Baby Jane: No rush on the ride It´s no secret that Mama Trash has a good taste in music, therefore we can expect that Baby Jane, the Headliners of the Trash Fest Kick Off Party 2010 will make a lasting impact. We met the guys before their show in Helsinki, where they entertained us with Swedish drinking games and acoustic tunes (performed by Freddie and Manx) while waiting for guitarist Rikk. After this introduction to Swedish culture we proceeded to find out more about this charming band. >> more/mehr
Baby Jane: Huge wallet wanted! Sweden seems to be the ultimate birth place of Rock sensations, but those guys from Gothenburg have been overlooked by the industry up to now. Baby Jane create high quality Hard Rock in a quality that has not been heard in a long time. Their fresh music makes them one of the best newcomers in the scene, although the big break-through is still in their future. Two years after our first STALKER interview we talked with Bass player Manx about their self-financed debut album „In the Spotlight“. >> more/mehr
Balzac – Horrorpunk on doctor`s recommendation In Europe, especially in Germany, J-rock [rock music from Japan, ed.] has been quite hot for some time already. And in order to to stay that way the Horror-punks from the land of the rising sun have joined forces with Bela B. from German punk band Die Ärzte [“The doctors”; ed.] and will release a split CD. How come and why the Misfits have such a big influence on the band you can read right here. >> more/mehr
Barbe-Q-Barbies: Everything is possible in the summer of love STALKER series „Women In Rock“ STALKER came across this undeniable cool bandnam every now and then, high time to find out who´s behind the "Barbe-Q-Barbies". According to their webpage, it´s "Five Femme Fatales who bring every Ken down to their knees" - and backstage after their gig at the "Kallio kukkii" festival in their hometown Helsinki, they revealed what they experienced with W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless in the shower rooms, and much more... >> more/mehr
Before The Dawn / Black Sun Aeon: Slave to the Rhythm Crime scene: Nosturi, backstage.
People involved: a stressed, nervous and because of jumbled soundcheck timetables slightly grumpy band mastermind Tuomas Saukkonen, confronted with my hangover-ish, flue-ish and therefore equally grumpy self.
The result - a bloodbath???
Weeeell, read on and you´ll find out... >> more/mehr
Axemaster: Overture for more to come
One of those bands with a long history: Axemaster was formed in 1985, rocking the scene with classic >> more/mehr
Freedomination Fresh Act July / August
When living in Finland, it is difficult to ignore the simple fact that this country is the world´s number >> more/mehr
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CONCERT: Faith No More
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