Tag: Toska

Bootleg: Frog Leap at Wacken!

Leo Moracchioli’s Metal covers project Frog Leap has been putting a smile on people’s faces since the he first started running with the concept and when the multi instrumentalist took the concept live, it’s blown up huge, Wacken in 2019 being a milestone moment. This set sees the live band tackle everyone from Pantera to

NEWS: Frog Leap Studios join the party with Cardi B cover…

If you thought you’d heard the last of Cardi B for a while following our Vs Tuesday that put a Deathcore reinterpretation from Misstiq against a mash up of “Redneck” by Lamb of God, then you’d be wrong because her single “WAP” is the gift that keeps giving. Leo Moracchioli from Frog Leap Studios in

NEWS: Frog Leap into the air tonight!

It’s been done before and no doubt it will be done again because it’s a classic. Who doesn’t remember the Gorilla drumming along to “In The Air Tonight” by Phil Collins? Nonpoint delivered an on point, modernization of the song a few years back and this week sees Leo Moracchioli put his Frog Leap Studios

Documentary: Frog Leap Studio album #30!

Multi instrumentalist Leo Moracchioli has spent the last six years releasing Metal cover songs and racked up an incredible 30 albums in doing so. In this latest video he does a studio and shows off his freshly acquired Sitar. No touring this year means Toska guitarist Rabea Massaad can put his feet up, something he’s

NEWS: Frog Leap go Cannibal?

It’s amazing what a name can mean to people. Birmingham 80’s New Wave Pop Rock act Fine Young Cannibals have the most Metal name around and yet the least Metal sound. Still, that hasn’t stopped Leo Moracchioli at Frog Leap Studios from covering their hit “She Drives Me Crazy” in full on Metal style. The

NEWS: Frog Leap pay tribute to Run DMC!

How important was Run DMC‘s collaboration with Aerosmith for “Walk This Way“? Just as important as the collaboration between Anthrax and Public Enemy. Leo Moracchioli from Frog Leap Studios in Norway has paid tribute to the Queen’s New York trio with a a cover of their 1986 single “It’s Tricky” in full Metal Jacket style.

Playthrough: “Pokémon” from Frog Leap!

We were lucky enough to see Rabea Massaad back in the day when he was simply a drummer. Having ruined his knee in a skateboard accident, he took up guitar and the rest is history as he now plays in Toska, Dorje and Frog Leap. In a flashback to better times, he’s thrown out this

Review: “Cannibal” by Bury Tomorrow

Our first introduction to South Coast Metalcore heroes Bury Tomorrow came with 2014’s sophomore album “Runes” and more specifically single “Man On Fire“. Adverts for the “Runes” tour were splashed all over the back of Metal Hammer Magazine and the first bite as they say was with the eye. They looked the part and the

NEWS: Frog Leap go and get the peaches!

“Millions of peaches, peaches for me, Millions of peaches, peaches for free” that’s right, Leo Moracchioli has gone with The Presidents of The United States of America classic for his weekly cover and the multi instrumentalist does the quirky little ditty justice in style. If you want to sample Frog Leap live in lockdown, check

NEWS: Frog Leap premier live video for “Zombie”!

Splicing together footage from various venues during the Frog Leap European tour trek that lead to the live album, Leo Moracchioli has dropped a music video for a cover of “Zombie” by The Cranberries. Frog Leap live guitarist Rabea Massaad handled the audio mix while taking some time off from is day job in Toska.