Category Archives: Music/Musik

music in general, excluding gigs and festivals though :)

Videos: Apocalyptica – 01.03.2017 – London

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Songs of the year (2015) – Day 22-25 // Lieder des Jahres (2015) – Tag 22-25

22= “Plastic World” – Entwine The long awaited new album by Entwine…. And this has been the first single off this mentioned album and probably the song that sounds the most like the old stuff that I so loved from … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 14-17 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 14-17

14= “Set me on fire” – Flyleaf Yes, correct, another female singer in the rock music business. And yes I really dig her voice, at least in this song and on the whole album where this song is on! Actually … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 10-13 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 10-13

10= “This is the time (Ballast)” – Nothing More I got to know and met Nothing More in Hamburg, when they were supporting Halestorm and I fell in love with their music. This very special version of the song is … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 6-9 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 6-9

6 = “Absolution calling” – Incubus I still remember how some of my colleagues and I were really waiting for the track to be released as one of the new Incubus songs back then – we were literally sitting in … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 5 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 5

“Every you every me” – Placebo Placebo…it´s one of those bands that I enjoy listening to when I am not feeling that well, when the weather is autumn or winter and it is rainy and grey outside. It just matches; … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 4 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 4

“Do what you want” – Lady Gaga I know, I know, this might be something you were not really expecting from me – but I love it to surprise people. For me it is a fun song that I figured … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 3 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 3

“Better than” – John Butler Trio I got to know the band by accident thanks to a former work colleague who was totally into them, and yes, I also got infected – because it is the music that you can … Continue reading

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Songs of the year – Day 1 // Lieder des Jahres – Tag 1

“Skin” –  Sixx:A.M. I´ve gotten to know the band only because Apocalyptica were touring with them this spring, and as a preparation to actually know the headliner band on the US tour, I watched a live stream and got hooked. … Continue reading

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CD: Lower Than Atlantis – Lower Than Atlantis

Die Jungs hängen sich seit 2007 richtig rein – eine Demo, eine EP und jetzt schon vier Alben, das ist, was sie auf der Scheibe anbieten können. Bisher hat es aber dennoch nur für frühe Timeslots auf Festivals gereicht – … Continue reading

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CD: Gamma Ray – Heading for tomorrow

25 Jahre ist es her, dass die eigentliche Version des Albums “Heading for tomorrow“ veröffentlicht wurde – das ist eine ganze Weile her, dachte sich die Band und entschied sich, das Album mit einer B-Seite als „Anniversary Edition“ auf den … Continue reading

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29.04.2015 – Silver Spring – A last gig, a shrink and some tears // 29.04.2015 – Silver Spring – Ein letztes Konzert, ein Seelenklempner und Tränchen

Wow. This day was so…full and crazy somehow that it is extremely tough to find a point where to start. Usually in the morning of that day I know, I know. I got up at 5.30 am and sneaked out … Continue reading

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28.04.2015 – Philadelphia – Am I special? // 28.04.2015 – Philadelphia – Bin ich besonders?

I was up again early and in need of finding the bus stop for Megabus in Manhattan – and to be fair, this was quite a challenge for me with my lack of sense of orientation. But as I always … Continue reading

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