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
Heinolan Valot Pääkonsertti: Before The Dawn / Entwine
In Summer the festival fever is present all over Finland. And Metalheads, you better check out the smaller ones, too, because not far from Helsinki you might get a chance to see bands who do not play that many live shows.
Heinola near Lahti offered “Lights of Heinola” for the fourth time, with many concerts in various city ... more/mehr
A nice thing! The Hellacopters once again delivered a solid show, and this although their keyboarder had some problems to defend his instrument.
The Molotow is not very big, and maybe it would have been possible to choose a bit bigger venue, as it was more than sold out, which resulted in that all the time someone ... more/mehr
Hellcity Punks / Over Body Free
This review is incredibly hard to write as the sound in the venue, Headcrash, was utterly horrible. Furthermore, the personnel working there gave a heads up that there may not be that many people in the audience. This was quite reasonable, as it was a Wednesday and both bands were more or less unknown in Hamburg. In the end, the ... more/mehr
Hellcity Punks / Vanity Ink
One of those band who has a very good reputation in their Finnish home country but haven´t quite made it to the top yet: Vanity Ink. Live the act fronted by Annabella always offers a nice party package, and also this time they got the Semifinal boiling within seconds.
Heavy rumbling Rock´n´Roll and a lot of fun, ... more/mehr
Helldorado celebrate their „Director’s Cut“ in the Berlin Tränenpalast.
The Norwegian Surf-Punk-Band presents their record and starts a European tour
„ Burning Sun in the neck and dry sand between our teeth“ we would feel, if Helldorado play in Tarantino-Style the announcement promised.