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
First of all a „Wow“ – a sold out Color Line Arena is a weird, fascinating and even a little scary impression. Well, and the accuracy regarding the beginning of the concert is unusual for me as I am used to the Markthalle. Right at 8 pm Exilia entered the stage and tried to please the Rammstein audience.
What I first off consider worth mentioning is the crowd that had appeared in the sold out Markthalle. To be honest, I had expected solely “screech-teens” and their parents like it unfortunately always was the case at previous concerts of The Rasmus. To my positive surprise I, however, could find that since the “Dead letters” tour ... more/mehr
Rea Garvey / Ryan Sheridan / Nick Howard
I had been waiting for a very long time to finally see Rea Garvey, the singer of the band Reamonn, live on stage, it had just never worked out in the past. Therefore no journey would´ve been too far, and this is also what others had had on their minds; fans were standing in front of the venue for several hours, struggling with the ... more/mehr
Since Reamonn had to cancel a show of their "Wish"-Tour, because singer Rea Garvey wasn't able to continue after having a vocal surgery, the expectiations were high, if the old charter would be in the same condition again, afterwards. After all roumor was, if the sympathic irishman would be able at all, to be singing again.
After those early Finnish festival curfews not everybody wants to go to bed that early, therefore Sauna Open Air organisers had arranged an official aftershow party after every festival day at "Jack - The Rooster", this day with a KISS coverband and Reckless Love. From the latter I just know the band name, they seem to have a committed ... more/mehr