07:20 - Apothecary In other news, this album is so addictive it should be a Schedule I drug [link]
07:12 - theFIST wormed are at willowtip, they toured with those 2
06:35 - Apothecary We'll just have to agree to disagree then, as much as I love both bands, I still consider Zeppelin and Deep Purple hard rock at the very most
06:34 - flightoficarus Big sale at Willowtip. Best band there besides Ulcerate and Gigan?
06:33 - Apothecary Doom/stoner/sludge has its roots in Sabbath, and power and speed/thrash in Priest. I'd say everything else was just bands taking those categories and then building upon them to create new ones
06:30 - deadone That doesn't preclude Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin being pioneers in heavy metal and as such considered part of the genre, even though they happily sit outside it sometimes.
Russin pagan/folk band Nevid are glad to inform you all, that yesterday, on February 11th 2009, the band has begun the recording of a song for Forgive-Me-Not Tribute album. The band has chosen for the song "Neverland", coming off Forgive-Me-Not's 1998 debut album "Tearfall". You can download the original song here (mp3).
Drums were recorded yesterday evening at the band's home studio in Moscow. The tribute album will be released through Soyuz Records. A release date is not certain yet.
Forgive-Me-Not were a Russian Gothic metal band that disbanded in September 2007, releasing six full-length albums and playing several live shows supporting Doro, To/Die/For, Lake Of Tears and Charon.
Russian label Irond records presents the new Kramola album "Krov Svobody". Kramola is the latest side project with members of Moscow metal band Nevid.
The album was recorded by some original Nevid members: Lesiar, Arsafes, Olga Lantseva, Olga Mashkina, and other musicians like Wolfenhirt, Harry, Alex Kozlovsky, Alex Bolshov. Also live on stage other Nevid members Alex Smirnov and Glen will be performing for Kramola.
Russian Pagan Folk metal band Nevid have added a new guitarist to the fold. The new member is called Arsafes and according to Nevid's drummer Alex Smirnov, the band is very glad with his addition to the band. The band also announced they're busy writing new songs. More info (in Russian) here.
Russian metal band Nevid are introducing their new members, namely the charming female vocalists Olga (Helga) Lantseva and Olga (Skandinavien) Mashkina:
"About Olga Lantseva: she appears as the main female vocalist in the band. About herself: "Ambitious, mean and VERY (addition of the band) kind!" A real treasure for the group. All about wonderful vocals, perfect singing technique. During her musical career, she worked with the bands "Tears Are Pathetic" and simultaneously with the guys from "Los Aybolitos". Before coming to the Nevid, she was singing in the "Galatheia" band. She graduated from Regional Musical College of Rachmaninoff (Kaliningrad, 1999-2003), the specialty of the director of a choir, folk music. Her passion is everything that sounds beautiful and also billiards, paintball, Darts and fantasy genre.