Paul Epic – South of Heaven, North of Hell
Release date: 28-03-2008, Label: Beeshive Records By: Nina Mende Paul Epic is an apt name for someone whose journey has seen him push his physical extremes to explore his emotional ones.
Release date: 07-03-2008, Label: Universal By: Nina Mende Heavy music and pained lyrics go together like cake and ice cream, and Belton, Texas quintet, Flyleaf, aren’t about to break with tradition. But while many loud rockers reopen old wounds by singing about their broken homes and broken hearts, Flyleaf confront past […]
Release date: 03-03-2008; Label: Napalm Records By: Elvira Visser Draconian is a gothic doom metal band from Sweden. The band started out as “Kerberos” in 1994, founded by Johan Ericson (drums and vocals), Jesper Stolpe (bass and vocals) and Andy Hindenäs (guitar). They started as a death metal band, quite melodic with black metal influences. […]
Release date: 24-11-2007 By: Sabine van Gameren K[Nine] is a band from Norway, starting a two man formation in 2001. In the years some persons were added to the line up, released two demo’s and now they released their EP “Dead World’s Poetry”.
Release date: 2007 By: Sabine van Gameren Late Autumn is a band founded in autumn 2003. In 2005 the band started playing gigs and working on an album. The four German guys created typical dark gothic rock. I would like to mention the sound of Tiamat and Type O Negative as bands […]
Release date: end 2007 By: Sabine van Gameren Perfektor is one of the bands I met at the Emergenza festival of 24-01-2008. Perfektor is a band which started with the idea to fill up the lack of thrash metal in their area. The band had quite some changes in the line up but […]
Release date: 20-11-2007; Label: Candlelight Records By: Sabine van Gameren The Foreshadowing is a gothic/doom metal band from Rome, Italy. The band is founded by Alessandro Pace, also known under the name Alex Vega of the band Dope Stars Inc. “Days of Nothing” is their debut album.
Release date: 05-02-2008, Label: Hellcats By: Nina Mende From virtual unknowns to stars of the Warped Tour and stadiums across Europe, HorrorPops have thrived on the strength of great songwriting, remarkable intuition, a jaw-dropping live experience and a willingness to explore an array of styles. Be it new wave, punk, surf, […]
Release date: 04-02-2007, Label: SPV By: Nina Mende In the year 2007 Sven Friedrich, the singer of Zeraphine and the legendary Dreadful Shadows, brought his solo project Solar Fake into being. Here, the charismatic front man, who is mentioned in several lexica and reference books as the outrider for the combination […]
Release date: 05-02-2008; Label: Metropolis Records By: Petra Ghuijs “December 21, 2012. The Earth faced the greatest catastrophe the world has ever seen: total extinction. While most withdraw into huddled masses, many flock to Chichen Itza near Valladolid in Mexico for what would be the last über death fest, Oktötenfest 2012. The […]