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
Film Bilder is a company that produces independent short animations for adult audiences. Whit this they want to ensure that the film makers have full control and artistic freedom when making movies. No-one tells them what or how to do it, so they can be more daring and radical.
At least this is the theory, and I have to admit ... more/mehr
V. A. - Beautiful Voices
Hardly anything has bothered the scene over the last years as much as the topic „Women and metal“! Does it really fit? But at the latest since Nightwish in 1996 warily put out their feelers to that direction and meanwhile fill whole stadiums with enthusiastic fans, one thing is clear: it fits and it works.
After three Masters of Metal Compilations, there is now a Monsters of Death DVD!
Hmm... packed with 53 music videos, of which a few are unfortunately also found on Masters of Metal, live material and audio chapters. Overall very well equipped, with among the videos some classics, which didn’t or don’t do very well on tv. The ... more/mehr
V. A. - Monsters Of Metal
The Ultimate Metal Compilation Vol. 5
Too much is never enough! Or what would you say about Nuclear Blasts latest edition of their Monsters Of Metal compilation DVD series: 66 bands on 2 DVDs with a total running time of 260 minutes! Videos from all genres of metal both classic and up to date. Of course if you´re in to strictly black metal, for instance, you will not ... more/mehr
V. A. - PRO PUNK ROCKER 4
EASTPAK´S PRO PUNK ROCKER 4
For once again 10 euros you can even get some good punk music: for the fourth time Eastpak presents a well-assorted mixture of national and international acts, newcomers and stars; and this both on the music CD as well as on the video DVD. Watching the 19 music videos it becomes clear that they are partly not only made for the music ... more/mehr