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CD review BRAINSTORM "Memorial Roots" re-rooted

Veröffentlicht am 8. Oktober 2016 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Heavy Metal, Melodic Metal, Power Metal, News, CD Review

CD review BRAINSTORM "Memorial Roots" re-rooted

(8/10) "Memorial Roots" was and is to date one of Brainstorm's best records. Originally released in October 2009 the longplayer includes highlights such as "Shiva". Since the band was under time pressure while recording this album things went well but...

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Interview with Torsten Ihlenfeld from BRAINSTORM

Veröffentlicht am 27. Januar 2016 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, US Metal, News, Interview

Interview with Torsten Ihlenfeld from BRAINSTORM

Swabian metal command Brainstorm released their newest album "Scary Creatures" a few days ago . This well-crafted metal release got some support by an official release show the band performed in Giengen, Germany. A few kilometers away from their hometown...

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Live review BRAINSTORM/UNDERTOW/STEPFATHER FRED, ..., Giengen, 16.01.2016

Veröffentlicht am 19. Januar 2016 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Undertow, Stepfather Fred, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News, Live Review, Thrash Metal, Doom Metal

Live review BRAINSTORM/UNDERTOW/STEPFATHER FRED, ..., Giengen, 16.01.2016

The whole German winter was green so far and temperatures have been on springly 14 degrees. This changed the day Swabian power metal command Brainstorm invited to the release show of their newest album "Scary Creatures". The whole area was covered by...

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CD review BRAINSTORM "Scary Creatures"

Veröffentlicht am 29. Dezember 2015 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Power Metal, News, CD Review, US Metal, Heavy Metal, Primal Fear

CD review BRAINSTORM "Scary Creatures"

(8/10) New releases of Primal Fear, Axel Rudi Pell and Brainstorm in January. Wow. What a metallic start into the new year. Swabian power metal institution Brainstorm has worked on their next milestone called "Scary Creatures" that will see the light...

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BRAINSTORM release show on 16.01.2016

Veröffentlicht am 12. Dezember 2015 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Undertow, News, Power Metal, Heavy Metal, Thrash Metal, Doom Metal, Tour, Live

BRAINSTORM release show on 16.01.2016

German Brainstorm will play a release show for their upcoming album "Scary creatures" in Giengen/Brenz. Showtime is on Saturday 10.01.2016, supported by the mighty Undertow.

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New video from BRAINSTORM

Veröffentlicht am 4. Dezember 2015 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Undertow, News, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Alternative Metal, Tour

New video from BRAINSTORM

German power metal flagship, Brainstorm, worked hard on their next album. "The World To See" is the first video, taken from the upcoming longplayer called "Scary Creatures". Release date is January 16th, 2016 and the release show will take place in the...

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CD review BOREALIS "Purgatory"

Veröffentlicht am 29. Juni 2015 von Markus W. in Borealis, Brainstorm, Evergrey, News, CD Review, Power Metal, Melodic Metal, Heavy Metal, Kamelot

CD review BOREALIS "Purgatory"

(8/10) Metal from Canada means Annihilator when it comes to thrash, Anvil when it comes to metal and Rush when we talk about prog. Power metal wasn't so far something Canada was famous for. This might change with "Purgatory", the newest release from Boeralis....

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ALESTORM on tour with BRAINSTORM and CRIMSON SHADOW

Veröffentlicht am 21. August 2014 von Markus W. in Alestorm, Brainstorm, Crimson Shadow, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News, Tour

ALESTORM on tour with BRAINSTORM and CRIMSON SHADOW

Alestorm is on tour woth Swabian power metal institution Brainstorm and Crimson Shadow. Seems to be a stormy autumn. Here are the dates:

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Interview with Andy B. Franck from BRAINSTORM

Veröffentlicht am 8. April 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Power Metal, Heavy Metal, News, Interview

Interview with Andy B. Franck from BRAINSTORM

A few days before Brainstorm released their new album "Firesoul" I had the chance to have a chat with singer Andy B. Franck. We talked about the new album, the heaviness of the "Firesoul" and the release shows. It was interesting things Andy had to tell....

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Unique BRAINSTORM tourshirt

Veröffentlicht am 5. April 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Power Metal, Heavy Metal, Tour, News

Unique BRAINSTORM tourshirt

Brainstorm sells during their four show release tour a unique shirt which can be only bough during those four shows. This is how the front looks. Check out the show. There are two more dates to go. Photo: Thomas Wiedenmann German power metal quintet Brainstorm...

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CD review BRAINSTORM "Firesoul"

Veröffentlicht am 23. März 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News, CD Review

CD review BRAINSTORM "Firesoul"

(8/10) It's always a pleasure to listen to a new album from Swabian power metal institution Brainstorm. This has for me mainly two reasons. First of all the band released always excellent records with straight forward heavy metal tracks. Secondly Brainstorm...

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BRAINSTORM tour dates

Veröffentlicht am 23. März 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Bloodhound, Gun Barrel, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News, Tour

BRAINSTORM tour dates

German power metal quintet Brainstorm will play four release shows in April for the new album "Firesoul". There will be also special Merch available during those gigs - as long as the stock lasts. Brainstorm will be supported by Bloodhound and Gun Ba...

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Cover and tracklist from the new BRAINSTORM album

Veröffentlicht am 17. Januar 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Power Metal, News

Cover and tracklist from the new BRAINSTORM album

German power metal maniacs Brainstorm revealed the first details of their coming album called "Firestorm". The release date will be April 4th. Here is the cover of the album and the tracklist: Erased By The Dark... Firesoul Descendants Of The Fire Entering...

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News from BRAINSTORM about album and shows

Veröffentlicht am 8. Januar 2014 von Markus W. in Brainstorm, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News, Tour

News from BRAINSTORM about album and shows

Swabian power metal band Brainstorm is working on their new album. The name will be "Firesoul" and will be released on April 4th via AFM Records. The band planned already 4 gigs in Germany to promote the new album. Here are the dates: 03. April 2014 DE...

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