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CD review DRITTE WAHL "10"

Veröffentlicht am 25. August 2017 von Markus W. in Dritte Wahl, Dritte Wahl Records, Punkrock, Punk, News, CD Review, Hardrock, Rock, 10

CD review DRITTE WAHL "10"

(8/10) There is a longer tradition of German punk rock bands that cover a wider spectrum of this kind of music. One of the spearheads of German punk rock are definitely Die Toten Hosen. Next to these icons there were the fun punk bands of the late eighties...

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CD review VENOM INC. "Ave"

Veröffentlicht am 9. August 2017 von Markus W. in Venom Inc., Venom, Speed Metal, Punk, Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal, Black Metal, CD Review, News, Nuclear Blast

CD review VENOM INC. "Ave"

(8/10) To introduce Venom is like carrying sand to the beach. It’s unnecessary since you all know the band and if not, you probably didn’t reach my blog. But what I want to introduce to you is Venom Inc. It was in 2015, during the Keep It True festival...

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CD review BLOODCLOT "Up in Arms"

Veröffentlicht am 28. Juli 2017 von Markus W. in Bloodclot, Hardcore, News, CD Review, Metal Blade, Punk, Cro-Mags

CD review BLOODCLOT "Up in Arms"

(8/10) In case you haven’t heard of Bloodclot before at least the name Cro-Mags should ring a bell. And if you heard about Cro-Mags you’re also aware of their frontman John Joseph. Bloodclot is the new hardcore outfit of Joseph and can be seen as a ‘supergroup’....

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CD review TAU CROSS "Pillar of Fire"

Veröffentlicht am 14. Juli 2017 von Markus W. in Tau Cross, Voivod, Amebix, News, CD Review, Thrash Metal, Punk, Hardrock, Relapse Records, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock

CD review TAU CROSS "Pillar of Fire"

(9/10) It was two years ago when a band arouse attention with an album that featured jaw-dropping good songs. The name of this powerhouse is Tau Cross, a new collective of musicians with various backgrounds. Amebix frontman Rob Miller belongs to Tau Cross...

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CD review PRONG "Zero Days"

Veröffentlicht am 4. Juli 2017 von Markus W. in Prong, SPV, Steamhammer, Crossover, Thrash Metal, Hardcore, News, CD Review, Groove Metal, Heavy Metal, Punk, Alternative Metal

CD review PRONG "Zero Days"

(8/10) After having had a first career high in the beginning of the 90's its New York-based powerhouse Prong who had a fantastic comeback in the 2010 years, starting actually with "Scorpio Rising" and the following "Power of the Damager" album in 2007....

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CD review NICOTINE NERVES "Nictotine Nerves

Veröffentlicht am 25. Juni 2017 von Markus W. in Nictotine Nerves, Rock, Grunge, Punkrock, Punk, News, CD Review

CD review NICOTINE NERVES "Nictotine Nerves

(7/10) Aarhus - Rock City? OK, this is a bit overdone, but there seems to be a vital rock scene in Denmarks second biggest city with Nictotine Nerves being a part of it. The Danish duo released their debut album a few weeks ago, featuring eight rock songs...

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CD review MUNICIPAL WASTE "Slime and Punishment"

Veröffentlicht am 24. Juni 2017 von Markus W. in Hardcore, Thrash Metal, Punk, CD Review, Municipal Waste, Crossover, News, Heavy Metal

CD review MUNICIPAL WASTE "Slime and Punishment"

(8/10) Speed, fury and uncompromissingness are some of the key factors for Municipal Waste’s success. The guys from Richmond, Virginia started their metal adventure in 2000, leading to six records over the last years. The newest strike is entitled “Slime...

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TAU CROSS announces new album

Veröffentlicht am 23. Mai 2017 von Markus W. in Tau Cross, Alternative Metal, Hardcore, Punk, News, Heavy Metal, Voivod, Amebix, Post Punk

TAU CROSS announces new album

TAU CROSS, the multinational punk / heavy metal collective revolving around Amebix bassist / frontman Rob "The Baron" Miller, Voivod drummer Michel "Away" Langevin, and members of cult crust outfits Misery and War // Plague, have announced their second...

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CD review VOIVOD “Rrröööaaarrr” / "Killing Technology" / “Dimension Hatröss” - reissues (Noise lebt!)

Veröffentlicht am 24. April 2017 von Markus W. in Voivod, Noise lebt!, CD Review, News, reissue, Thrash Metal, Punk, Heavy Metal, Prog Metal

CD review VOIVOD “Rrröööaaarrr” / "Killing Technology" / “Dimension Hatröss” - reissues (Noise lebt!)

Canada thrash metal dinosaurs Voivod belong to the group of bands that had and have a significant impact on metal music. The band from Quebec created a sound that’s unique up to date. Even though their music shows different facets over time, each of the...

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CD review LIFE OF AGONY „A Place Where There’s No More Pain“

Veröffentlicht am 18. April 2017 von Markus W. in Life Of Agony, Hardcore, News, CD Review, Heavy Metal, Punk, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Napalm Records

CD review LIFE OF AGONY „A Place Where There’s No More Pain“

(9/10) The history of Life Of Agony is a really exciting one. Like a rollercoaster the band went through ups and downs, all leading to their newest album „A Place Where There’s No More Pain“. But let’s take it one by one. It was in 1993 when an album...

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CD review BODY COUNT "Bloodlust"

Veröffentlicht am 27. März 2017 von Markus W. in Body Count, Ice-T, Groove Metal, Thrash Metal, Crossover, Heavy Metal, Rap, Alternative Metal, Hardcore, Punk, CD Review, Century Media, News

CD review BODY COUNT "Bloodlust"

(9/10) It' was 25 years ago to date when an album was released (on March 31st, 1992) that had a strong impact in metal. In the days of grunge becoming more and more popular it was Body Count who released their debut; an album that came with an intensity...

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CD review MIDNIGHT "Shox of Violence"

Veröffentlicht am 18. Februar 2017 von Markus W. in Midnight, Black Metal, Thrash Metal, News, Hells Headbangers Records, CD Review, Speed Metal, Punk

CD review MIDNIGHT "Shox of Violence"

(8/10) Cleveland, Ohio-based one-man project Midnight, brainchild of multi instrumentalist Athenar, released an EP called “Shox in Violence” at the end of last year. The disc contained four tracks, combining punk, thrash and metal to a merciless hammering...

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CD review OVERKILL "The Grinding Wheel"

Veröffentlicht am 1. Februar 2017 von Markus W. in Overkill, News, Nuclear Blast, Thrash Metal, CD Review, Heavy Metal, Speed Metal, Punk

CD review OVERKILL "The Grinding Wheel"

(9/10) The Bay Area is seen as the cradle of thrash metal and its bands like Metallica that became the spearhead of this genre, no doubt. However, also the East Coast had and has to offer some great thrash metal. New York is the hometown of some excellent...

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CD review IRON REAGAN "Crossover Ministry"

Veröffentlicht am 19. Januar 2017 von Markus W. in Iron Reagan, Relapse Records, Hardcore, Punk, News

CD review IRON REAGAN "Crossover Ministry"

(8/10) This band is no stranger. Iron Reagan began as a side project by members of bands like Municipal Waste and Darkest Hour. "Worse Than Dead" was the debut of this new project. One year later, in 2014, the sophomore "The Tyranny of Will" was welcomed...

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