Sunday is the new Saturday, a friend told me a short while ago. He seems to be right, as we end up at a concert every Sunday afternoon. Today the gates of our local venue Willemeen in Arnhem opened for the devastating package of Archgoat, Bölzer, Svartidauði and Eggs of Gomorrh.. Read it all here!
It’s been over 2,5 years since Satyricon last toured Europe, but now they are back to promote their latest release Deep Calleth Upon Deep, that came out just two days before the start of the tour. We visited the second show of the tour, which took place in Turock, Essen. Read all about that here
Enslaved, a band that is perhaps the most condensed version of Norwegian metal, have made it all: black, Viking and progressive metal. Putting a style to their latest releases (Axioma Ethica Odini, RIITTIIR and In Times) is bit beyond me, the genre Enslaved (to) Metal should be introduced here. With E, the (co) flag bearers […]
What better way than to end a week filled with concerts, with one last gig? This Sunday evening we headed over to the town of Apeldoorn (NL), where Belphegor, Enthroned, Svart Crown, Nervechaos and Antropomorphia would set the night sky ablaze with blasphemous songs and satanic chants.. Read all of it here!
Vuur. It’s the Dutch word for fire. This could very well be a link to Anneke van Giersbergen’s fire red hair, but it stands for so much more. Is this new project on fire though? Some of you might know Anneke van Giersbergen from one of her many projects. May it be her solo work, […]
Fast forwarding a few years and we’re Party San Open Air 2017, August. Forecast wasn’t so nice, with rain showers for a few days, but what’s good about the new location is that even if it does rain (and at a certain point it was kiiiiiinda heavy raining), it doesn’t get as muddy as others […]
Interview VUUR – Anneke van Giersbergen: ‘Making this heavy, prog record had to be now or never’. Anneke van Giersbergen’s new metal band VUUR is about to launch its debut record In This Moment We Are Free – Cities. We spoke with Anneke about the start of the band, the first shows, the theme Cities […]
The mighty Satyricon have been confirmed for Inferno Metal Festival 2018! Satyricon has been one of the leading bands within Norwegian black metal for more than two decades. With a brand new album out Satyricon keeps their flames going strong and expect nothing but the best when the band enters the stage at Inferno Metal […]
Sunday the 24rd of September brought us Der Weg Einer Freiheit, including supporting acts Regarde les Hommes Tomber and Black Anvil in the Baroeg (NL, Rotterdam). As free will is just an illusion, I of course could not resist also visiting their show in Nijmegen, a bit closer to home. Limiting Meiner Freiheit and only […]
On a Thursday night, Dutchies from Arnhem and around painted their faces in war colors, took up their arms and marched to the venue Luxor Live, where the ‘Two Paths’-package of Wolfheart, Skyclad and Ensiferum would turn this regular weekday into a night to remember.. Read all of it here!