Right away – 2011 will be another METALFEST which took place for the first time in 2010, uniting 5 festivals and 5 nations with this name: Austria (former Summer Nights Festival), Germany (Legacyfest), Switzerland (Metal Dayz), Czeck Republic (Pilsen) and Hungary (Budapest), check the website for details www.metalfest.eu.
STALKER ... more/mehr
METALFEST Open Air Helvetia 2012
The METALFEST takes place in seven countries (Italy, Kroatien, Czech Republic, Austria, Poland, East+West Germany and in Switzerland) and eight locations nowadays, with a pretty similar program - there fore the STALKER report about MetalFest Helvetia represents them all.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 The first day ... more/mehr
A nice idea to have a festival happening in two cities at the same time, namely Helsinki (Nosturi) and Oulu (Teatria) – 10 bands in two days, and line-ups are exchanged, that means the Helsinki-Friday-package plays on Saturday in Oulu, and the other way round… But it seems that in any case the audience interest remained below expectations. ... more/mehr
METALHEIM FESTIVAL IV
Friday Oct 11 Right from work, some quick meal on the way (due to a long queue in the fastfood restaurant, it had to be so quick I would not really call it ”happy”), I hurried to be there when doors open, as I expected another queue... which was not the case, to my surprise. And other stuff should not quite meet my expectations... ... more/mehr
Metalheim is Helsinki´s new concert/promotion/production agency, run by the famous Teemu Suominen, so we can be reassured of the quality heavy events from that enterprise in the future. And even though this launch party was sold as another concert at Tavastia, by the atmosphere and especially by the band´s behaviour on stage, it ... more/mehr