Sad news: The music world mourns the loss of Ray Manzarek (74), founding Member and keyboarder of The Doors, White Zombie drummer Phil Buerstatte (44) and Uriah Heep bassist Trevor Bolder (63). R.I.P.!
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. R.I.P. Jeff!
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
Already a look into the booklet tells it: here you will get the full load.
On two discs you find not only the anniversary concert at Zeche, Bochum/Germany, but also a detailed history, all clips and a view behind the scenes.
With reference to the CD review just one remark: the concert could convince also optically ... more/mehr
Red Hot Chilli Pipers
BLAST Live ( + CD)
Good live bands need good live albums – and usually also a big series of it. And so a considerable DVD and live CD did come into the world after only two studio albums. “Blast” has the most professional artwork by far, also a new composed song choice – and leaves its predecessor easily behind. RED HOT CHILLI PIPERS stepped up at ... more/mehr
The Concert - 2 DVD
Whoever finds the festival season still too far away, can check out this 2 DVD set to cut the waiting time. One DVD features the legenday Roadrunner United All Stars concert that took place on Decmber 15 2005 in New York´s Nokia Theatre and a documentary about the making. The show features tracks by e.g. Slipknot, Machine Head, ... more/mehr
For Rush it was always a tradition to put a live-recording out after 4 studio albums. However, lately it was done a bit too often. Let´s recapitulate: 1998 came with „Different Stages“ a „regular“ live release. One album later in 2003 there´s with „Rush In Rio“ the first DVD with accompanied CD and now the 30th band anniversary ... more/mehr