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
Tony Kakko and Henrik Klingenberg talk about the last album "Stones Grow Her Name", their lyrical topics, radical solutions and their mistakes...
(we apologize for the bad audio quality in the beginning of part 1)
The band is travelling the world right now and might drop by near your place, check out the tourdates @ www.sonataarctica.info
SOTAJUMALA - video interview
Thanks to our new cooperation with stalkermusic.com we are able to present the latest video report, an interview with SOTAJUMALA vocalist Mynni Luukkainen, in Finnish with English subtitles. He
enlightens the process of making their "Kuolemanpalvelus" album and shares a few words about the band´s history.
Length: 10:59 min
Reporter: Jaakko Mäntymaa
Cameras: Jaakko Mäntymaa, Markus Rask, Mikko Reinamo
Director & Editor: Markus Rask
STALKERs 1st ANNIVERSARY PARTY - bloody backstage
If STALKER is having a anniversary Party - it's a real one!
Sure that also the musicians were allowed to party before stage, on stage and afterwards. Well here are some unforgettable, uncensored, unexpected, unbelievable backstage moments.
Swallow The Sun Interview
Swallow The Sun - namely Juha, Mikko and Matti - tell us what "living the dream" and being a musician really means, why they better stick to music and don´t start bakery business - and why it´s wise NOT to give the microphone to Juha...
reporter, camera, editing: Stefan Herkenhoff
length 16:20 min