Ensiferum From Afar Tour (2009)

From Afar tour
De Kelder, Amersfoort, NL
30 Oktober 2009
By: Colin

2009 was peaking, Ensiferum released their best album so far, and ensiferum is my favorite band …
… They had to live up to high expectations in Amersfoort.
Amersfoort, 19:24 h. Large parking area, vacant area, a lamppost, a parking meter, two tour buses and a building with large letters De Kelder. Continue reading

Skyforger (2009)

Location: De Vleugel, Nijverdal
9 Oktober 2009
By: Colin en Michel

Due to a cancelled gig Skyforger had a spare date in their agenda. At very short terms a gig in Nijverdal was arranged but with one and a half week to go, despite the enormous promotion of Baldrs Draumar, there were only a few people in this small venue. Not sold out by far, but the atmosphere was nonetheless great. Continue reading

Cradle of Filth Tour

Cradle of Filth Tour
Watt, Rotterdam, NL
09 may 2009
By: Michel

Turisas had the duty to warm-up the audience this evening. The mood was good from the first track. Both technically and in terms of atmosphere it was a very good show. Like we used to their singer was grumbling a lot about drinking again. But this time he managed to mention that he’d still rather drank Hertog Jan (see March 16, 2008). Continue reading