as follows: ACCEPT AMON AMARTH AXEL ...

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