1. Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 3rd edition

    Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 3rd edition icon Bölzer from Switzerland, Obsessör from Germany and Extirpation from Italy have been confirmed for Old Grave Fest (Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 3rd edition), which will take place on the 10th-11th of October 2014, at Club Fabrica, 50 “11 Iunie” Str., Bucharest. Line up so far: Grave (Sweden) Desaster (Germany) Sodomizer (Brasil) Bölzer (Switzerland) Obsessör (Germany) Hellcannon (USA) Slaughtered Priest (Greece) … (read on)

  2. 48 bands announced for HELLFEST 2014

    48 bands announced for HELLFEST 2014 icon Hellfest Festival have announced 48 bands who will be playing at next year’s festival set to take place in Clisson, France from June 20th-22nd. EMPEROR | TRIVIUM | CARCASS | WATAIN | DEATH | HATEBREED | ICED EARTH 1349 | ANNIHILATOR | BEHEMOTH | BRUTALITY WILL PREVAIL | CONAN | CROWBAR | DAGOBA | DORDEDUH |DOWNFALL OF GAIA | DOWNSET … (read on)

    1. Update Dec. 4, 2013 23:59: Hellfest 2014 - Line up announced
    2. Update Jan. 30, 2014 09:50: Hellfest 2014 - new announcement
    3. Update Feb. 6, 2014 10:29: Hellfest 2014 is almost SOLD OUT!
  3. 3 new bands confirmed for Rockstadt Extreme Fest 2014!

     3 new bands confirmed for Rockstadt Extreme Fest 2014! icon DAGOBA (France), MORS PRINCIPIUM EST (Finland) and GRANDEXIT (sweden)are confirmed for the next year edition of the Rockstadt Extreme Fest, set to take place on August 14-16 in Rasnov, Romania. They will join the already announced: Katatonia and Rotting Christ. More details on tickets and location are available here. (read on)

  4. Playlist Studio Rock show - September 27th

    Orchid - Down Into The Earth Orchid - Electric Father MYSTIC PROPHECY - Children Of The Damned MYSTIC PROPHECY - Set The World On Fire MYSTIC PROPHECY - Kill The Beast MAGICA - Bittersweet acoustic Sepultura - The Age Of The Atheist Testament - Eyes of Wrath Kataklysm - Like Animals HELLON - Hear My Call HELLON- Slaughter Smell (feat. … (read on)

  5. 13 new bands confirmed for W:O:A 2014!

    13 new bands confirmed for W:O:A 2014! icon New 13 bands have been confirmed for the 25th-anniversary edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2014 in Wacken, Germany. The new added bands: Heaven Shall Burn This band from Thüringen does not only in Germany belong to one of the most successful metalcore bands of the present. With early records … (read on)

  6. The White Walls band history @ Rock History

    The White Walls band history @ Rock History  icon Today, starting at 22.15 EEST on www.bucurestifm.ro, Lenti Chiriac will present the history of the Romanian band White Walls. Link to the Facebook meeting invite The second White Walls album, “Escape Artist”, will be launched on October 10th in The Silver Church Club, Bucharest. (read on)

  7. MONSTER MAGNET New Song Streaming at Artist Direct

    MONSTER MAGNET New Song Streaming at Artist Direct icon MONSTER MAGNET will be releasing their new album Last Patrol October 15th via Napalm Records. Dave Wyndorf and Phil Caivano produced Last Patrol, while Evil Joe Barresi mixed the album with additional production duties handled by Matt Hyde. The artwork was created by John Sumrow with consultation coming from Chris Ryall and designs by Ryan Clark for Invisible Creatures Inc. … (read on)

  8. Azarath confirmed for Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 2013

    Azarath confirmed for Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 2013 icon Azarath, the Polish death/black metal legend at the Romanian Thrash Metal Fest 2nd Edition, set to take place on October 12th in Bucharest, Fabrica Club. The band that completes both the line-up and the stylistic range of the Romanian Thrash Metal Fest is none other than Azarath, a band that has as one of its founding members Inferno, the machine … (read on)

  9. Hypocrisy - Message for METALHEAD Meeting

    Hypocrisy - Message for METALHEAD Meeting icon Hypocrisy sent a short message to all the fans that will come to see them live during Metalhead Meeting Festival scheduled to take place on September 27th at Arenele Romane in Bucharest. The festival line up is: Hypocrisy HateSphere Lake of Tears Bucovina Taine L.O.S.T. and the tickets are available @ www.iabilet.ro and www.metalhead.ro/bilete/ This event is organized by METALHEAD … (read on)

  10. There are only 10 days for pre-sale Rockstadt Extreme Fest!

    There are only 10 days for pre-sale Rockstadt Extreme Fest! icon If you have not yet bought a ticket for Rockstadt Extreme Fest (August 29-31, Rasnov, Romania)) is time to hurry up: there remained only 10 days, when you can buy tickets for the event, in pre-sale, priced at 50 RON (12 EURO) ticket / day or 70 RON (16 EURO) / full pass. Starting August 18 a ticket will cost … (read on)

    1. Update Aug. 23, 2013 23:33: Transport facilities for Rockstadt Extreme Fest
  11. PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA - THE PROG EVENT OF THE MILLENNIUM

    PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA - THE PROG EVENT OF THE MILLENNIUM icon Progressive Nation at Sea boasts the musical genius of Transatlantic, Portnoy, Sheehan, MacAlpine, Sherinian, Jon Anderson, Adrian Belew's Power Trio, Devin Townsend Project, King's X, Spock's Beard, The Flower Kings, Pain Of Salvation, Anathema, Riverside, Animals as Leaders, The Safety Fire, Tony Harnell & Bumblefoot, Bigelf, Beardfish, The Dear Hunter, Haken, Jolly, Anneke van Giersbergen and Next to None. The … (read on)

  12. First bands confirmed for Brutal Assault 2013

    First bands confirmed for Brutal Assault 2013 icon Brutal Assault Festival announces first confirmed bands headed by Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH, Norwegian musical visionary IHSAHN or Finnish melodic deathmetallers AMORPHIS. Next confirmed are Norwegian black metallers CARPATHIAN FOREST and BORKNAGAR and also progressive metallers LEPROUS. (read on)

    1. Update Nov. 2, 2012 21:45: Marduk, Nachtmystium, Benediction and Saturnus
    2. Update Nov. 10, 2012 11:05: DOWNSET, MADBALL and SOLEFALD
    3. Update Nov. 16, 2012 22:15: WHITECHAPEL, MAGRUDERGRIND and ABORYM
    4. Update Nov. 26, 2012 21:22: Online tickets Pre-Sale and Reservations!
    5. Update Dec. 6, 2012 19:59: BEHEMOTH, OVERKILL and VREID
    6. Update Dec. 15, 2012 14:01: TRIVIUM, ENTOMBED and CRUSHING CASPARS
    7. Update Dec. 22, 2012 16:44: ANTHRAX, AS I LAY DYING, DR.LIVING DEAD
    8. Update Jan. 9, 2013 20:59: BA 2012 Survey winners
    9. Update Jan. 9, 2013 21:01: HATEBREED, ROTTEN SOUND and OBSCURA
    10. Update Jan. 14, 2013 23:49: Fotress Josefov will be IN FLAMES!
    11. Update Jan. 25, 2013 19:04: OPETH, DYING FETUS and ANTROPOFAGUS
    12. Update Feb. 1, 2013 22:08: Another three bands confirmed
    13. Update Feb. 15, 2013 19:36: CARCASS, ENSIFERUM, SYLOSIS
    14. Update Feb. 15, 2013 19:37: MISANTHROPE, NOVEMBERS DOOM and DECREPIT BIRTH
    15. Update March 5, 2013 22:34: KILLING JOKE, DEVILDRIVER and BELPHEGOR
    16. Update March 20, 2013 18:42: ORPHANED LAND, EMMURE and CENTURIAN
    17. Update March 28, 2013 19:46: BA 2013 tickets available at THE KOREA + NOOSTRAK tour
    18. Update May 10, 2013 22:02: GOJIRA will atack Fotress Josefov!
    19. Update June 15, 2013 09:33: PRO-PAIN, KATALEPSY and BROTHERHOOD OF THE LAKE
    20. Update June 21, 2013 20:01: Rotations on BA roster
    21. Update July 9, 2013 22:41: BRUTAL ASSAULT fest trailer
    22. Update July 19, 2013 19:32: Line up changes and One-day tickets
    23. Update July 25, 2013 20:36: BA timeschedule announced published
    24. Update July 25, 2013 20:39: „Obscure Stage“ program announced & Tickets Pre-Sale inf
    25. Update July 30, 2013 18:42: Few line-up details published
    26. Update July 30, 2013 18:44: BA festival becomes green and cups info
    27. Update July 30, 2013 18:44: Service innovation in the Old Army Fortress
    28. Update Aug. 6, 2013 11:55: Tickets check, VIP camp, BA Afterparty
    29. Update Aug. 6, 2013 11:56: Another festival news
  13. Heavy Metal Magazine TV Show

    Every Friday evening, starting at 22.00 (EET/EEST), the first Romanian TV rock show broadcasted over the Internet - Heavy Metal Magazine - will bring you the latest news from rock& metal. The show is presented by Lenti Chriac and it will be broadcasted at www.radio3net.ro . Stay tuned! (read on)

  14. NASA’s Curiosity Wakes Up to a Dose of Anthrax

    NASA’s Curiosity Wakes Up to a Dose of Anthrax icon Got The Time, from the band’s 1990 Gold-certified Persistence of Time, was one of several songs on NASA’s wake-up playlist for the Mars Rover, Curiosity, that touched down on the Red Planet August 5. “Got The Time” woke Curiosity up on Day Six, along with “Echelon” by 30 Seconds to Mars. Since Curiosity’s Mars landing, the playlist has also included … (read on)

  15. Sólstafir live at Dark Bombastic Evening 4

    Sólstafir playing at Dark Bombastic Evening 4 in Alba Iulia, with Cătălin Motoroga of Negură Bunget on panpipes as a special guest. (read on)

  16. W:O:A 2013 – pre-sale starts

    W:O:A 2013 – pre-sale starts icon The organizers of the world's biggest metal festival, Wacken Open Air, announced the start of the pre-sales of the W:O:A X-Mas Package 2013. The tickets will be available for sale at www.metaltix.com on Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 00:01 am. The price for 3-Days-“ALL IN”-Ticket is 120€ (incl. sales tax plus 10,- advance booking fee, W:O:A cult T-shirt and much … (read on)

  17. New bands confirmed for BA 2012

    New York Hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT, Atlanta-based post-hardcore/metal band NORMA JEAN and Swiss elektro/industrial dark metallers SAMAEL have been confirmed as new acts for Brutal Assault Festival 2012. Unfortunately, Canadian band PROTEST THE HERO have been forced to cancel BA Festival due to some term collision with their US tour. (read on)

    1. Update Nov. 25, 2011 21:25: First confirmed bands for Brutal Assault 2012!
    2. Update Dec. 13, 2011 21:26: FIELDS OF THE NEPHILIM, SHAPE OF DESPAIR and RISE AND FALL c
    3. Update Dec. 16, 2011 21:27: Headliner confirmed: MACHINE HEAD!
    4. Update Dec. 27, 2011 21:28: Moshpit will go non-stop with HATEBREED and SUICIDE SILENCE
    5. Update Jan. 10, 2012 21:29: Further dose of newly confirmed bands headed by IMMOLATION
    6. Update Jan. 20, 2012 21:30: CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, SÓLSTAFIR and GORGUTS
    7. Update Feb. 17, 2012 21:31: GODFLESH, NILE and KAMPFAR confirmed for Brutal Assault 2012
    8. Update Feb. 24, 2012 21:33: Brutal Assault confirms FINNTROLL, SKARHEAD and ROOT
    9. Update March 15, 2012 21:34: New bands confirmed for BA!
    10. Update April 3, 2012 21:35: Brutal Assault announces NAPALM DEATH, CROWBAR and ALCEST
    11. Update May 1, 2012 17:18: KYLESA, ENGEL a INQUISITION confirmed for BA 2012.
    12. Update May 19, 2012 17:20: SWALLOW THE SUN and UNEARTH confirmed for BA
    13. Update May 22, 2012 17:21: SUICIDE SILENCE moved to PreAssault Show
    14. Update July 17, 2012 14:46: BRUTAL ASSAULT photo contest
    15. Update July 23, 2012 14:41: BA 2012 announces its daily schedule and 4 new bands
  18. Sunset in the 12th House confirmed for DBE 4

    Sunset in the 12th House confirmed for DBE 4 icon Romanian experimental post -rock band Sunset in the 12th House have been confirmed for the 2012 edition of the Dark Bombastic Evening - The 4th Ritual, set to take place on August 17-18, in Alba Iulia Fortress, Romania. Here is the band statement… “_After PG.Lost had to face the unfortunate situation of canceling their participation at DBE4, we were pleasantly … (read on)

  19. ARTmania Festival 2012

    ARTmania Festival’s organizers have announced the tickets for the next Sibiu Festival edition as a premiere in the Romanian entertainment market. For the ARTmania Festival Sibiu 2012, the seventh edition of the Sibiu’s arts festival, tickets are already available. It is for the first time in Romania when a music festival is offering this service with one year in advance. … (read on)

    1. Update Oct. 20, 2011 09:57: Delain and Trail of Tears at ARTmania Festival Sibiu 2012
    2. Update Feb. 9, 2012 10:03: ARTmania Festival announces Die Toten Hosen in August at Sib
    3. Update Feb. 21, 2012 10:18: Epica live in Transylvania at ARTmania Festival 2012
    4. Update May 25, 2012 10:23: Raining stars at the ARTmania Festival 2012
    5. Update June 2, 2012 10:29: Edguy and My Dying Bride are playing at ARTmania Festival
    6. Update July 18, 2012 12:22: Kitsune Art confirmed for Artmania 2012
  20. DOWSPIRIT Reveal New Album Title

    DOWSPIRIT Reveal New Album Title icon DOWNSPIRIT, the heavy rock band formed by ex-SYMPHORCE/ex-FREEDOM CALL guitarist Cedric “Cede” Dupont have revealed the album title Bulletproof as well as unveiled the cover art, tracklisting and confirmed the album's release date. Bulletproof Track List: 1)Greed 2)Life After her 3)Get the F*** Up 4)The Wish 5)Human Gift 6)Are you Proud? 7)Hellyeah 8)Overload 9)Gotta Get Away 10)What a Way to … (read on)