03:49 - !J.O.O.E.! Overall I enjoyed it, despite glaring and numerous plot holes and being a too long. But I think it could have been better if it didn't want to be too many things and concentrated on just a few. Joon-ho Bong's The Host was a better
03:47 - Darth Satanious ...out of place on purpose. It is like everything, some may find that something works and some may not. Fucking traffic control in the Shoutbox,
03:45 - !J.O.O.E.! True, but Battle Royale felt clearly rooted in satire, so they got away with it.
03:43 - Darth Satanious I think they wanted to put an interesting character with her, and I believe they succeded. Her place in Snow reminds me of that chick in the instructional video of Battle Royale. A weird, kind of eccentric character that feels...
03:42 - !J.O.O.E.! Which is ironic because she was the best part of the film, but the one element which didn't belong.
03:40 - !J.O.O.E.! [SPOILERS] It's like on one hand, you have the serious and tragic tone of the film where babies were eaten etc, then on the other hand you have the caricatured, designed for humour character of Swinton. Not compatible imo.
The Stormrider Heavy Metal Festival has officially announced its billing bands for next year's festival which is scheduled for May 23rd, 2015 at Civic Hotel in Perth, Western Australia. Lord Symphony from Indonesia will one of the bands playing there. The headliner for this 2nd Stormrider Festival is Lord from New South Wales, Australia. Check out the rest of the line-up below.
Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony have posted a teaser with samples from all songs on their forthcoming second album The Lord's Wisdom which contains 11 power metal tracks. You can hear a bit more of what you will find come February when the album will be released worldwide by Semax Records Germany. The samples are available for your listening pleasure through the clip below. Play it loud.
Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony have been officially announced as nominees for the Best Metal Artist category at Indonesian biggest music awards Anugerah Musik Indonesia (AMI) Awards 2013. Lord Symphony was voted as the top 5 bands by the judges of AMI Awards 2013.
Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony have officially released two new video clips from their latest 2012 single Black Dawn. The band has filmed a music video for both tracks on the single: "Black Dawn" and "The Question And The Help Of The Blind Destrarastra". These videos were directed by Daniel, while mastering for the original audio tracks were done by Mika Jussila at Finnvox Studios, Finland. Both videos are available for viewing below.
German power metal legends Helloween have been officially confirmed to be a headliner at Kukar Rockin' Fest 2013 to be held at Lap. Panahan Aji Imbut, Tenggarong, East Borneo, in Indonesia on Sunday, June 16th, 2013. Kukar Rockin' Fest is the biggest Open Air Metal Festival "out of" Java Island. For Helloween, this will be their first concert out of Java Island in Indonesia.
Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony have officially revealed the cover artwork and tracklist of their upcoming album The Lord's Wisdom. This cover art was designed by Mayte CG from Spain. The band is still working hard on recording their new album at Patra Studio, Mojosongo, Solo, Indonesia. But for now you can see the album cover and tracklist below.
Indonesian power metallers Lord Symphony have officially joined the Born To Fight compilation album, which will be released by Burepublic Records at the end of May 2012. This 'multi genre' compilation album will be released as a double CD featuring 24 bands from many genres: thrash metal, power metal, progressive metal, gothic metal, nu metal, progressive rock, and more.
"Black Dawn", the brand new single from Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony is now available for free download at this location. "Black Dawn" was originally released on their debut album Bharatayudha Pt. 1 in 2010. The new single version was re-recorded with the new vocalist and all new arrangements. Mastering was done by Mika Jussila at Finnvox Studio, Helsinki, Finland. You can listen to the single at the band's Reverbnation page.
Indonesian epic power metallers Lord Symphony have revealed Arif (Power Beat, ex-Naga Terbang) as the band's new vocalist. He joined the band in February to replace Glen who decided to part ways due to a different vision and mission. Glen starts his new adventure with newly formed power metal band Pridelander.
Indonesian power metal act Lord Symphony have set October 1st, 2011, as the worldwide digital release date for their new single entitled Bima Suci. The single will be available as a digital download on worldwide major online digital stores and it will feature two previously unreleased tracks from the Bharatayudha Pt. 1 album. There is a sample track available at this location.[i]
Indonesian epic power metal band Lord Symphony proudly announce that "Bima Suci" - which was supposed to be included on the Bharatayudha Part 1 album - will now be released as a single.
The Bima Suci single will available only in digital format and will be sold at world's leading online digital music stores.
The cover artwork for the Bima Suci single was designed by Dody YW, who also designed Bharatayudha Part 1's cover.
There will be 2 tracks on the Bima Suci single. Though the band is still working on the second track. "Bima Suci" will be included on the second part of our epic Bharatayudha album. This track was mixed and mastered along with all tracks on Bharatayudha Part 1 album and supposed to be included on the Part 1, but since the playing time of the album with "Bima Suci" exceeded the maximum playing time for a compact disc, the band decided to pull it out from Part 1 and keep it for Part 2.
Java Rockin' Land is an annual 3 day rock/metal festival held at Carnaval Beach Ancol in Jakarta. Other bands confirmed for the festival include Loudness, The Cranberries, Good Charlotte and Thirty Seconds To Mars. Helloween will be headlining Java Rockin' Land with a performance on Sunday July 24th.
Helloween kicked off their festival season last weekend at Rockstad: Falun Festival in Sweden. Get all upcoming shows after the jump.
Indonesian epic power metal band Lord Symphony is scheduled to perform as the only metal band at this year's Bandung Wayang Festival, taking place April 22-30th in Bandung, Indonesia.
Lord Symphony - who opened for Helloween back in February 2008 - will play two festival dates at different venues. On April 24th, the band will perform at Kota Baru Parahyangan, and the next day at Pajajaran University.
Bandung Wayang Festival is an international festival to preserve Wayang, a traditional Indonesian culture which is already claimed as World's Heritage by UNESCO.