Admittedly, until now I was never really into COC. But what Pepper Keenan (v/g), Woody Weatherman (g/v) and Mike Dean (b/v)present here after a 5-year pause is completely different. Their mixture of metal, punk and southern rock works wonderfully and quickly catches ones ear. The first half of the cd is very good, especially "Paranoid ... more/mehr
Corvus Corax set themselves a highly ambitious goal. They put the legendary "Carmina Burana", the Carl Orff composition for orchestra, choirs and soloists, in a new, modern jacket.
This very difficult undertaking was quite successful. It has turned out quite varied and exciting, divided in 12 tracks. They used ... more/mehr
Your Drug Of Choice
It's hard to stand out in a musically fertile country like Sweden: but this quartet has managed to land themselves a place in the "recommendable" category nonetheless. These guys uncompromisingly rock their way through 12 songs filled with sweeping riffs, catchy grunt-along refrains and a scruffy basement-atmosphere. ... more/mehr
What is it? I have no idea, but it doesn't sound too bad at all. Until now, I had never really heard of the alternative rockers of Cosmic Tribe. With this third album they make a very good impression. They play a mixture of alternative rock, metal, jazz and various other musical styles. What's very nice is that they have ... more/mehr
It is astonishing that it even in case of so many boxed musicgenres nowadays there are still missing possibilities of classifying to categorize some bands. The combo from Chicago with the strength of 8 men is such a case. They connect Noise Rock with winds, but not like you could guess in Ska style but more like Rocket From The Crypt. ... more/mehr