The dark and cloudy stage lighting is contrasted by the midnight daylight streaming through a window close to the stage; something our body clocks are still getting used to. The sound in the venue is loud and clear, and although we were not previously familiar with their music, it is difficult not to enjoy their striking showmanship and dramatic delivery. An imposing and impressive performance, especially considering it was their second of the day, and The Monolith Deathcult have made a lasting first impression on this reviewer.
As Blind Guardian prepare to play The Forum in London’s Kentish Town for the first time in several years, Adrian Hextall took the opportunity to chat to rhythm guitarist and backing vocalist, Marcus Siepen.
Interview with Mia Coldheart (Vocals and Guitar) (Crucified Barbara)