Simplon, Groningen, 6 April 2019 Words and pictures by Wouter Just before Easter, your traveling troupe at Metal-Exposure.com drove North, to the town of Groningen. Besides fresh air, Eierballen and the Martini tower, this city hosted the fifth edition of Grunn’t on the 6th of April 2019. A yearly local metal festival, held at the […]
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 […]
27/03/14 – Vera, Groningen (NL) – What do you do when the month has been uncommonly warm, there are little lambs gambolling around everywhere and you feel like your soul is just not as black as it used to be, like in winter? Yes, find a black metal concert. Luckily for yours truly this was […]
Impaled Northern Moonforest ridicules trve, grim and frostbitten black metal with simple noise. The Dutch group Blaas of Glory (a brass ensemble) covers rock classics dressed up as caricatures of rock heroes. Thus, satire in metal is nothing new. None of these groups as loved as Los Angeles Glamrockers Steel Panther however. In Groningen they […]
It’s bold to state to metal fans that you are capable of ‘making your beer taste even better’! The band members from Destitution bravely proclaim it anyway. These guys from Groningen decided to form a band in 2007 when they discovered several mutual interests: pizza, beer and more importantly, thrash metal.. Read all!