Oriental Metal band Orphaned Land just released their sixth full length album, Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs, last week. It took the band five years to complete it, and those were five years well spent. Being a Middle East junkie I think first time I heard of this band was somewhere in the Mabool-era. I […]
Just a bit over half a year after their show in Eindhoven, Blind Guardian visited The Netherlands again. With support act Orphaned Land, the line up is exactly the same, yet the stage this time was the Tivoli: Ronda. Read all about that show here
What is the last place you’d expect a metal head to spend their free Thursday evening at? That’s right: a church. Still, yours truly found herself at the Christuskirche in Bochum to attend the acoustic show of Israeli metal band Orphaned Land and their support acts Stimmgewalt and Molllust from Germany.. Read all!
Saturday, the 8th of November 2014 we travelled down the road to Apeldoorn to visit the 7th edition of the Brainstorm festival. Even though this festival exists for quite some years already, it was the first time we attended. Previously this festival was divided over two different days, but this year the organization decided to […]
09-06-14 – Once in a while you get an opportunity to attend a very special concert. Tonight I had that chance in Utrecht. Inside a synagoge, the MerkAz, Orphaned Land would play an acoustic set. Not only was I drawn to this concert because of the acoustic vibe, but also the special location. How often […]
09-11-2013 – In support of their latest release, All Is One, Orphaned Land has been touring for two months straight. We met up with guitarist Chen Balbus and bass player Uri Zelha at the show in Apeldoorn (NL), to talk about the band, making a difference and their daily life.. Read all!
‘All Is One,’ the title of the latest record and also the message that Orphaned Land wants to convey. The Israeli group aspires to unify people of different religions and ideologies in the Middle East and put an end to the ongoing conflicts. All Is One is not different in that regard, but the new […]