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
Lola Angst is an Electro-project by Alexander Goldmann (Kamikaze52 / Feeling B) and Reiner Schirner (Blind Passangers). Those two sound-fetishists create dark diversified Electro on their debut album that even has catchy qualities (u.a. The Council of Love, King of the Mad, Am I Dead). You can easily dance to those straight songs, ... more/mehr
London After Midnight
Violent Acts of Beauty
In the 90s London After Midnight released "Selected Scenes from the End of the World" and "Psycho Magnet", two albums that are nowadays must-have classics in the collection of every Gothic listener. Irresistible melodies, sophisticated lyrics and of course the outstanding and distinctive voice of singer and mastermind Sean Brennan ... more/mehr
Long Distance Calling
Avoid the Light
This is courage! A band not giving a damn about pop schemes: no stupid arrangements, no time limits and no trendy shit. This is courage that might pay off, yet might also fail!
``Avoid the Light`` is the second full length album for Long Distance Calling and it is again almost only instrumental. Only `The Nearing Grave`, ... more/mehr
Lord Bishop Rocks
Lord Bishop hails from New York and he apparently likes to rock in his free time – for example in a recording studio somewhere in Hungary. This session resulted in a few “dirty jams” that can be best described as funk and blues with some more rock-y elements. And like a real bishop the lord preaches in his “do-gooder” songs about ... more/mehr
LORD OF THE LOST
The music of the Hamburg-based band "Lord Of The Lost" burnes already on its MySpace page concise and catchy to the ear. This band of the singer and guitarist Chris Harms has the ability to draw on familiar sounds of known groups and to catalyze these by their own talent into a process which creates a new product of ideas to spread ... more/mehr