Interview: Black Messiah

Vor einer Woche schrieben wir bereits, dass uns Black Messiah auf dem Wolfszeit Festival 2022 sehr gut gefallen haben. Kurz nach unserem Ausflug nach Thüringen stand fest: Mit Bandgründer Zagan, als einziges Mitglied seit 1992 an Bord, möchten wir uns unbedingt für den Epic Metal Blog unterhalten. Herausgekommen ist ein sehr lebendiges Zoom-Gespräch, das wir […]

Live Report: Wolfszeit Festival 2022

Texts: André & Aidan, Pics & Video: Aidan André Saturday, 13 August 2022 – Aidan and I are sitting together on a hot summer evening and creating one of our excellent playlists for you, which you constantly listen to. Suddenly, my dear colleague comes up with the great idea of going to the Wolfszeit Festival […]

Playlist: Through the Forest

After a hot day, you long for the refreshing coolness of dense forests. That’s what happened to both of us last night – so we spontaneously sat down with a cold drink or two to create a playlist for you that will revive your senses. We hope that you will discover something new and exciting […]

Our Top 10 Albums of 2022 (First Half)

Today we present you our favourite albums from the first half of the current year. Aidan: 1. Véhémence – Ordalies 2. Fer de Lance – The Hyperborean 3. Ash of Ashes – Traces 4. Vanaheim – Een verloren verhaal 5. Aara – Triade II: Hemera 6. Iron Griffin – Storm of Magic 7. Mamorlis – […]

Interview: Gravety

English version below Gravety haben im letzten Jahr mit Bow Down eines der Jahreshighlights im Bereich Epic Heavy Metal veröffentlicht. WIr freuen uns, euch nun ein ausführliches Interview mit Kevin (Gesang) und Gernot (Gitarre) präsentieren zu können. Viel Spaß beim Lesen. André: Kevin, Gernot, herzlichen Dank, dass ihr euch Zeit für unseren Blog nehmt. Fangen […]

Best of 2021: Songs (Top 15)

In the last post of the ending year we present you our favorite songs. With this you also have a perfect playlist for your New Year’s Eve party (25 songs, 2 h 32 m) – you know, service is very important to us. 😉 A note from André: Aidan will publish a commented list with […]

Best of 2021: Albums (40-21)

We are approaching the climax of our Best of series. Today we present you the first part of our Top 40 lists in the category “Album“. Every record you find in this list gets an unrestricted buy recommendation from us, of course. In our opinion 2021 was a strong metal year – that’s why many […]

Best of 2021: EPs

Today we present you our third “Best of 2021 list“: This time we focus on EPs. Admittedly, not so many EPs have been released this year that could really thrill us. Therefore we limit ourselves to a sixpack. But every record that shows up here is REALLY awesome! Aidan’s Sixpack 1. Knight’s Oath – s/t […]