Tag: Wacken

Bootleg: Decapitated at Wacken!

It may have been 8 years ago but sets like this one from Polish Death Metal brutes Decapitated at Wacken in 2012 is what going to a Festival is all about. Including “Mother War“, “Spheres of Madness” and “The Knife“, it celebrates the 2011 album “Carnival Is Forever” with both vicious and polyrhythmic batterings…

Bootleg: Therapy? At Wacken!

Northern Irish Alternative Metal favourites Therapy? Joined the masses for the Wacken World Wide 2020 live stream and threw down a pair of classics on “Knives” and “Screamager” from 1994’s “Troublegum” from the trio’s separate residences on split screen glory. Their “So Much For The 30 Year Plan” European tour trek may have been put

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

Bootleg: Parkway Drive at Wacken!

A trio of pro-shot cuts from Australian Metalcore titans Parkway Drive at Wacken in 2019 sees them headlining one of the World’s biggest Festivals. The tracks here are “The Void“, “Shadow Boxing” and the brilliant “Crushed“. If you missed it, yesterday saw Frenchmen Mark My Way shared their love for Byron Bay’s finest and in

Bootleg: In Flames at Wacken!

Courtesy of Knotfest, here’s (not) a full set from Swedish Metallers In Flames. It seems that the set has been cut to just over and hour, however fortunately it still includes “Cloud Connected“, “Only For The Weak” and “Where The Dead Ships Dwell“. Nuclear Blast announced a 20th Anniversary edition of seminal album “Clayman” yesterday

Review: “Path To Immortality” by Voices Of Ruin

Releasing three albums in a decade on the scene might not seem like that much but with each installment, Anaheim Californian quintet Voices Of Ruin have upped their game. This time out they have spared no expense and worked with Machine Head, Soulfy and Once Human guitarist Logan Mader (Gojira, SepticFlesh), who produced the album

Documentary: Primal Creation Wacken Aftermovie!

Belgian modern Thrash Metallers Primal Creation won the national Wacken Metalbattle preliminaries last year, so they could perform at Europe’s biggest Metal Festival last summer. Founded in 2014 and self releasing their debut “Demockracy” three years later, they’ve supported both Skeletonwitch and Dirty Rotten Imbeciles in their time on the road. They have a new

Bootleg: “Reign of Darkness” from Thy Art Is Murder!

Ripping it up in the mighty Bullhead City Circus tent at Wacken Open Air Festival in 2019, here is the pro-shot “Reign Of Darkness” from Australian Deathcore titans Thy Art Is Murder. How they managed to schedule them at the same slot time as Slayer, we’ll never know but the Reign of Darkness that is

Bootleg: Godsized at Wacken!

Godsized may have returned for one night only in 2018 for a friend in need but they are sorely missed. Wacken have delved into the archives to pull a full pro-shot set of them rocking out inside Bullhead City Circus at 2015. It was their penultimate show and their last show in Germany before they