Wacken Open Air 2014

July 30th – August 2nd Wacken, Germany Review by: Laetitia (L), Rob (R)and Ingrid(I) Pictures by: Ingrid and Laetitia Wacken Open Air, the biggest metal festival in the world, where thousands of More »


Report: A Day with Purest of Pain

Wacken Open Air (Germany) 30-07-2014 By Laetitia en Ingrid Chances are that you’ve heard of the Wacken Metal Battle (MB) and that you are aware of the band representing your country. The More »


Dokk’em Open Air 2014

Dokkum, The Netherlands 21/06/14 The best festivals are the smallest. The atmosphere is great, the drinks almost payable and they are able to give the fans a line-up that is worth their More »


Rock Hard Festival 2014

6-8 June 2014 Amphitheatre, Gelsenkirchen (GER) Review by: Tabitha, Ingrid and Joyce Pictures by: Ingrid Back at the Amphitheatre at last! It’s been ofcourse just one year since metal-exposure last visited the More »

Myrkur: “It could be made by a dog: it doesn’t really matter”

04-09-2014- The name Myrkur has been buzzing in the black metal scene for a while now. Aside from having produced a killer debut EP, this one-woman-band from Denmark, has been the topic of debates regarding her identity and being a woman in a male-dominated genre. Metal-Exposure discussed these subjects with Myrkur in an interview: “It has become some sort of gimmick for the readers, which was not my intention.”.. Read the entire interview!

Into the Grave 2014

Just two weeks after the heavy Stonehenge Festival, I was sent out to Leeuwarden, all the way in the north of The Netherlands, to check out Into the Grave. Into the Grave lends its name because of the place where it’s held. In the middle of Leeuwarden, there used to be a cemetary, named the Oldehoofsterkerkhof. Now it’s just a plaza next to a church.. Read all!

Stonehenge 2014

On the 26th of July, in a small town called Steenwijk, The Netherlands, the 20th anniversary of Stonehenge Festival was held. This festival focuses on the heavier side of metal, with bands like Fleshgod Apocalypse, Immolation and Obituary.. Read the report!

Dictated – album release show

Dutch death metal formation Dictated recently released its second record, The Deceived, via Metalblade. Tonight in Simplon, one of the two albums release shows takes place. So, with new material and a new line-up (including God Dethroned’s front man Henri Sattler and drummer Michiel van der Plicht) Dictated is ready to take on anything.. Read all!

Wacken Open Air 2014

Wacken Open Air, the biggest metal festival in the world, where thousands of metal lovers from all over the world gather, to once again have the time of their life. This year marks the 25th year of existence for Wacken Open Air; so even more a reason to bang your heads, put those horns in the air and buy a beer or two (or more ;) ).

Sold out in only two days, the hopes were high, as were the temperatures these days, because one thing is for sure: Wacken Open Air 2014 definitely was one of the hottest and surely one of the dustiest editions we know.
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