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Live report HELMET/ LOCAL H, Patronaat, Haarlem, 06.03.2017

Veröffentlicht am 8. März 2017 von Markus W. in Helmet, Modern Metal, Alternative Metal, Rock, Patronaat, earMUSIC, News, Live Review, Live, Tour, Local H

Live report HELMET/ LOCAL H, Patronaat, Haarlem, 06.03.2017

It was almost 20 years ago that I had the chance to see Helmet for the first time. I still can remember the show in Nuremberg, Germany which was a part of the “Aftertaste”-tour. Having “Aftertaste” released a few months earlier and having with “Betty”...

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CD review HELMET "Dead to the World"

Veröffentlicht am 24. Oktober 2016 von Markus W. in Helmet, Noise Rock, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, News, CD Review

CD review HELMET "Dead to the World"

(7/10) I have to admit it right in the begining that Helmet always belonged to my favorite bands in alternative metal. Records such as "Meantime" and "Aftertaste" include milestones in alternative metal that are build on walls of riffs and the typical...

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New HELMET album will be released in October

Veröffentlicht am 8. September 2016 von Markus W. in Helmet, News, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Noise, Hardrock, Modern Rock

New HELMET album will be released in October

Fans of alternative noise rockers Helmet should mark October 28th in their agendas. It's the release day of Helmet's next longplayer "Dead to the World". Bandleader Page Hamilton states: “Catch phrases, punchlines, guns, bluster, ammo, incivility, impatience,...

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CD review WRONG "Wrong"

Veröffentlicht am 30. April 2016 von Markus W. in Wrong, Helmet, Unsane, Hardcore, Alternative Metal, News, CD Review, Noise

CD review WRONG "Wrong"

(8/10) There is definitely nothing wrong with Wrong. Not at all. I must say that I was really impressed after I had my first round through the band's debut album. The label info mentioned that the guys sound like a mixture of the early Helmet and Unsane....

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CD review FINCH "Back to oblivion"

Veröffentlicht am 16. Oktober 2014 von Markus W. in Finch, Rock, Alternative Metal, CD Review, News, Smashing Pumpkins, Helmet

CD review FINCH "Back to oblivion"

(7/10) A finch is actually a singing bird. It’s maybe the singing part that is the only commonality that the bird has with the band Finch. The rest is quite different. Finch, the band, comes from Temecula, California and they play post-hardcore music....

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