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
Bokor offer with “Anomia 1” a debut album which is really – just as promised in the band information sheet – hardly put into a genre.
This makes the whole thing not worse, but surely more interesting. Already the opener “Crawl – The Sermons And Dreams Of John Duncan Thunstall” is unbelievably variable. There are melancholic ... more/mehr
Those Once Loyal
Attention! After almost 4 years the tracks are oiled, the magazine loaded and the war machine from Great Britain rumbles again merciless everything down what stands in their way. And absolutely nothing has changed, besides the change back on the mic. A relentless sound wall with killer riffs and fat rhythm section that do nothing ... more/mehr
Psychosomatic. That´s the word! There´s no other way to explain that right after I put the CD on I perceive a slightly sweet odour in my living room. Here a whole whiff of THC-tinged smoke pours out of my speakers. The corresponding background music to it comes from the CD. Deep lava riffs that also could come from Toni Iommi´s plastic ... more/mehr
From Zero To One
Honestly: who hears these days something from the field of Indie Rock has heard everything appreciable before, hasn’t he?
Combined with some autonomy and dominating riffs the sauce of Boolfight is complete. The guys come up with 11 songs which groove along, just a little bit inelastic. It is not that the French set a new ... more/mehr
Me Think Ok!
17 Songs in hardly 37 minutes (!) - that's a warning in and of itself. It offers: garage sound in general, particularly the sound quality, and then a little bit of everything; from blues to speed rock to ballads. None of this really works, and to top it off they try to sound like The Velvet Underground, which is rather a crime... ... more/mehr