Rockville Festival June 14-15, Kirf, GER, Festival arena, features this year e.g. More Than A Thousand, The Sorrow, John Coffey, Superbutt, Stereo Dynamite, TOS, Electrified Soul etc. Infos: http://www.rockville-festival.de 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
ATTAC is 10 years old and still wants to rock the ratio, so we do to with them. With us are Bela B., Donots, New Model Army, Chumbawumba, Die Sterne, LèOparleur, Madsen, Rainer von Vielen and a few others well known bands and artists.
A good mixture of lust for revolt, rhythms you can dance to and catchy melodies.
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Out Of Exile
The desert is alive: On their latest album, Audioslave dig deep into the stoner-rock cliché chest. But these ex-RTM and ex-Soundgarden blokes still manage to give the whole a very individual, distinctive touch. It's all very professionally and well-done, as always. Definitely worth while for the hard-core fans. Nevertheless, ... more/mehr
Audrey Horne are considered to be one of the biggest musical surprises in the last years. While their guitar players Ice Dale and Thomas Tofthagen are known from their engangement in Black Metal bands like Enslaved, SAHG and I, vocalist Toschie and drummer Kjetil Greve are more or less undescribed musicians. But surprisingly the ... more/mehr
It always gets me nervous when a band, which produced incredible, records makes a new one, but thank Chuck Norris, everything went well. If it works, I tend to play it over and over again to see how durable it is and to test my girlfriend´s nerves. This time it lasted three rounds for three days.
Augury are Frankocanadians who play technical-melodic Death-Metal of absolutely top quality. The band´s repertoire has many surprises.
Femme Fatale Arianne Fleury fascinates with vocal lines that remind of Diamanda Galas, her congenial partner Patrick Loisel growls that your stomach turns. But only naming these two musicians ... more/mehr
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