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
The six finish DAMN SEAGULLS have made a great third record. HUNTING SEASON offers a lot of melodies, Indie sound, Pop-atmosphere and the punky and dirty voice of their singer whichmakes their tracks a little dirty too.
HUNTING SEASON sounds downright good and sets the band apart from all the mainstream-indie-crap. The guys rock ... more/mehr
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The first riffs of Damnzal, the album of the Australian band with the same name, immediately make me smile. Dirty Girl Rock´n´Roll with a portion of Punk Attitude, music for partying and singing-along. You cannot overhear the influences from 70s Glam and Hardrock, but the groove comes from the dirty Punk part. Most songs are not ... more/mehr
Dan Band, The
If you saw the block buster Starsky & Hutch or the cult film Old School, you may remember the band that played in those films. Yes, that was The Dan Band! Finally they are releasing their first album and it's already a live album. They play excellent versions of songs from bands like ABBA, Alanis Morrisette, Patti Labelle and Cher ... more/mehr
No Fear 2 Bleed
There is some more to be found in the city of love, besides the Eiffel tower, and the Hardcoreband Danforth proves that. Their grim HxC sound was born in the streets of Paris, their compositions are a mix of Hardcore and French HipHop. Especially the lyrics focus on this typical French HipHop rhyming. The mixture of fast guitars, ... more/mehr
Shades Of July
Danja Atari, winner of the Informatikstar award 2006, is an independent young woman who created her own musical style, something between Electro and Hip Hop. The multi cultural singer expresses both her French-Tunisian roots and the typical sounds of central German „Ruhrpott“ area in her music. A little bit Chanson, a bit Spoken ... more/mehr