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Damnation Festival 2015 – Review By Dan Hunt

21st November 2015 at 3:29 pm

Damnation Festival 2015 - At The Gates

I hadn’t been planning on going to Damnation Festival this year but a triple whammy of spare ticket, spare car-seat and spare hotel room is a powerful cocktail, and a hard one to refuse. So It is with the spirit of having no idea…
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Damnation 2015: Final Bands Announced Join AT THE GATES, HIGH ON FIRE, MONO & More!

20th September 2015 at 4:12 pm

Damnation Festival 2015

As Damnation Festival fast approaches its 2015 edition, the final bands have now been announced. The first of which is Celtic Metallers Primordial, who’ll headline this year’s Terrorizer Stage, vocalist Nemtheanga commented on the appearance… “We are delighted to return to Damnation Festival this…
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Roadburn Festival 2015 – Day 2 Review By Pete Green

21st April 2015 at 7:19 pm

Skuggsjá - Roadburn 2015

Friday is an earlier start, if you call 12pm an early start, but nonetheless it’s a privilege (as everything at Roadburn usually is) to be invited down to the Press & Networking Meeting at the Cul de Sac. Chatting to some amazing, like-minded folk…
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Line Up Complete For Houses Of The Holistic At Roadburn Festival 2015

15th February 2015 at 2:57 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Houses Of The Holistic

Roadburn Festival 2015‘s curators Enslaved‘s Ivar Bjørnson and Wardruna‘s Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik have completed the line up for their event on Friday April 10. A mystical and shadowy shroud will fall over the main stage at Roadburn as the industrial darkness of  Fields Of The Nephilim…
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Guido Segers Top 10 Albums Of 2014

17th December 2014 at 10:08 am

Guido Segers

This is my first year as a Shaman apprentice and I’ve learned much I have to say. I’ve been writing these end of year lists for a while now, but this is the first time where I have to scrap content. I got to…
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SÓLSTAFIR Announce New Euro Tour Dates For 2015; November Euro Tour Still Ongoing

13th November 2014 at 3:34 pm

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SÓLSTAFIR have announced new European live-dates for early next year. The eclectic Icelanders will return to the continent at Paris’ Nouveau Casino in France on the 27th of January and add shows in Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, the Baltic states and Russia….
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Damnation Festival 2014 – Review By Alex Varley

11th November 2014 at 11:34 am

Damnation 2015 - Bolt Thrower

If you’re looking for a wisely picked mix of underground music extremity then Damnation Festival has been the number one choice in England for some time now. This year had a particularly strong feeling of something special with a rare performance from England’s best…
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Sólstafir To Perform Instrumental Soundtrack To Icelandic Cult-Classic Viking Movie Hrafninn Flýgur At Roadburn 2015

9th October 2014 at 5:37 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Sólstafir - Hrafninn Flýgur

Iceland natives Sólstafir will perform their unique take of the completely instrumental film score, to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the cult-classic Viking movie, Hrafninn Flýgur (When The Raven Flies) by director Hrafn Gunnlaugsson at Roadburn Festival 2015 on Thursday, April 9 at the 013…
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Icelandic Heathens Sólstafir Confirmed For Houses Of The Holistic At Roadburn 2015

17th September 2014 at 3:48 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Sólstafir

Walter & co are thriled to announce that Icelandic heathens Sólstafir have been confirmed for Houses Of The Holistic, Ivar Bjørnson‘s and Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik‘s curated Roadburn event on Friday, April 10 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. “It seems to me…
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Sólstafir ‘Ótta’ CD/LP/DD 2014

9th September 2014 at 8:55 am

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What is it about Iceland that it manages to churn out such consistent quality artists? Sidestepping the near-obligatory “something in the water” joke, it is astonishing that a country of only 300,000 people has produced so many prolific artists, and is continuing that trend…
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