NORTHUMBRIA came in as a real surprise. Their dreamy and wonderfully recorded EP (a cathedral in Canada was chosen for the live recording sessions) takes you to a very interesting place in Drone/Ambient music. In today´s musical times, where „faster, higher, stronger“ has become an unwanted dogma, NORTHUMBRIA really hit a spot for ... more/mehr
With Nosound the critic is badly off. The new Prog- Disc of the Italians has no frontiers: cruft, absolutely ordinary, perfectionist. “Lightdark” is nevertheless a representative cross section of old Progressive Rock.
What you get is – given by the involved musicians – good material with good Keyboarding showing a diversified ... more/mehr
NOT CALLED JINX
The Berlin 5-member band has burned 10 each 3-minute rock songs on a disc. To finance the debut they played in the streets and shopping centers. So much targeted initiative is welcome, and now a label and a promotion company are gone up to help the project forward. 2010 participated the boys on stage at one of the biggest rock festival ... more/mehr
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Nothing In Common
Much Punk, a bit Indie and a piece of Hardrock mixed together result the third album of Nothing In Common. On twelve mostly varied tracks the quartet shows how Punk sounds these days. Most of the titles are Rock songs, but with the So-to-speak-ballad “A question and no doubt” the guys from Cologne show, that also the softer sounds ... more/mehr