German Hardrockers BERSERKER will donate 18.000€ to the Berlin cancer charity for children on May 25. November 2011 BERSERKER front man Schröder was diagnosed with cancer, now he is cancer-free. In 2012 the band collected money for this charity at their concerts and will also continue to do so in the future. Slayer´s Jeff Hanneman is dead: he passed away at about 11AM on May 2nd near his Southern California home because of liver failure due to an infection after a spider bite. More info: www.facebook.com/slayer
R.I.P. Jeff! Festivals cancelled: ROCK AM SEE (GER) takes a break in 2013 "lacking attractive headliners"; BURNING SEA in Croatia had to succumb to a new tax regulation; yet purchased BS-tickets can also be used to visit METALDAYS in Slowenia.
The Siberian Jay music video "I´m Holding" featuring Mikko Sirén from Apocalyptica on drums - we reported about the videoshoot in our "1h with" Special - can be watched here: http://youtu.be/C-hSNurZVcs
Best Of Rock & Metal – Die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten
A few years ago the Rock-Hard people from Dortmund already chose the 300 best metal records of all time in their issue. That ranking extended by 200 positions (about one half consisting of classics that were released in the meantime) and some short biographies is now published as a book. The concept stayed the same: To every album ... more/mehr
Brett für die Welt
Titus Dittmann / Michael Matthiass
Dear readers, as these audiobooks are in German, it simply does not make sense to translate them into any other language. The editors