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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

CD-Review: Hardcore Superstar - "C'mon Take On Me"

After a dissapointing album by Crasdhiet, the Sleaze veterans of Hardcore Superstar try to kick some ass with their 9th studio record named, "C'mon Take On Me". Can they restore the greatness of Swedish Sleaze Metal (or how they call it: Street Metal)?

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Timo Tolkki's AVALON - "The Land Of New Hope" hit the stores in May!

Former Stratovarius guitarist Timo Tolkki is doing another solo-project called AVALON. The album is called "The Land Of New Hope - The New Metal Opera" and will feature a conceptional story as well as lots of guest musicians.

Monday, February 25, 2013

CD-Review: Krokus - "Dirty Dynamite"

The Swiss answer to AC/DC is back: Krokus present us their new album "Dirty Dynamite". Is it really that dirty? Let's find out!

Sunday, February 24, 2013

CD-Review: Voodoo Circle - "More Than One Way Home"

Rock "super groups" seem to be in vogue these days. After W.E.T. here is another one: VOODOO CIRCLE, consisting of David Readman (Pink Cream 69), Mat Sinner (Primal Fear, Sinner) and others. Can they keep up with their colleagues from Sweden?

CD-Review: W.E.T. - "Rise Up"

What can I say about W.E.T.? It seems there is no other Melodic Rock band, which is more hyped. Mainly this is due to the well known band members Jeff Scott Soto (Talisman), Robert Sall (Work Of Art) and Erik Martensson (Eclipse). I read some reviews, which say "Rise Up" is a modern classic. I'll check if this is true!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

CD-Review: Helker - "Somewhere In The Circle"

Have you heared of Helker before? No? The press release note promises this is Argentinia's best Heavy Metal band. This raises great expectations. Let's see if Helker can fulfill them or if it's just a typical promo phrase.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

VOODOO CIRCLE on tour in May!

The allstar-rockband VOODOO CIRCLE will hit the roads in May 2013 to support their new album "More Than One Way Home". You can see the tourdates below in the picture.
They also revealed some very interesting support acts: SHAKRA and ECLIPSE will join the band as special guests on stage. Isn't it a great package?

This is the video to the first single, called "Cry For Love":

Sunday, February 10, 2013

COVERED CALL - new album "Impact" out in March!

Covered Call: An expression used in financial circles depicting a picture of Wall Street, big cities, and the frenzy of the stock market. 
Covered Call the band, however, was born in a small carpentry shed in the dark, deep forests of Sweden. The contrast couldn´t be greater between the band and their name.

Friday, February 8, 2013

NEONFLY - more information about the new album!

The UK-rockers Neonfly will start to record their second album on April 1 at Hofa studios in Karlsdorf, Germany. Dennis Ward (Pink Cream 69, Unisonic) will be the producer. Neonfly are excited to work with him. Ward produced lots of great bands in the last 20 years: Krokus, Bob Catley, Primal Fear, Elvenking ... just to name a few.

Friday, February 1, 2013

CD-Review: Pink Cream 69 - "Ceremonial"

It took them six long years, but now it's finally there: the new Pink Cream 69 album "Ceremonial". Let's see if it was worth the wait!