Do you know that feeling, that you listen to music that is so beautiful you could cry? Well, Goths and Pagans should go and get this one right away. Estampie from Munich, Germany, and L´Ham de Foc from Valenica, Spain, met 2005 for the first time at a concert of the Sephard side project of L´Ham de Foc during the Jewish Culture ... more/mehr
Alana Amram (& The Rough Gems)
Alana Amram´s latest album is full of surprises. Every time I thought I understood what type of music this is and felt ready to attach some label to it, the album changed tune and became something else entirely. All in all, Americana may be the label that fits best but it feels wrong to stop there. Some songs I´d put in the singer/songwriter ... more/mehr
First Impresson: Unusual Cover. Second Impression: Jeah! Another Math-Rock Band.
Third Impression: Some Parts sound like Cut City! So that said a lot about these guys from Gothenburg. For years they have polished their sound and waited for the right moment to release their second album "Love Forever". Well that´s not the whole ... more/mehr
Alavala is a Finnish rock-pop-grunge-heavy band and its first album, Secret Whale, is a quirky combination of the genres mentioned. For me the album presents itself mostly as pop-rock, but with quite a fun attitude and a bit of an edge. I´m not hearing so much of the heavy or hiphop elements mentioned in reference to the band in ... more/mehr
The first impression of this young German band is already a very good one. ALEV, which means "flame" in Turkish language, provide an energetic mixture of Rock, Alternative and Metal, and the female voice provokes comparisons with Evanescence or the Cranberries. Alex Janzen, the lead singer, has an excellent distinctive voice that ... more/mehr