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
YOU GOT STALKED: Hellhounds-Tour 2009 - TIAMAT / THE 69 EYES /AVA INFERI / STROMMOUSSHELD / STONEMAN
Hamburg, Krakau, Pratteln
STALKER did it again: thanks to the dedication of several reporters, we could keep an eye on a top-act-tour traveling through several European countries...
The European tour of the gothic-metal-legend TIAMAT started with some problems: originally the bands Novembre and Scream Silence should join the tour, too, ... more/mehr
YOU GOT STALKED: Amorphis / Swallow The Sun / Insomnium
Pratteln, Saarbrücken, Helsinki
Again STALKER managed to follow a band, in this case a whole band package, through Europe. Here you can find out how the Finns pulled off their shows in Switzerland, Germany and on their home grounds ...
SWITZERLAND: An evening with some of the best Metal bands from the North, could it be any better? Some hours ... more/mehr
YOU GOT STALKED: Apocalyptica | Livingston
Wien, Hamburg, Esch
A Finnish band is once again the one to be observed by STALKER a bit more closely, during their EU tour at three venues in three different countries (Austria, Germany and Luxembourg) - namely the world´s heaviest Cello ensemble Apocalyptica.
Austria: Wien „Bank Austria“ - Halle Gasometer, 19 Oct 2010 From 8:00 ... more/mehr
YOU GOT STALKED: Avantasia - The Mystery of Time Tour
Pratteln & Oberhausen
Although in 2010 it should have been the last Avantasia Tour, Mastermind Tobias Sammet has put it all together once again and released another musical masterpiece with many new guest musicians: „The Mystery of Time“ topped the charts in many countries and in Germany it even reached #2. The tour seems to be a huge success even now. ... more/mehr
YOU GOT STALKED: Forging Europe Tour - Amorphis/ Before The Dawn/ Amoral
Graz, Pratteln, Andernach, Essen, Helsinki
OOOPS we did it again - we managed to get the STALKER crew following the tracks of a high profile band package that set out to a „Forging Europe“ mission. Their tour-set off show in Helsinki was a big success, as you can find out here - also ... more/mehr