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
Thursday, 20th September 2012 Unfortunately none of us was there on Thursday, but what we heard was that the Markthalle was full and the program was taken in very well. Over 3000 visitors enjoyed the lectures, workshops, and concerts. We can at least surely say that this was the case in the following two days.
Heidenfest 2010: Twilight of the Gods / Ensiferum / Equilibrium/ Swashbuckle/ Heidevolk
After having a break to recover from a demanding summer festival season, I went once again to Z7 club: The annual Heidenfest arrived at Switzerland, offering the creme-de-la-creme of Pagan Metal to Pagan music fans.
More photos in the gallery, link in the header!
Heidevolk from Netherlands, ... more/mehr
HEIDENWAHNFESTIVAL 2010 - WÖLFE EROBERN DIE STEIERMARK
Despite snow chaos, Heidenwahn Festival took place (despite snow chaos) for the first time in Deutschlandsberg, Austria, Lassnitzhaus, with bands like VARG, NEGURA BUNGET, MINAS MORGUL etc.
Organizer Martina Panzenbäck Blood Red Horizon (also ´Bloodred Horizon Records´ which was founded in 2004 and featuring Black-, Pagan-, ... more/mehr
Hell Over Vellach: Debauchery | Madog | Avenging Angels | Hop U Rot | Hawkstone | Shadowcry
Despite headaches from the event in Villach the previous day I went to Hell Over Vellach near Mallnitz, Austria. A few bands like Hope U Rot (HUR) or Hawkstone were at the venue which gave the opportunity for a chat. What a surprise, also HUR´s Kathe suffered from headaches. I would have been evil not to offer him some Asprin. Even ... more/mehr
When in Hellcity, Finland, or more specifically in Gloria Club, another Hellcityfest takes place with some well known and some less well-known bands, who stand for dirty Rock´n´Roll, takes place, surely STALKER has to be there, too...
Dirty Licks More photos in the gallery, link above!
came ... more/mehr