March 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

LEAVES' EYES Name New Album

LEAVES' EYES, the new band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY (who are fronted by Liv's husband Alexander Krull), have set "Vinland Saga" as the title of their sophomore album, due on May 30 via Napalm Records. The recordings of guitar, bass and drums have already been ...

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METALLICA's ULRICH Comments On Winning Best Documentary At INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS

The critically acclaimed documentary "Metallica: Some Kind Of Monster" has won the award for Best Documentary at the prestigious Independent Spirit Awards, which took place over the weekend in Los Angeles, CA. The film, directed by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky ("Brother's Keeper", "Paradise Lost"), offers a revealing behind-the-scenes look at METALLICA as they confront ...

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Norway's KARMØYGEDDON METAL FESTIVAL: Full Lineup Revealed

The complete lineup has been annoounced for the Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2005, a two-day event set to be held June 17-18, 2005 in Kopervik, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 17 (at Borgen Pub): BATTERED THRONE OF KATARSIS HIGHLAND GLORY SEA OF DREAMS TRIOSPHERE Saturday, June 18 (outside Borgen pub): ...

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STRATOVARIUS: North American Dates Scheduled

Finnish melodic metallers STRATOVARIUS will be embarking on a North American tour this fall. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Sep. 17 – Atlanta, GA @ ProgPower USA Sep. 19 – Springfield, VA @ Jaxx Sep. 20 - Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero Sep. 21 – New York, NY @ B.B. King's Sep. 23 - ...

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THERION Confirmed For U.K.'s PROGPOWER FESTIVAL

According to a posting on THERION's official web site, the Swedish band have been confirmed for the U.K. edition of the ProgPower Festival, set to be held on March 3, 2006 at an as-yet-undetermined location. THERION will be performing at this year's ProgPower USA festival, a two-day event slated to take place September 16-17 at ...

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KISS On 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show': Photos Available

ContactMusic.com is reporting that the members of KISS gave a young cancer survivor the thrill of his life Monday (Feb. 28) when they paid him a surprise visit on his 10th birthday. David Dingman-Grover and his parents were booked as guests on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", where they discussed the young boy's achievement of beating ...

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