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
Even though Mindstrip are around since 2009 already, they only now release their first EP titled „Beautiful Liar“. And their full-length album, “Polymere”, will be released very soon. Mindstrip are inspired by all kinds of music, which is pretty obvious when you listen to their record. Thus, one is reminded of Eurovision Song Contest ... more/mehr
With „After All“ Mindwise release their second long player. 13 songs which couldn´t be any more different from each other, that´s what the listeners awaits. For those who like it melodic but still rocky this album is definitely a must-have. Singer Crossi shows clearly that vocally, he is capable of many things and he performs the ... more/mehr
The Midnight Spiral
Already with their previous two records, “Why Start Breathing?” and “After All”, the guys hailing from Hannover hit the bull´s eye. And that´s because their sound has a lot to offer. You surely won´t get bored that easily, when listening to their, again, very versatile record, even though it´s a little less versatile than the last ... more/mehr
Love Is For The Fishis
The minimalist Trio Minipli from Luxembourg present us their debut album. Their music is a mix of E-Pop/Electronic-LoFi/DadaPop and some influences from Pop/Rock that have a slight touch of Punk. An extravangant CD with electronic keyboard sounds and harmonic vocals and sound effects that are unusual, e.g. you hear the pouring a ... more/mehr
Up for You & I
Still the spring hasn´t reached the most cities, but the summer lies already on the CD turner and sounds from all boxes. Yes, that is Minor Majority. The eleven predominantly acoustic Pop jewels were recorded in a hut close Swedish border which served two weeks long as the studio. Each piece carries the mind of the listener ... more/mehr