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
D have already earned a well-known name in Japan - Visual Key Metal pure. For the first time ever in Europe, show Asagi (vocals), Ruiza (guitar), Hide-zou (guitar), Tsunehito (bass) and Hiroki (drums) with three concerts their presence live in Hamburg, Munich and Cologne to their local fans. And this fan base, it seems, despite ... more/mehr
Damien Cullen Band Unplugged
Unplugged Gigs are quite trendy now in Finland, and this Friday offers 3 band performances at Boothill Bar, where beer is cheap and customers even bring their pets. (You can find more unplugged gig reviews indexed as „Sytyke-Klubi“.)
As we arrive later at the bar, we just hear the last third of the second act Cherika. ... more/mehr
Danko Jones / Black Magic Six
It is a Tuesday, but still many of the believers will enter the sanctuary where one of the big preachers of the Rock´n´Roll gospel - Danko Jones - makes a stop-over – actually the first of a 2,5 year world tour, as he later reveals (details at the band website).
The evening begins with a riddle (yet unsolved) – why is the ... more/mehr
Glenn Danzig will turn 50 on June 23rd of this year. Alright, this is maybe not the most charming way to start a live review but I´ve never said that I´m charming. In an interview before the concert – which you can read soon - we could receive the impression of the vitality, appearance and character of the man himself. ... more/mehr
Dark Decadence Tour 2011: The 69 Eyes / Hardcore Superstar / Crashdïet
No sooner the "Dark Decadence" tour has been announced, it was beyond all question that this is going to be one of THE tours, all over Europe with The 69 Eyes, Hardcore Superstar and Crashdïet, so the creme de la creme of Goth`n`Roll, Glam, Sleaze and Hair Rock and therefore something you definitely don`t want to miss as a lover ... more/mehr