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
Honestly, Death Metal is a genre you cannot listen to all the time, and the bands differ only regarding rhythm changes and voice range. And it´s not easy for a DM band, if you don´t want to be labelled as 08/15 clone act.
Deadborn is a band who managed to avoid that and created their own style. Still you could compare them ... more/mehr
This is already Deadlock's third album. They have poured their not so original black metal into 10 tracks, that somehow all sound the same. Don't get me wrong: what Deadlock presents here isn't bad, but somehow after a while it's just pretty unimaginative and uninspired. Most of it you've already heard from ... more/mehr
Deadlock are now presenting their second album published by Lifeforce. And this on is really worth listening to. After a short electronic intro, a real storm is coming out of the PA. Modern Metal as it should be! Really hard, nevertheless groovy and never boring. You can also hear that the guys and the girl have improved their vocals. ... more/mehr
Please note - concept album! DEADLOCK present with their 5th album an interpretation of a contradictional world full of extremes, musically and in their lyrics. This “Bizarro World” is a distorted mirror image of our world, life is determined by a codex that negate everything we would call desirable. Beauty and the pursuit of perfection ... more/mehr
The Project Hate MCMXCIX: Initiation of Blasphemy
What would later become The Project Hate MCMXCIX, started out as Deadmarch a long, long time ago. The debut album of the band of mastermind Lord K. Philipson from 1998, however, has never been published because the master tapes disappeared for mysterious reason, until now… Already back then the band committed itself to the concept ... more/mehr