RHF 2022 (III): Sulphur Demons at Midnight

Text: André, Pics & videos: Aidan On the last day of the Rock Hard Festival, there were three highlights on the bill for me: Sulphur Aeon, Night Demon and Midnight. A good portion of underground, I’m always up for that! Even though my legs were still quite heavy after the exhausting Saturday, I was already […]

Playlist: German Gems

Today we present you a playlist containing ten of the most magnificent, epic songs that have been released by German bands in recent years. We hope you enjoy listening to them! 1. Lunar Shadow – Hadrian Carrying Stones 2. Cross Vault – Gods Left Unsung 3. Thronehammer – A Fading King 4. Old Mother Hell […]

Review: Crestfallen Queen – Hall of Maati

Release: 11/02/2022 I associate Crestfallen Queen with a wonderful weekend in November 2019: At the Hammer of Doom in Würzburg, the Swabians opened a great festival with a strong performance that focused on their latest studio album Queen of Swords. With this in mind, I was very glad to receive the promo of their new […]

Playlist: Epic Longtracks

Also this week we have a playlist for you, which stands under a certain motto: Longtracks. 12 tracks, the shortest lasts 9 minutes and 25 seconds, the longest 17 minutes and 3 seconds. We hope you enjoy this epic journey – take your time! Thronehammer – Behind the Wall of Frost Lord Vigo – Six […]

Playlist: 1 Hour Doom 2021

Today we’ll keep our playlist short and sweet – even though it’s about the slowest kind of metal: 1 hour of excellent doom from the year 2021. 7 gems to enjoy! We dedicate this playlist to Eric Wagner. Rest in peace. Purification – Unholy Resurrection Wheel – When the Shadow Takes You Over Mortajas – […]

Our Top 10 Albums of 2021 (first half)

After presenting our top songs from the first half of the year yesterday, we continue today with our favourite albums. Only the records that have already been released have been taken into account. That was really a very difficult task…. Aidan (Divine Victim) 1. Wheel – Preserved in Time (album review by Ansgar) 2. Anahata […]

Our Top 3 Songs of 2021 (first half)

You already know if you’re one of our regular readers: We love lists. That is why, after the first half of 2021, we will of course give you an overview of our highlights. We start with our respective Top 3 Songs, plus a bonus of four excellent tracks from albums that will be released in […]

Playlist: Hail to the King

Just in time for the weekend, we have a new playlist for you. The motto is: Hail to the King! Enjoy listening to it. Manilla Road – Road of Kings Visigoth – The Revenant King Wytch Hazel – Mighty King Possessed Steel – Skeleton King Helloween – Robot King Manowar – Kings of Metal Omen […]

Interview: Wheel (Teil 2)

Wie zuvor angekündigt: Hier ist der zweite Teil unseres großen Wheel-Interviews. Wir wünschen euch viel Spaß beim Lesen – und danken Benjamin Homberger für den angeregten Austausch! Das werden wir auf jeden Fall in absehbarer Zeit mal wiederholen. Aidan: Benjamin, wir sprachen im ersten Teil über eure letzten Live-Aktivitäten. Was sind eigentlich deine Lieblingsfestivals? Einmal […]