ANDI SCHNITZER – KISSIN’ DYNAMITE (Interview)

ANDI SCHNITZER – KISSIN’ DYNAMITE (Interview)

  Whilst the band Kissin’ Dynamite were in Glasgow on their support slot to Powerwolf I had the chance to catch up with drummer Andi Schnitzer. This is the main parts of what was said in amongst some really pleasant general chat. Really nice guy. This is what he had to say: Tom Cornell: So this is your first time in Scotland? Andi: Yeah! First time. The sun is out, we’ve been out walking, but that was due to yesterday when…

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Ecstasy Tour – Glasgow SWG3 (Concert Review)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Ecstasy Tour – Glasgow SWG3 (Concert Review)

Kissin’ Dynamite play Scotland for the first time Kissin’ Dynamite came to Glasgow (SWG3) as support to Powerwolf. This was their first tour in the UK and their very first time in Scotland. From the chat I had with drummer Andi Schnitzer earlier in the afternoon (still to come on this site) they were very fired up about playing here. Fighting technical problems At exactly 17:40 (really!) they hit the stage. Pleasingly even although there was such an early…

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POWERWOLF – Halloween in Berlin (Concert Review)

POWERWOLF – Halloween in Berlin (Concert Review)

Powerwolf! I could do this review in 3 words. Those words being “bloody marvelous fun”. I was, of course, told that isn’t enough! So here is the longer review! Background To Review: Whilst in Berlin I was very lucky to be given the chance to review the gig by Powerwolf at Huxleys Neue Welt in the city itself. The venue holds around 3 or 4,000 fans and was sold out completely. When I arrived the…

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Ecstasy (July 6, 2018)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Ecstasy (July 6, 2018)

Kissin’ Dynamite will release their new studio album, Ecstasy, on July 6th via Metal Blade Records. It is the follow-up to Generation Goodbye (2016), which reached #14 in the official German album charts. Produced by Kissin’ Dynamite singer Hannes Braun, Ecstasy harks back to the quintet’s unpolished, energy-laden early days, while at the same time marking a turning point in their eleven-year history. In autumn, the group will embark on their first concert tour as special guest since changing labels. From October 26th onward, Kissin’…

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Generation Goodbye – Dynamite Nights (July 14, 2017)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Generation Goodbye – Dynamite Nights (July 14, 2017)

On time for their 10th anniversary, hard rockers of Kissin’ Dynamite are striking a balance. All members are just in the middle of their twenties, though the group around singer Hannes Braun have seen and achieved a lot since they first appeared on the map in 2006: 5 worldwide released studio albums, extensive touring in Europe and Asia, TOP 20 entries in official German album charts. Kissin’ Dynamite are known for producing high-quality studio albums, but they are…

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Mikael Svensson’s Top Ten Albums of 2016

Decibel Geek‘s Swedish contributor Mikael “The Lionsheart” Svensson chimes in on the best albums race with his Top Ten Albums of 2016: 10 – Running Wild – Rapid Foray. The pirate ship sails once more. The captain is alone on the ship which is a pity. The sheer quality of a Running Wild album still brings it into top 10. BUY: Rapid Foray /(Album Review) Official Website / Facebook   9 – Pretty Maids – Kingmaker. Danish dynamite that blasts a…

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Generation Goodbye (July 22, 2016)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Generation Goodbye (July 22, 2016)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE, a hard rock band from the beautiful South of Germany, is one of the most energetic, active and professional groups of the current scene. Still being young of age (average 25 years), KISSIN’ DYNAMITE have achieved so much in their almost 10 years of history: they’ve tasted chart success for the first time with Addicted To Metal (#91), reached the Top 50 with Money, Sex & Power in 2012 and just two years…

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Megalomania (Album Review)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Megalomania (Album Review)

The Meister’s KISSIN’ DYNAMITE! German band Kissin’ Dynamite released their debut album, Steel of Swabia in 2008. They were but 15 and 16 years old.  Since then they’ve followed it up every two years with another solid effort, Addicted to Metal in 2010, Money Sex & Power in 2012 and now the end of September sees Megalomania hitting the shelves.  The five guys from Swabia (a southern part of Germany), vocalist Hannes Braun, guitarist Ande…

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