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
„Contemporary Primal Caveman Death Metal“ that´s how Goat The Head, hailing from Norway, describe their music. From that you could assume two things: They are clad in fur – check! And the whole thing is equipped with a lot of humour – check!
But that´s not to the bad. After their 2007 debut Simian Supremacy and the Neander ... more/mehr
Yeah! Rümpelfix rides again! This time he is named GOATHOLOCAUST and plays sub-quality Black Metal. Drooling feedback guitars, sticky drums that vary too much in recording level as well as timing, an extremely evil singer and a bass that sticks out because it´s not there. Yet there is something pleasing the eye: The frontcover shows ... more/mehr
Erset La Tari
Once again a contribution in the category „this cannot be real“. Well, it is, and it´s called Death Industrial Ambient or Lo-Fi Black Metal. The Russians Goatpsalm recorded this album named Erset La Tari which was released by the British label Aesthetic Death. You get to hear three songs with the beautiful names „Utuk Xul“, „Bab ... more/mehr
God Among Insects
GOD AMONG INSECTS are Death Metal, brutal Swedish Old School Death! Those 10 acoustic demolition hammers grind through your ears, sometimes in hyper blast speed, sometimes midtempo. Great, this is how Death Metal is supposed to sound like! Checking out the GAI members it´s no wonder that this CD convinces totally: In the band are ... more/mehr
Like before, GOD DETHRONED do not need to prove their skills. The play as fast as they want to. And this is (mostly) not fast. But they never came to the point of monotony of average Death Metal. They also get the groove that other bands are missing, who focus too much on truth and senseless razor-sounds.
It seems to me GOD ... more/mehr