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. 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
A fresh breeze from Switzerland can be felt in the smog of Frankfurt. NAVEL are in Town and intend to light up the local night life, as headliner after many festival gigs, long tours and shows with Wolfmother, Turbonegro, Eagles of Death Metal, Sonic Youth, Queens Of The Stone Age until August, The recent debut CD ‚Frozen Souls‘ ... more/mehr
Neckbreakers Ball Tour 2009
Kindergarten?! - well, this was at least the first thing, that might´ve come to your mind, when having a look at the time at which the gig was supposed to start. 17:30, 4 bands, you can´t be serious, no?! Luckily, this was only the entrance time and no band entered stage before 18:30. Still, to early for a package of four bands. ... more/mehr
Negative / Hellcity Punks / The Liar
Gloria opened its doors this Friday evening for The Liar, Hellcity Punks and Negative. The first band was new territory for me, the shows of the latter two bands I have seen previously during some other occasions. However, a few days later I realized that I was in one of the last Negative gigs for the next time. But let’s start with ... more/mehr
Negative / Maxxwell
After the holidays are over, during which I sat together with my family and some good food, sang some Christmas carols, assembled some Playmobil parts for my cousins and sadly, had to stay in bed sick over New Year´s, it was finally time for the first gig of 2011. The Dynamo in Zürich came up with some very special guests – Negative ... more/mehr
Negative | Black Sonic Prophets
Tonight they perform here in Berlin, in the legendary Columbia Club and the fans jostle in front of the entrance already quite early: Negative are in the capital.
It is still puzzled who would be the support for the band. Then a murmur spreads - the guys were just sighted in the backstage area.