Rockville Festival June 14-15, Kirf, GER, Festival arena, features this year e.g. More Than A Thousand, The Sorrow, John Coffey, Superbutt, Stereo Dynamite, TOS, Electrified Soul etc. Infos: http://www.rockville-festival.de 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
D.E.P. from Kiel are already a well-known in Germany. Since their first album ``Believe`` (which was, in contrast to the new album, still in English language) the guys played more than 300 concerts in Germany and had also constant airplay on Burger King`s King Channel. So they did everything well for a great carrier.
But they ... more/mehr
Dacia + The WMD
Dacia + The WMD
Dacia may some be known as front woman of the band Tape. Now she has her new project in the line. And to be honest, it is quite hard to classify the material exactly. Is this still Rock or Pop yet? The main focus of the production is definitely on the warm and excepting voice of Dacia, the guitars and drums are badly mixed in the ... more/mehr
Four guys from Hamburg want more than hard metal. They pack a developing bunch of further harsh electronics on the stage between the ears, and they even like to experiment with the vocals.
The first track starts with pleasurable synth loops, which adjust the pointer to the dance party mode - but then break off the guitars ... more/mehr
The Hamburg electro-metallers Dad Maria have pushed a second disc in the toaster, turned to maximum, and now the machine is ablaze like a Christmas tree in hell.
Stylistically, they tried to destroy any existing drawer and build from the shards lying around a new music box, and this - so said the Lord - shall be ... more/mehr
Damian Cullen Band
Paved with good Intentions
What happens when an Irishman and some Finns come together to make music? Well, we don´t know what really happens but the Damian Cullen Band shows us how it sounds like: Punk´n´Roll at its finest. Since 2009, Damian Cullen has been living in Helsinki and together with Misty Fingez, Pekko Mantzin and Wille Granö, he has been freshening ... more/mehr