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
Sathorys Elenorth and Lady Nott from Spain represent their third CD, which can’t be darker about one of the most terrifying accidents from the recent history: the catastrophe of Chernobyl, 26th April 1986; figuratively about the apocalypse itself - precipitated by the sin of presumptuousness - about the last days before a coming ... more/mehr
Satan`s Soldier Syndicate
For quite a while Desaster have been praised by colleagues from other Metal magazines, talking of Old School maniacs who are on one hand still deep in the underground and on the other hand produce great albums. Honestly, I see things differently, at least concerning the music. Those neck breakers created by this German band are quite ... more/mehr
Descendants of Cain
The Tao of Wisdom and Misery
This British band has their roots in the late 90s, when they made their mark in the “Gothic” Electronic music scene. Now the band present a fresh line-up, a new label and an exciting fifth album that is a must for genre-fans, and even Metalheads can give that one a try. Following the “traditional Goth” sound that became well-known ... more/mehr
Desert Sun, the name already sounds like that – and indeed, the four Germans are devoted to Stoner Rock. Thanksgod, they don´t drift off in psychedelic trips or extended feedback origies, but they write real songs. And good ones, too. A bit of Ethno, sounds of a Sitar mix with straight forward Rock – that means, this band rather ... more/mehr
Party, Love & Tragedy
Unpacking this record I was a bit shocked, as a Rock fan, and the first thought was – what is this? It´s a Rock/Punk Band and there´s a Kitsch pink birthday cake that Paris Hilton would have enjoyed. The second thought – hopefully it doesn´t sound like that. Luckily there was a nice surprise, the music of Destination Anywhere isn´t ... more/mehr
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