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Bitchcock

Bitchcock

With this curious name tribute to Hitchcock, but with a feminine touch and thug, Annemiek van Grondel and the drummer Elisabeth Esselink began rehearsing in a dark studio. It was the summer of 1990, but it was not until seven years later and several lineup changes that the band matured and finally showed their cards, an mixture of alternative hard rock and melodic guitars. Read More »

Astarte inteview

Astarte inteview

We talked to Tristessa, Astarte's leader and the only member from the original lineup. She speaks about the past, present and future of the mythic helenic band. She reveals interesting aspects of her relationship with the former Astarte components, Astarte's musical concept and why being an all-female band, among other important facts from their history Read More »

DödsÄngel

DödsÄngel

DödsÄngel is the Swedish word to refer to the "Angel of Death", and is also the name of the solo project of the prolific Canadian-Norwegian Trish, playing the drums in bands such as Hinsides (black metal, Sweden), Gate To Khaos (black/thrash metal, Norway), KäftSmäll (d-beat punk, Sweden) and Warsystem (dis-core, Canada). Read More »

Changes in Dia

The female Dio tribute band Dia abandon their status as entirely female band, after Beth’s substitution by Chris on drums. This is the new formation picture: In their MySpace they have published two live songs, “Mob Rules” and “Rainbow In The Dark”. Reed more about Dia here. Read More »

Berberis

Berberis

Sofía Moreno, Morita Bastías y Paulina “Poly” Cádiz lit the fuse of Berberis in April 2004. All three had experience in music, with Poly who had participated in more bands, including the thrashy Squad. Soon they were joined by Angelina Sandoval, whose flexibility allowed her to mix melody vocals with guttural screams. Read More »

“Glacia”, the new Aythis album

Carline van Roos again surprise us with her solo project Aythis, releasing their second album “Glacia” “Glacia” draws a windy, cold and mysterious landscape. Its lyrics convey melancholy, dreams, life and death. It is the first album by the French artist after joining the label Pricosnovénie and will be available through Season Of Mist in April 2009. Its tracklisting is: ... Read More »

Absinthe

Absinthe

When they started they were working women and mothers who were returning to the stage after a period of musical inactivity. Enjoying a second youth, Absinthe came from the confluence of the two most productive scenes in American metal, the ones from New York and Los Angeles. In 2009 they reformed almost completely, with Briana Alexis still leading a band that revamped their sound to heavier approach. Read More »

Coldnight

Coldnight

Coldnight started its story in summer 2008, but his music fits better in the cold winter nights. The creator of this solo project is Hypotermia, who describes her music as depressive suicidal metal. Read More »

Ksichties

Ksichties

Ksichties was formed in 1992 in Prague, and practiced a kind of really melodic heavy metal. They signed to Happy Music, with whom they released their only LP, self titled "Ksichties" and sung entirely in Czech. Read More »

Loretta

Loretta

Loretta was born in the Czech city of Brno, as a union of several band musicians, like NYX. Their style was classic heavy metal, which they displayed in their only album, self titled "Loretta". Read More »