20/21-07-2019 Amphi Festival
Location: Tanzbrunnen, Cologne (Germany)Report by: Basak GünelPhotos by: Heavy Harlequin
Support: KavrilaLocation: Molotow, HamburgBy: Basak GünelPhotos by: Heavy Harlequin Hamburg was in for a nice treat on a Friday evening as the Swedish band Monolord paid a visit to Molotow to deliver the fans some fine stoner doom rock. Our evening started with the German doom/punk act Kavrila. This was actually our second time seeing […]
Label: Svart RecordsReleasedate: 07-06-2019 Jess By The Lake is the solo project of the multi-talented Jasmin Saarela, whom some of you know as the amazing frontwoman from Jess and the Ancient Ones. The project posted some teasers here and there of a debut album and so here comes “Under The Red Light Shine”.
Supports: Cellar Darling, WheelLocation: Gruenspan, HamburgBy: Basak GünelPhotos by: Heavy Harlequin After a long hiatus/break, the swedish masters of the doom and gloom Katatonia were back to celebrate the 10th year anniversary of one of their masterpieces, “Night Is The New Day” album. The evening started with the Finnish/English prog rock act, Wheel. The band released […]
Label: Svart RecordsReleasedate: 05-04-2019 Waste of Space Orchestra is the beautiful child born through a collaboration of the two bands Dark Buddha Rising and Oranssi Pazuzu. This project was originally planned as a concept piece for Roadburn Festival last year, and included ten musicians onstage plus an original video equipment designed to tell a parallel […]
Featured Bands: Heidevolk, Týr, DalriadaLocation: Indra Club 64By: Basak GünelPhotos By: Heavy Harlequin Hamburg was in for a nice treat full of pagan metal as the famous Indra Club 64 welcomed Heidevolk and Týr as part of their co-headlining tour. The evening started with Dalriada from Hungary. One can maybe say that the sound is […]
Label: TrollZorn RecordsReleasedate: 26-04-2019 Istapp is one of the few names that comes to mind when we talk about melodic black metal. Formed in 2005, these Swedes have always managed to bring the winter with each release. After a 4-year of silence, they are back with “The Insidious Star”.
Support: Transport LeagueLocation: LOGO, HamburgBy: Basak GünelPhotos by: Heavy Harlequin The doom and gloom was upon Hamburg as the American doom/stoner masters A Pale Horse Named Death were summoned to LOGO in Hamburg. The evening started with the Swedish heavy metallers Transport League from Gothenburg. The band has an interesting story as they have been […]
Support: TØLKE Location: Zollkantine, BremenBy: Basak GünelPhotos by: Heavy Harlequin Bremen was in for a nice psychedelic treat for the Swedish psych rock act MaidaVale as part of their European tour. This show also happened to be the last gig of their tour, making it a rather special one. The evening started with TØLKE. The […]
Label: Nuclear BlastReleasedate: 08-03-2019 Children of Bodom needs no introduction. Formed in 1993, the band has been going strong. After a 4-year break, the hate crew is finally back with the brand new release “Hexed”. This is the first album without the now-former guitarist Roope Latvala. The band apparently composed the album as a four-piece […]