May 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

AUDIOSLAVE To Rock Cuba

Supergroup AUDIOSLAVE are set to become the first U.S. rock band to perform outdoors in Cuba, sharing the stage with their Cuban music counterparts. The group, currently touring in support of their upcoming sophomore release, "Out of Exile", accommodated their touring schedule to be able to give a special performance May 6 at La Tribuna ...

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Win KISS 'Revenge' Gold Award

Perris Records has announced a giveaway of a KISS "Revenge" gold award commemorating 500,000 albums sold. The winner will also get their name on the award. The first 50 customers that buy the UNION "Do Your Own Thing Live" DVD from Perris will go into a drawing to win the gold record. The drawing will ...

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Man Accused Of Selling Bogus Backstage Passes To AUDIOSLAVE

According to WNBC.com, a South Dakota man was busted in Morris County (New Jersey) on charges of selling bogus backstage passes that allegedly would get fans up close and personal with the rock group AUDIOSLAVE. Anthony Eagle, of Sioux Falls, is charged with receiving stolen property, forgery, criminal simulation and possession of forgery devices. Police ...

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SODOM: DVD Release Pushed Back To July

German thrashers SODOM have pushed back the projected release date of their first DVD to July from the previously announced May. According to SODOM frontman Thomas "Angelripper" Such, the DVD's concert footage will contain 23 songs. An overview of the band's career thus far and additional bonus features will also appear on the disc. "Such ...

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RED HARVEST Sign With SEASON OF MIST

Norway's RED HARVEST have inked a deal with Season of Mist. "We have already started writing new material and we're pretty sure that Season Of Mist will be a great partner to help us spread total paranoia and destructive thoughts to the globe," the band write on their web site. "We would like to thank ...

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NIHILIST: Limited-Edition Box Set Due This Fall/Winter

A limited-edition box set pre-ENTOMBED recordings is tentatively scheduled for release this fall/winter via Threeman Recordings. "This box will not only be a limited luxurious lookin' motha, it will also have all kinds of rare NIHILIST recordings on it and even some pre-NIHILIST stuff such as BRAINWARP and more!" reads a statement from the label. ...

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CKY Frontman: We Have Made 'The Best Rock Record Of 2005'

CKY have set a June 28 release date through Island Def Jam for their third album, "An Answer Can Be Found". Commented CKY guitarist/vocalist Deron Miller: "Our album is finally completed and all I can say is that it's a masterpiece. We have busted our asses for the last year pushing our abilities and talents ...

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