April 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

SATARIEL Finish Mixing New Album

Swedish metallers SATARIEL have finished mixing their third album, "Hydra", for a late June release via Cold/Regain Records. The group, whose music is being described as "a mix between CANDLEMASS and early IN FLAMES," recorded the CD at Dug-Out studios in Uppsala, Sweden with producers Daniel Bergstrand (MESHUGGAH, IN FLAMES, STUCK MOJO) and Örjan Örnkloo ...

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STROMMOUSSHELD To Enter Studio In July

Polish experimental black metallers STROMMOUSSHELD have issued the following update on their current activities: "Right now we're about to start arranging the new songs and developing our vision of the next album. We're preparing to enter the studio in July to begin the recordings. We'll keep you informed about the progress of our works." STROMMOUSSHELD ...

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STATUS QUO Sign With SANCTUARY RECORDS

Sanctuary Records have announced the worldwide signing of STATUS QUO, who have sold over 100 million records in a 40-year-long career. STATUS QUO will release a new album in September 2005 to coincide with the launch of their 40th anniversary celebrations. The band is currently in the studio recording with producer Mike Paxman. Sanctuary Records ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Infuriates Animal Rights Activists Over Pink Dog

Ireland Online is reporting that animal rights activists have blasted Kelly Osbourne for coloring her pet dog's fur bright pink. The daughter of Ozzy Osbourne has incurred the wrath of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) members, who insist lathering her bulldog Piglet's coat in human hair dye poses a threat to the ...

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TWISTED SISTER: DVD Progress Update

The following "DVD progress update" has been posted at TWISTED SISTER's official web site: "First and most importantly, it's DONE!!! According to MAM on 'The Animal Tactics' show (98.5 The Bone, Fridays from 10-midnight) it should be out very soon. "Here's the scoop. I'm sitting home one day and the phone rings. Pick it up ...

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UNHOLY GHOST Part Ways With Drummer

Drummer David Breazeal has announced that he has parted ways with UNHOLY GHOST due to "musical differences." Breazeal will continue his work with TROKAR and other musical interests. A replacement drummer has yet to be named. UNHOLY GHOST are currently in pre-production for their sophomore album, tentatively titled "Blasphemy of the Grand Devine". New songtitles ...

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NEIL TURBIN And CAGE Confirmed For Mexico's SISMICO Festival

Original ANTHRAX frontman NEIL TURBIN and CAGE have been confirmed to appear on the main stage of the Sismico festival, set to be held Saturday, May 21 at the Fex (Baja California State Fairgrounds) in the city of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico. Also scheduled to appear on the main stage are PLASTILINA MOSH, PUYA and ...

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