Before The Dawn = Tuomas Saukkonen + Lars Eikind. Yeah, it´s that simple. A collaboration between a skilled and very productive composer / multi-instrumentalist and a brilliant singer cannot leave listeners with bad impressions. During more than ten years of the band´s existence, mastermind Tuomas endured a lot, including lack of ... more/mehr
Before The Dawn
Rise Of The Phoenix
Now, for a change, it´s time for a slapping - 2 points max, and only because the cover looks kinda-nice. Simply impossible that every release of band mastermind Tuomas Saukkonen hits the mark, as he has so many different projects (besides Before The Dawn also Routasielu, The Final Harvest and Black Sun Aeon) – and the latter had ... more/mehr
Before the Fall
We used to say in Austria “the higher the mountains the more brutal the music”, thus Before The Fall should be coming from the highest peak in the Alps...for this record even your ears need balls.
Now seriously, this band should not be entirely unknown as they played many gigs and their music was used in trailers of Red-Bull ... more/mehr
Beggars & Thieves
We are the Brokenhearted
Latest, since their performance at Firefest festival in Nottingham last year, Beggars & Thieves are back in the Classic Rock scene. In the beginning of their career, they were dogged by lots of bad luck, which even made them resign from their musical endeavours for a while. But now they are back - better than ever.
I like folk music not that much and really do not like this typical american country music stuff. Is there a difference between folk and country music? I guess not. Maybe country music is kind of a part of folk music, probably the american part. Anyway.
In fact THE BEGGARS have made an folk album and this sounds really american, ... more/mehr