The bands managed to gather a sizeable audience and almost filled the Markthalle. There were loads of people wearing t-shirts from both Amorphis and Orphaned Land and it was easy to see that most of the publicum were real fans from both bands.
Ghost Brigade was frankly said boring. The main reason behind this is their genre, ... more/mehr
After the arrival of winter a few days ago, the weather is not that bad any more but still very cold, and -1 feel like -20 because of those icy winds from the North. From up North is also the main act of tonight´s concert, Amorphis. Quite popular and well known as they are mainstream now, signed by Nuclear Blast and because many ... more/mehr
An Evening With Dimmu Borgir
There are gigs that you simply shouldn´t miss and when Dimmu Borgir invite to an evening with them, that´s one of those for sure. „An Evening With Dimmu Borgir“ that means no support bands, only Dimmu, two hours long!
Even though the concert was in the middle of the week, the Club of the Rockhal was nicely filled with lots ... more/mehr
Anathema / Von Hertzen Brothers
Two bands featuring three brothers each make for a rare package, and in this particular case a very exquisite one: the opener for Anathema´s two Finnish shows were Helsinki´s own Von Hertzen Brothers. Their multi-faceted progressive rock has gained them increasing popularity even abroad in recent years, and their trademark ... more/mehr
Anathema | In Slumber | Mely | Beyond the Void
Beyond the Void This band from Munich was the first of three support acts, starting punctually. Their music reminds me very much of HIM. Singer Daniel created a nice calm melancholic atmosphere. One of their songs with some Jazz influences even inspired me to move a bit. Well, I don´t really like HIM and so I went to ... more/mehr