March 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

CENTINEX: New Album Details Revealed

Sweden's CENTINEX are scheduled to enter Black Lounge studio today (March 4) to begin recording their new album, "World Declension", tentatively due this fall through Cold/Regain Records in Europe and Candlelight Records USA in North America. The follow-up to 2004's "Decadence - Prophecies of Cosmic Chaos" will include eight tracks divided into two chapters. Songtitles ...

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LORD BELIAL Announce New Album Title

Sweden's LORD BELIAL have set "Nocturnal Beast" as the title of their new album, tentatively due before the end of the year through Regain Records. The follow-up to last year's "The Seal of Belial" will be recorded at Andy La Rocque's (KING DIAMOND) Los Angered Recording studios in Gothenburg, Sweden beginning on June 13. The ...

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GAIA EPICUS Bassist Killed In Car Crash

Bassist Yngve Hanssen of Norwegian power metallers GAIA EPICUS was killed in a car accident on March 2. "The message came as a shock on all of us and it's such a tragic and sad day," the band write on their web site. "Yngve only became 29 years old, and he will be missed as ...

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RAGE Sign With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

German metal veterans RAGE have signed a long-term deal with Nuclear Blast Records. In an official statement, Peavy Wagner (vocals, bass) said, "After our fantastic anniversary tour we were convinced that we want to work with a label that pushes us forward with creative ideas and full power support. With this in our backs we ...

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DYING FETUS Drummer Launches New Project

DYING FETUS drummer Erik Sayenga (ex-WITCH-HUNT, SANGUINARY) has formed a brand new black/death-inspired project called WARTHRONE. Erik is writing all the music as well as handling drums, guitars and some bass. Joining Sayenga on vocals are Richard Johnson (ex-WITCH-HUNT, SANGUINARY), and Kristel (ex-WITCH-HUNT, DARK PURITY) on keyboards and bass. Five songs have been nearly completed ...

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