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Live report CIVIL WAR / NIGHTMARE / ATHANASIA, Gebr. de Nobel, Leiden, 28.04.2017

Veröffentlicht am 30. April 2017 von Markus W. in Civil War, Nightmare, Athanasia, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Live, Live Review, News, AFM, Napalm Records, Gebr. de Nobel

Live report CIVIL WAR / NIGHTMARE / ATHANASIA, Gebr. de Nobel, Leiden, 28.04.2017

I’m not sure if it was due to the fact that ‚Kings Day’, a bank holiday in Holland that goes along with a big party in orange, was the reason for the smaller of two rooms in Gebr. de Nobel not being really over crowded that night. Could also be due to...

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CD review CIVIL WAR "The Last Full Measure"

Veröffentlicht am 29. Oktober 2016 von Markus W. in Civil War, News, Power Metal, Heavy Metal, Hardrock, Melodic Metal, CD Review

CD review CIVIL WAR "The Last Full Measure"

(7/10) That fact that Civil War started as band with former Sabaton founding members is a well-known fact. And that they do have with Nils Patrik Johansson a singer that fits in an excellent way to powerful metal tracks isn't new either. And eventhough...

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Tour dates and new video from CIVIL WAR

Veröffentlicht am 24. Oktober 2015 von Markus W. in Civil War, Sabaton, News, Tour, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Hardrock, Melodic Metal

Tour dates and new video from CIVIL WAR

This breathtaking six-piece features former members of Sabaton and Astral Doors and stands for galloping heavy metal riffs that melt into epically sweeping melody lines! Just in time for their upcoming shows with their label mates in POWERWOLF starting...

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Several tour dates in Europe and North America

Veröffentlicht am 13. Mai 2015 von Markus W. in Kamelot, Coal Chamber, Zodiac, Tour, News, Moonspell, Powerwolf, Civil War

Several tour dates in Europe and North America

KAMELOT North American Tour 5/14: San Francisco, CA @ Regency Center 5/15: Anaheim, CA @ City National Grove 5/16: Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee 5/18: Denver, CO @ Ogden Theater 5/20: Austin, TX @ Emo’s 5/21: New Orleans, LA @ New Orleans Civic Theater 5/22:...

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CD review CIVIL WAR "Gods and generals"

Veröffentlicht am 5. Mai 2015 von Markus W. in Civil War, Sabaton, News, CD Review, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Melodic Metal

CD review CIVIL WAR "Gods and generals"

(7/10) When four musicians leave a band it's often the end of the same. Not in the case of Sabaton. Four band members left in 2012 and started a new group called Civil War, while Sabaton was continuing the success-story. In the meantime Oskar Montelius...

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POWERWOLF on tour in autumn

Veröffentlicht am 12. April 2015 von Markus W. in Powerwolf, Orden Organ, Xandria, Civil War, Power Metal, Heavy Metal, Symphonic Metal, Tour, News

POWERWOLF on tour in autumn

Powerwolf have just finished the mix of their upcoming album "Blessed and possessed" at Studio Fredman, with Fredrik Nordström and Henrik Udd at the helm of the desk. These days Jens Bogren laid final touches to the song, mastering the album at Fascination...

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New album from CIVIL WAR

Veröffentlicht am 22. Januar 2015 von Markus W. in Civil War, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, News

New album from CIVIL WAR

Swedish warriors from Civil War will release their second album quite soon. The band, that contains former members of Sabaton and Astral Doors, will release "Gods and generals" beginning of May via Napalm Records.

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CIVIL WAR signs with Napalm Records

Veröffentlicht am 13. Februar 2014 von Markus W. in Civil War, Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Tour, News

CIVIL WAR signs with Napalm Records

Napalm Records have a new family member. Swedish metal band Civil War has signed the cooperation with the label. In addition the bands on tour in February and here are the dates:

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CD review CIVIL WAR "The killer angels"

Veröffentlicht am 8. Juli 2013 von mwie in Civil War, Power Metal, Heavy Metal

CD review CIVIL WAR "The killer angels"

Civil War is actually almost the old Sabaton band. Four members started this new band after they left Sabaton. They were looking for a singer and hired Patrik Johansson from Astral Doors. That Johansson has a great voice is known and that the musicians...

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