February 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

RUSH Post Tsunami Benefit Performance Online

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that RUSH have posted their performance from last month's Canada For Asia tsunami benefit online. The official Rush.com web site has a link to the new version of their 1977 hit "Closer To The Heart", which features fellow Canadians Ed Robertson of BARENAKED LADIES and actor Mike Smith, who's best ...

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AC/DC: 'Back In Black' DualDisc Bonus Features Detailed

Due out on February 8 via Sony, the "Back In Black" DualDisc features AC/DC's "Back In Black" CD album on one side, and the other side is a DVD featuring the entire album in enhanced LPCM Stereo, the film "The Story of Back in Black", featuring interviews with the band, archival footage, and in-studio performances ...

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DEF LEPPARD: North American 'Best Of' Collection Due In May

The North American edition of DEF LEPPARD's new "Best Of" compilation album is now scheduled for May 17. This release will be slightly different than the version that was issued in the rest of the world in October 2004. To reflect the fact that it's a different release, there are some changes in the track ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, BEHEMOTH Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK Festival

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, BEHEMOTH and SAVOY BROWN have been confirmed for the 2005 edition of the Sweden Rock festival, set to be held June 9-11 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The complete list of artists currently scheduled to perform at the festival is as follows: A.C.T ACCEPT BEHEMOTH BLACKFOOT BLACK LABEL SOCIETY CANDLEMASS CRYSTAL EYES DIO DREAM ...

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WOLF Confirmed For Sweden's 2000 DECIBEL Festival

Sweden's WOLF have been confirmed for the sixth edition of the 2000 Decibel festival, set to take place on May 21, 2005 at Valhall in Bengtsfors, Sweden (180 kilometres north of Gothenburg). What makes 2000 Decibel special is the fact that it is the only festival that is totally dedicated to Swedish hard rock and ...

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MEGADETH Mainman Selling JACKSON Guitars

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has placed his remaining Jackson guitars up for sale via the group's official web site. For more information, download this PowerPoint file. A free PowerPoint viewer is available at this location. MEGADETH have just kicked off a European tour with support from DIAMOND HEAD. The group's next ...

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