“15 years of madness” is dedicated to 15th anniversary of symphonic black metal band Welicoruss. This documentary shows band from its inception to the present day, including many rare footage, backstages. Video is divided into two parts – in the first part – Alexey, the leader and founder of Welicoruss, and the former members tell what they have come to go through during the Russian part of their biography, and the second period – after Alexey’s relocation to Europe and next studio and tour activities. The film touches theme of development of metal music and metal scene in Russia and Siberia, as well as the reasons why Alexey left his Native Land.
Everyone knows corona slowly kills everything that relates to human communication. This also affected art, music and concerts. Welicoruss has no possibility to play live (as well as other thousands of musicians) and they have no source of funding for their creative projects, but nevertheless they would like to go … Continue reading →
Rating: 9/10 Release: 27 March 2020 Label: El Puerto Records I always have a short list of albums I await each year and the newest from Welicoruss has been on it each year since 2015’s “Az Ezm”. Finally after 5 years the new album is upon us in “Siberian Heather … Continue reading →
Welicoruss have just released their most epic work to date with “Az Esm”, an album filled with all the magic, mysticism and heavy pagan metal tracks you have come to expect from them. Alexey was able to spare a few minutes to answer some questions regarding the new album, new lineup, new locale and the process of recording the album……Continue reading →
Rating: 9,5/10 Release: 31-1-2015 Label: Independent I think in most cases, change is a good thing as long as it is towards the better. Such is the case with the new Welicoruss release “Az Esm’”. When I mean change, I mean a change in line-up and locale (moving from Russia … Continue reading →