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 description on their Facebook site „Some kind of Metal“ seems to fit best to In Case Of Fyr. It´s hard to put them into a certain metal category. Of course, it includes elements of Metalcore, Metal and other genres, which is usually not a bad mix if you are planning to make a breakthrough. “Bitter and Betrayed” is the band´s ... more/mehr
"Define Metal" is the debut album of the German death/black metal formation In Disgrace. Overall, the seven songs are quite convincing and they prove that these five death metals deserve their record deal. The pieces are skilfully arranged and are convincing with their tempo changes and fitting breaks. Especially the drums ... more/mehr
In the year 2005 IN DISGRACE released their first Album ``Define Death`` and earned many overwhelming responses.. In the year 2010 the guys have overcomed many line up changes and lost meanwhile their label contract. But, nevertheless, the new record ``Demon`` is a real killer.
IN DISGRACE do still know how to write up-to-date ... more/mehr
One old path with new weapons could be a fitting motto for the new album of the 5 Swedish jacks. Simply the best of all records thrown together and done is the matured work in the 12 year history of the band. The doublelead runnings of Whoracle time, the folk elements of "Jester Race&", the aggressiveness of "Clayman", ... more/mehr
Indeed some nice ear candy that this small Norwegian Label Aftermath Music offers us here. The Swedish Act In Mourning provide their very impressive debut album. Progressive Melodic Deah Metal of highest quality, and the good thing is – despite their weird sounds that sometimes remind of VoiVod – that they have not forgotten how ... more/mehr