Tonight marked an evening with a first love. No, not a reunion with a handsome, long-haired metal man, but a visit to a show of one of the bands in my ‘metal start-up package’. Stepping into metal, Dutch symphonic metallers Epica have functioned as a guide of sorts. Now – an X amount of years […]
FortaRock has become a must go-to festival for many Dutch metal and rock fans, as the festival always manages to get varied line-up, which features classic bands such as Megadeth and Disturbed, the trending, such as Babymetal and Gojira, the young such as EVRA and Avatar and the dark ones, like Dark Funeral and Abbath. […]
A few months ago, Powerwolf released their latest album ‘Blessed and Possessed’, and they are celebrating this now with their Wolfsnachte 2015 tour. October 4th the tour visited Nijmegen and of course we had to come and take a look. Read about that here
The Norwegian metal legend Satyricon embarked on an European tour in April, 2015. The kick off show took place in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Upon entering the venue, the crowd was locked out of the hall where the bands would play this evening.. Read all!
To celebrate and promote their new album Venereal Dawn, Dark Fortress went on a tour through Europe this Fall. They brought support bands Secrets Of The Moon and Schammasch with them. On October 21st, the tour visited Nijmegen for their only Dutch show, and of course we were present..Read here about that!
After Fortarock’s XL edition last year, many metal fans were anxious to see how this year’s edition of the festival would turn out. The line-up featured a bunch of legendary bands that everybody knows and enjoys, like Iron Maiden and Slayer. The people with a yearning for straightforward rock could also enjoy Vandenberg’s Moonkings, Alter […]
This year was already the 5th year of existence of Fortarock the Festival. The organization decided to celebrate this happening with an XL edition of the feWhen the first bands were announced I was a bit hesitant about how this was going to turn out, because it didn’t look like a line-up that would have […]