29-06-2019 Tuska festival
Location: Suvilahti, Helsinki (Finland)By: Aoife Towell and Sabine van Gameren
Location: Suvilahti, Helsinki (Finland)By: Aoife Towell and Sabine van Gameren Tuska did some radical changes this year, the entry moved to another side, the layout was somewhat different. It was only 18+ except for the sunday where there was a kids program introduced. Not all worked out well persé but Tuska proved a fast learning organization […]
Location: Virgin Oil, Helsinki (Finland) While we are working on the huge Tuska report covering over 40 bands we will give a bit of a teaser of what has been going on, because Tuska also has afterparties. And those afterparties can be quite notorious, seeing acts that are about to grow big.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Supports: Krisiun, Diabolical, Dead Shape FigureLocation: Tapper Klubi, TallinnBy: Nilla Meri In Estonia, we are not always so lucky to have abundance of good metal gigs. Bands often skip this little Baltic country and perform on the other side of the shore (Finland) instead. Therefore, many metalheads like myself are used to travel for hours […]