By: Nick Photography: Ute Ruhmann Fotografie Location: Bornstedt, Germany Germany, the perfect country for cheap festivals. Every subgenre has their own festival, so also one for the fans of pagan/folk/blackmetal. Since yours truly is such a fan, we traveled halfway may to Bornstedt for this small festival. Too bad that …Continue reading →
By: Michel Score: 7/10 Release: 14-12-2012 When bands make a DVD they mostly film a few concerts and pick out the nicest recordings to create a DVD. The Feuertanz Festival 2012 DVD is not such a DVD but the recording of the Feuertanz Festival 2012. Of all appearing bands are …Continue reading →
Helvete Oberhausen, Germany 15-12-2012 By: Michel Vogelfrey on tour with their ’12 Schritte zum Steck’ tour, just across the border in Oberhausen, who can effort to miss this? Helvete Metal Club is a perfect location for this kind of concerts. Enough parking space in the neighbourhood of this nice venue. …Continue reading →
By: Nick en Colin This year Folk-metal.nl traveled back to the ‘well known’ Brande-Hörnerkirchen for one of the nicest festivals of the year. Hörnerfest is a small festival in northern Germany, with just 2000 visitors. The festival is mainly about all styles of folk and folk-metal, so perfect for us! …Continue reading →
Not so long ago, Vogelfrey released ‘Zwölf Schritte zum Strick’. About time to ask vocalist Jannik some questions via e-mail. Jannik was a man of many words, as can be read in the extensive interview below. An interview about the new album, outlaws and the great desire to play in Holland.
By: Nick Score: 10/10 Vogelfrey already surprised me. The First time was when I saw them live, at Hörnerfest. Shortly thereafter, when I was listening to the debut-record of the band, they surprised me again. Therefore, I was really curious what Vogelfrey would deliver with their second album ’12 schritte …Continue reading →
Summerbreeze 2011 Dinkelsbühl (DE) 18-20 Augustus 2011 By: Nick Summer Breeze is one of many metal festivals in Germany. With only 20,000 men remains a small-scale festival, not as massive as for instance another German Wacken. Here too metalheads from all over Europe gathered for three days of beer, party …Continue reading →
Hoernerfest 2011 Location: Brande-Hörnerkirchen (DE) 1 – 2 Juli 2011 By: Nick Photography: darkradiation.de It’s time to travel to the far-away Brande Hörnerkirchen in Germany. In this small village in the middle of nowhere, the annual folk-festival ‘Hörnerfest’ takes place. The festival, which took place for the 6th time, has …Continue reading →