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
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
It took a while until this album surfaced to the public –, "Elite", was recorded in May 2010 in Gothenburg, the hometown of this Swedish quintet, and mixed by Jonas Kjellgren (Scar Symmetry). A music video was released in April 2011 for the song "Fortified", also featured on Elite, which definitely didn´t make this long wait easier ... more/mehr
How To Become A Ghost
If bands like Sunny Day Real Estate, Hey Mercedes and Texas Is The Reason mean anything to you, then you should definitely listen to he new Dear Diary CD. It was produced by Guido Lucas (Donots, Pale, Yage). The music is played very simply and plainly. But this is absolutely not a bad thing. They are simple songs performed very emotionally. ... more/mehr
Death Before Dishonor
Better Ways To Die
Where other bands take the blinkers off, DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR take them on. At “Better Ways To Die” not a single step on the sidewalk is taken. DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR do what the name promises, so they try to do everything to make heavy music without taking a breath. They serve us Metalcore in the vein of AGNOSTIC FRONT. And it works ... more/mehr
Death By Dawn
One Hand One Food... And A Lot Of Teeth
The former Pestilence frontman returns with his new band Death By Dawn which offers a mix of well-played punk, thrash and death metal. There is no hidding of influences here as each member brings something to the table to make this sound as true as possible. Even though nothing new is being played or said here and the only things ... more/mehr