November 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SAXON Explain U.S. Tour Cancellation

As first reported by BLABBERMOUTH.NET on Thursday (Nov. 3), British heavy metal legends SAXON have now confirmed that they have postponed their previously announced U.S. tour. In a statement posted on the band's official web site, band manager Thomas Jensen writes, "I'm sad to announce that SAXON has to postpone and reschedule all ...

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OPETH To Guest On This Weekend's 'Headbanger's Ball'

Sweden's OPETH will be the featured guests on this weekend's episode of "Headbanger's Ball". The two-hour program will air Saturday, November 5 beginning at 10:00 p.m. on MTV2. OPETH are currently touring in support of their new album, "Ghost Reveries", available now on Raodrunner Records. As previously reported, OPETH's video for the track "The Grand ...

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KAMELOT Prepare To Hit The Road

KAMELOT mainman Thomas Youngblood has posted the following message on the group's web site: "Today we begin the rehearsals for the second round of tour dates for 'The Black Halo'. New keyboardist Oliver arrives tonight in Tampa and we will have Khan [vocals] here on next week. We will add some new songs that we ...

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Reactivated LANGSUYR Complete Work On New Album

Malaysia's premier "oriental death metal" act LANGSUYR have regrouped after a five-year hiatus. The band, which currently includes original members Azlanthor (vocals), Azmaniac (guitars) and Bentara (guitars), has already finished recording the follow-up to "The Eastern Cruelty" EP, which was released in 1996. Joining Azlanthor, Azmaniac and Bentara in the studio and future live shows ...

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IRON MAIDEN Drummer's MCBRAIN DAMAGE To Play Jacksonville In December

MCBRAIN DAMAGE, the Florida-based band featuring IRON MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain and ex-BLACK SABBATH/GREAT WHITE bassist Dave "The Beast" Spitz, along with members of DEEPSET and FAILSAFE, have scheduled a one-off show at at Freebird Live! in Jacksonville, Florida on Friday, December 16. There will be a meet-and-greet after the concert with Nicko and the ...

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