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21.06 Enslaved - Drummer Cato Bekkevold Quits The Band
Enslaved's drummer since 2003, Cato Bekkevold is calling it quits. He would like to spend more time with his daughter, and he is not perfect physically for drumming in the band anymore. His last show will be at Hellfest 2018 in France. The band has not announced a replacement yet, but Cato mentioned Iver Sandøy as a future drummer in his video announcing his retirement.Read more
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ScreamingSteel's Next Top More 10 Best Else Metal Covers of Nonmetal Songs, The Second One
by ScreamingSteelUS | 19.06
I had such fun writing up my first list that no sooner had I published it than I began compiling potential further entries. If that's the case, why did it take me nearly two years to put the second list together? While I think about how to answer that, let's start off Part II.
Iron Maiden - The First Show of the Legacy of the Beast World Tour, Saku Arena, Tallinn, Estonia, 26.05.2018
by Ivor | 29.05
The first show of the tour is no small matter for any band, not even for experienced troopers who have been treading the stages of the world for the past four decades. Before the event I was planning on starting this review off along the lines of sucking and blowing, something to the extent of how the first step to a balloon animal is to blow hard, but, frankly, the truth of the matter is that Iron Maiden are on top of their game right off the bat and will simply blow you away with their show.
Roadburn 2018, Day 2
by Mr. Doctor, InnerSelf | 18.05
Hello again, fellow Metal Stormers! Slowly but steadily I continue with my memories of my 8th Roadburn experience with you! I hope that maybe, just maybe, this will motivate you to follow me and all the other Roadburners into one of the best music festivals Europe has to offer! And in case you attended this year, well... Feel free to agree/disagree with my ramblings!
Kamelot, Delain & Battle Beast - Ogden Theatre In Denver, CO - May 2018
by D.T. Metal | 15.05
Kamelot's month long trek across the United States (and a bit of Canada) came to an end this past weekend. With opener Battle Beast and direct support Delain in tow, they put together an awesome package. I had the opportunity to catch them all at their Denver stop and let me tell you: the tour just flat out rocked.
Roadburn 2018, Day 1
by Mr. Doctor | 10.05
Hello, fellow Metal Stormers! Now that the dust has settled from my mind, I can finally share my 8th Roadburn experience with you! I hope that maybe, just maybe, this will motivate you to follow me and all the other Roadburners into one of the best music festivals Europe has to offer! And in case you attended this year, well... Feel free to agree/disagree with my ramblings!
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