LIFECHANGER – Lifechanger (Album Review)

LIFECHANGER – Lifechanger (Album Review)

Although I listen to a bunch of European hard rock/metal bands, I don’t know a ton about the european music scene.  I do know that hard rock music still seems to be relevant and they have some outstanding bands lined up for their festivals.  Lifechanger, a new melodic hard rock band from the Netherlands, has just joined the mix. Lifechanger by Lifechanger (Released Nov 2017, Lifechanger Records) Produced by Wouter Smit, Peter Moltmaker and Gertjan…

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DELAIN – Moonbathers (2CD) (August 26, 2016)

DELAIN – Moonbathers (2CD) (August 26, 2016)

2016 means ten years of DELAIN– and therefore ten years of larger-than-life symphonic metal! The EP Lunar Prelude was a tasty treat earlier this year, but haven`t we all been waiting for the main course? DELAIN’s fifth studio album Moonbathers satiates your hunger for the symphonic greatness, catchy hooks and solid dose of metal that the band is known for. A first glimpse at the depth of the album washes over the listener with “Hands…

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ANGUS is Back! A Review Of Both Reissued Albums

ANGUS is Back! A Review Of Both Reissued Albums

  Dutch legendary heavy metal band Angus finally gets both their albums reissued on CD with plenty of bonus material thanks to Sonic Age Records and their subsidiary Cult Metal Classics. Both albums got released in the mid 1980´s on a small label with very limited distribution. Sentinel Steel Records reissued both albums on one CD in 2001, but this is the first time they get issued on individual CDs with plenty of bonus material (including their first…

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First Roar From 20 Dark Seven

First Roar From 20 Dark Seven

“Roar” is the debut album by the new German/Dutch hot “supergroup” 20 Dark Seven released in late 2014 on Metalopolis records. These guys are no strangers to the stage or the heavy metal/hard rock scene. Supergroups seem to be the fashion of the day with bands like Level 10, Sweet & Lynch and Serious Black showing up everywhere! 20 Dark Seven is made up of four veteran hard rockers, vocalist extraordinaire Marcus Jürgens (ex-Brainstorm, ex-Pump), guitar…

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