Markus' Heavy Music Blog

My world of music - est. 2013

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New BLACK SPACE RIDERS in January 2018

Veröffentlicht am 25. November 2017 von Markus W. in Black Space Riders, Post Rock, Post Metal, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Rock, News

New BLACK SPACE RIDERS in January 2018

German Riffonauts Black Space Riders are proud to announce the January 26th release of new album Amoretum Vol. 1. The internationally acclaimed predecessor Refugeeum brought the band renown with its mixture of thoughtful, sensitive themes and hard, atmospheric...

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Live report SÓLSTAFIR / GOLD, De Helling, Utrecht, 17.06.2017

Veröffentlicht am 18. Juni 2017 von Markus W. in Sólstafir, Gold, Live, Live Review, Post Rock, Prog Metal, Black Metal, Alternative Metal, De Helling, Season Of Mist, Epic Metal, Iceland

Live report SÓLSTAFIR / GOLD, De Helling, Utrecht, 17.06.2017

Was it the Icelandic football team last year gaining many people's sympathy by their unusual and straightforward team approach, it is Icelandic rock music that adds quality to this years summer. Sólstafir recently released their new album "Berdreyminn"...

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CD review THIRD ISLAND "Dusk" EP

Veröffentlicht am 13. August 2016 von Markus W. in Third Island, News, CD Review, Post Metal, Post Rock, Doom Metal, Grunge, Stoner Rock

CD review THIRD ISLAND "Dusk" EP

(7/10) Third Island are three guys from Ireland with a passion for doom metal, which they combine with a lot of post-rock. The result of their work is a new EP called "Dusk". Liam O'Connor, John Quill and Seamus Quaid recorded three songs which are all...

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FJØRD announces a picture disc plus some tour dates

Veröffentlicht am 12. Juli 2016 von Markus W. in Fjørd, Post Hardcore, Rock, Ambient, Post Rock

FJØRD announces a picture disc plus some tour dates

German post hardcore band Fjørd released their current album "Kontakt" in January this year. Since the first two pressings on vinyl are sold out already the band announced a new version which is a picture vinyl, packaged in a gatefold cover. The second...

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CD review SYLVAINE "Wistful"

Veröffentlicht am 13. Juni 2016 von Markus W. in Sylvaine, Post Rock, Ambient, Dark Metal, News, CD Review, Gothic

CD review SYLVAINE "Wistful"

(7/10) In case you're missing all shades of grey provided by autumn then at least there is some acoustic stuff available that brings the dark and melancholic season into your home. The title of Sylvaine's new longplayer is a clear indication of what to...

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CD review IF THESE TREES COULD TALK "The Bones of a Dying World"

Veröffentlicht am 8. Juni 2016 von Markus W. in If These Trees Could Talk, News, CD Review, Post Rock, Instrumental, Rock, Alternative Rock

CD review IF THESE TREES COULD TALK "The Bones of a Dying World"

(9/10) If these trees could talk, they would tell the story of an instrumental band from Ohio that has released already two records and gaining momentum. If these trees could talk, the story would be about a band that convinced Brain Slagel that much...

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CD review ZOAX "Zoax"

Veröffentlicht am 30. Mai 2016 von Markus W. in ZOAX, News, CD Review, Post Rock, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Rock, Prog Rock

CD review ZOAX "Zoax"

(7/10) ZOAX found a way of making music exciting. There sound is actually quite melodic rock/metal that acts like a foundation for each of the 12 songs on "ZOAX". In order to not make things too catchy and too much mainstream-like the guys add some aggressive...

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CD review CULT OF LUNA & JULIE CHRISTMAS "Mariner"

Veröffentlicht am 11. April 2016 von Markus W. in Cult Of Luna, Julie Christmas, Post Metal, Post Rock, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Hardcore

CD review CULT OF LUNA & JULIE CHRISTMAS "Mariner"

(8/10) Cult Of Luna's new album comes with only five song, but these pack a punch. In the end this record provides you with 55 minutes of confusion, experiments, intensity and depth, unveiling a new approach to post-metal. The guys from Cult Of Luna slightly...

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CULT OF LUNA will release "Mariner"

Veröffentlicht am 1. Februar 2016 von Markus W. in Cult Of Luna, Post Rock, News, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Punkrock, Rock

CULT OF LUNA will release "Mariner"

With their mindmelting eighth epos, Cult Of Luna & Julie Christams brings you to the outer rim of the ever expanding boundaries of the cosmos - where the rules of man is not applicable and the cold, dark nothing envelops the harsh realities of the un...

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CD review BLOODIEST "Bloodiest"

Veröffentlicht am 6. Januar 2016 von Markus W. in Bloodiest, Tool, Alternative Metal, Post Rock, Sludge, News, CD Review

CD review BLOODIEST "Bloodiest"

(8/10) "Bloodiest" is the self-titled second album of the Chicago, Illinois-based sextet. The band's debut is dated from 2011 and it took the guys five years to come out with a successor. After listening to the album I must state that the time was used...

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New song from KILLING JOKE

Veröffentlicht am 12. September 2015 von Markus W. in Killing Joke, News, Alternative Metal, Dark Metal, Video, Post Punk, Post Rock, Independent

New song from KILLING JOKE

Killing Joke will release their new album called Pylon" on October 23rd, 2015 via Spinefarm. Here is the first lyric video for "I Am The Virus". Watch I Am The Virus (Lyric Video) by Killing Joke online at vevo.com. Discover the latest Rock music videos...

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CD review BLACK SPACE RIDERS "Refugeeum"

Veröffentlicht am 25. Juli 2015 von Markus W. in Black Space Riders, Post Rock, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Rock, News, CD Review, Space Rock, Psychedelic Rock

CD review BLACK SPACE RIDERS "Refugeeum"

(9/10) After having released their latest album called "D:REI" one and a half years ago pychedelic rockers Black Space Riders are back with a new longplayer. "Refugeeum", that's the name of the new disc, comes with nine new tracks - some of them eight...

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CD review NORDIC GIANTS "A seance of dark delusion"

Veröffentlicht am 13. Mai 2015 von Markus W. in Nordic Giant, Rock, Post Rock, Prog Rock, Alternative Rock, News, CD Review, Solstafir

CD review NORDIC GIANTS "A seance of dark delusion"

(8/10) Nordic Giants is a duo from Bristol, UK that found their dedication for post rock which they celebrated on several releases throughout the last years. The main persons behind the band are George Laycock and Dai Borthwick. Both are the drivers of...

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CD review CODE "mut"

Veröffentlicht am 11. März 2015 von Markus W. in Code, Tool, Post Rock, Post Metal, Black Metal, Rock, Alternative Rock, CD Review, News

CD review CODE "mut"

(7/10) What a twist when it comes to Code. Being known as a black metal band from London, UK the band released with 'mut' an album that wasn't expected - at least not from my side. The black metal roots are more or less gone and the new sound is settled...

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