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
Only 150 invited guests had the pleasure to enjoy the crossover pioneers in the stylish surrounding of Prinzenbar at the private gig of Energy 97.1. Baroque mirrors, rustic balusters and romantic angels the guys from Münster gave a fantastic performance.
They opened the acoustic show with the single „Open Letter To A Friend“ ... more/mehr
Halestorm / Heaven´s Basement
When living nearby the Danish border, why not taking the chance to visit the show of Halestorm with support Heaven´s Basement at Kopenhagen? No sooner said than done, although it meant spending 6h in a car that had seen better days, many many years ago...
Once I arrived at the venue called Beta, my day started ... more/mehr
Halestorm / Star*rats
After nearly half a year, I went to Copenhagen again, since Halestorm were playing there once again. With a few differences: now they are Grammy winners, played a bigger venue and nevertheless managed to get really close to a sold-out.
In comparison to the concert in last October, the audience seemed to be much younger, even ... more/mehr
Hammerfall | Krokus | The Poodles
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Hammerfall | Stratovarius
After a turbulent two years, Stratovarius are back in top form. Starting off with their newest anthem “Maniac Dance“ to revisiting old classics as „Kiss Of Judas“, “Forever“ and “Hunting High And Low”. Newest member, bassist Lauri Porra (Sinergy, Warmen, Kotipelto), did a fine job as well keeping this tight machine rocking. Even ... more/mehr
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