Three years have passed since his last studio record but now Sebastian Bach is back with “Give´em Hell”. With this record, Bach goes back to his roots. Although the music is modern, as it was on “Kicking & Screaming”, the Skid Row legend adopts some higher notes again. There are more of those typical high screams than on earlier ... more/mehr
I will follow
Sebastian Lind is a 23-year-old musician from Denmark, who has been writing, recording and producing music on his own for a few years. “I will follow” is his debut for a major label, a beautiful Pop album full of catchy tunes.
A little bit of Electronica, a little bit Singer/Songwriter, mixed sounds that I would consider ... more/mehr
Line Up [Execution Style]
Nothing surprising about the new Norwegian death/thrash metal act Second Shadow. Their debut EP Line Up (Execution Style) is pretty average for the scene they represent. Fast and furious with definite hard core vibes and nicely thought through rhythm changes. But still it´s not quite enough to raise it from the mass. The first obvious ... more/mehr
The new album „Alternate“ is split in two parts: a better one, in English language, and it´s smaller. And the worse part, yes, the one with German lyrics. Even the voice of bandleader Kai Hoffmann doesn´t offer much, also the music loses quality. Otherwise there are Rock guitars, tricky keyboards and a certain pleasure in recycling ... more/mehr
It´s pretty abstract what SECRET ILLUSION from Greece are presenting us with “Illusion”.
From time to time cheerful melodies, pretty powerful in character, are, via appropriate instrumentation, blended into brilliant Power Metal. Even someone with the most experienced ear first has to get used to that, because it´s not every ... more/mehr