March 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

MACHINE HEAD: More Tour Dates Announced

MACHINE HEAD have lined up the following dates during the coming months: Apr. 28 - Lawrence, KS - Bottleneck Apr. 30 - Sauget, IL - Pop's May 02 - Grand Rapids, MI - Orbit Room (w/ LAMB OF GOD, TWELVE TRIBES) May 03 - Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's (w/ LAMB OF GOD, TWELVE TRIBES) May ...

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SUSPERIA Complete Work On New Video, Plan 'Special Edition' Album Release

SUSPERIA, the extreme melodic metal band from Norway, have completed work on a video for the track "Devil May Care" from their third full-length album, "Unlimited". It features highlights from SUSPERIA's recent and most successful tour of Europe, including footage from their impressive performance at 2004's Inferno Festival. SUSPERIA are expected to start work on ...

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GUARDIANS OF TIME Part Ways With Drummer

Norwegian power metal act GUARDIANS OF TIME have parted ways with longtime drummer Vidar Uleberg. A replacement drummer has yet to be announced. GUARDIANS OF TIME's sophomore album, "Machines of Mental Design", was released in Europe last August via Massacre Records. The band recently signed a management deal with Intromental Management and are currently writing ...

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AXEL RUDI PELL: More Tour Dates Announced

German guitarist AXEL RUDI PELL has lined up the following tour dates during the coming months: Jun. 02 - Z7 - Pratteln, Switzerland Jun. 03 - Tradate Iron Fest - Milano, ITA Jun. 25 - Bang Your Head Festival - Balingen, GER Jun. 26 - Graspop Metal Meeting - Dessel, BEL Aug. 05 - Hyde ...

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Former GLENN HUGHES Bass Player Joins LION'S SHARE

Former GLENN HUGHES/CRAWLEY bassist Sampo Axelsson has officially joined Swedish melodic heavy metal masters LION'S SHARE. Sampo co-wrote several songs with Hughes for his "Addiction" and "The Way It Is" CDs, besides being a touring member with Hughes during the late '90s. Axelsson and LION'S SHARE mainman Lars Chriss are currently writing material with an ...

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SOIL: New Demo Track Posted Online

Chicago's SOIL have revamped their official web site at Soil-Music.com. Included on the site is a demo version of the new song "Give It Up", recorded earlier this year at Glenwood Place studios in Burbank, California with producer Ulrich Wild (DEFTONES, STATIC-X, TAPROOT). The "Give It Up" demo recording is the fans' first ...

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CHAOSWAVE Sign With DVS RECORDS

Italian metallers CHAOSWAVE have inked a deal with Holland's DVS Records. The band will enter the studio in July to record their debut album, tentatively due in November. "We are obviously very happy about these news, and we are looking very much forward to work together with Rene and DVS Records — a label that ...

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F5: Former MEGADETH Bassist's New Band Sign With JVC

F5, the new Phoenix-based band featuring former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, ex-SICK SPEED vocalist Dale Steele, drummer David Small, and guitarists Steve Conley and John Davis, have inked a deal with JVC Records for the Asian release of their debut album. "We are in discussions with other labels now for release throughout the rest of ...

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