South Park attracted thousands of music lovers, which vindicated again how tough, dedicated, faithful and waterproof the Finnish branch of “metalhood” is.
When I first heard the announcement of Apocalyptica’s headlining tour, I knew that I was meant to be there
the greatness of a band is not measured with the amounts of people coming to see them play but rather with the quality of their fans’ devotion, and that night you could definitely witness this strong connection between Evergrey and the audience
Elan is quite simply stunning. Everything melds together beautifully here. This is the sort of song that wouldn’t have felt out of place on the soundtrack to Lord of the Rings.
Alissa could not only be seen as Angela’s substitute – she has made Arch Enemy look hotter than ever before. She added a huge amount of sex appeal to the whole band. Alissa is definitely a badass girl with balls, not being afraid of stepping in front of brilliant musicians and incredible men and taking the responsibility of heating up the audience of a bigger amount of demanding and rugged men
What a surprise – the Finnish AOR rockers Brother Firetribe are back! Their last album was released back in 2008 and over the years I lost sight of them. Two weeks ago I didn’t know that a new album is coming. I didn’t expect something new from these guys and now here it is – out of nowhere – the third effort “Diamond In The Firepit”. In those six years of silence the band should have had enough time to collect a bunch of great songs.
The thing is we never really even played the traditional Power Metal to start with.
We also realised that we would get bored if we continued along the same styles. So we knew we had to change
For better or worse, every Sonata Arctica album is an adventure of its own, with something new and entirely different for fans to discover.