News Posts

The lineup announcement for the 15th anniversary edition of Hellfest (2020)! Are you excited yet? We sure are! Check which bands have been announced!

Out of nowhere, Graspop just dropped 74 new names for their 25th edition.

Opeth is getting ready to unleash another progressive masterpiece on the world!

Into The Grave wants to give something back and are doing so this year with a free festival day with Opeth as headliner!

Another batch of names for the anniversary line-up of 2019’s Wacken!

Music pioneer Ihsahn is releasing a new album later this year and gives us a taste already now with a video for “Àmr”!

Bierliefhebbers, verenig u en take communion with Opeth!

Album Reviews

Dutch psychedelic rockers Dool search for heaven on earth on their sophomore album ‘Summerland’.

Bloodbath still sounds filthy, morbid and brutal with technical qualities, this is a perfect record for fans of rotten old school death metal!!!

With all the celebration around the 20th anniversary of Emperor’s magnum opus ‘ Anthems of the Welkins at Dusk’ you might almost be forgiven for forgetting that Ihsahn has been running a very successful solo career for more than a decade.

Damnations Day A World Awakens

Damnations Day is on the rise in the glossy world of power & prog

Very heavy and complex music by Finnish prog metal outfit!

Gig Reports

Opeth came to amaze us in Helsinki with a progressive show that had heaps of atmosphere and chill vibes. Not a bad way to spend your Wednesday night!

Photo Reports

Opeth came to amaze us in Helsinki with a progressive show that had heaps of atmosphere and chill vibes. Not a bad way to spend your Wednesday night! See the pics here!

Since last year Finland is yet another big rock and metal event richer. The Rock Fest immediately caught the attention of people all over the country and far beyond those borders with big names like Rammstein and Evanescence gracing the line-up. Despite quite a few obvious flaws and bugs in the organisation, it was an overwhelming succes […]

Interviews

For three years, Tim Tronckoe has been working on a secret project. But with Portraits finally nearing it’s completion, we had the opportunity to ask Tim some questions about his upcoming book.

For three years, Tim Tronckoe has been working on a secret project. But with Portraits finally nearing it’s completion, we had the opportunity to ask Tim some questions about his upcoming book.

A very interesting talk with Frank about his love for (Belgian) beer, the search for good bars wherever they play and the metal beer trend!

Festival Reports

Time to kick off day one of the 12th edition of the coziest metal festival ever, Alcatraz. Who has never been there doesn’t know what he is missing, great vibe, not too much side animation, a party bar El Presidio and some Alcatraz side characters and they added this year a third stage, La Morgue, with […]

Only the 2nd edition of The Rock Fest in Finland and we were in for one hell of a massive event!