The first thing that came to my mind when I saw the band pic, was: „No! You are not Marilyn Manson!“ Can’t bands like these come up with something new? For a German Gothic Industrial Metal band founded as far back as 1996, I have heard astoundingly little of them.
What can I say? It’s Industrial Gothic, although real Industrial ... more/mehr
Stronger, Higher, Faster
Canadian Singer/Songwriter, David Blair, has already released three full-length albums in his home country, but „Stronger, Higher, Faster“ is his first European release. It is basically a best-of with songs taken from the other three CDs and with 18 songs the listeners get a lot of music.
So finally the latest effort of David Lee Roth, which used to be exclusively available in the States, has now been released in Europe as well. Well, after a first listening session, you know why. There’s hardly anything left of the days when Diamond Dave fronted Van Halen and also from those extraordinary solo albums like “Eat ‘em ... more/mehr
Dawn Of Azazel
It doesn´t happen every day, that you receive a CD from Downunder, or, in that case, New Zealand. This is my first contact with the Death Metal squad from Auckland, that has been around since 1997, having released three full-length albums since then. "Relentless" being the third one after roughly four years since "Sedition". Seems ... more/mehr
Dawn Of Solace
Well, "Rome wasn´t built in a day", and I had to correct the date on this review 3 times, but now it seems that in September it FINALLY works out ...
This album was recorded already in 2006, but there were various difficulties that delayed the release, while the follow-up CD with guests like Fernando Ribeiro (Moonspell) ... more/mehr