Rating: 9/10 Release: 27 August 2021 Label: Avantgarde Music If you’ve been following this page for any amount of time it’s likely you’ve heard of Windfaerer, and if you haven’t you’ve some catching up to do. Seriously go listen to Windfaerer right now then come back… OK now I’m assuming …Continue reading →
Rating: 9/10 Release: March 2019 Label: PRC Music There are times when the “job” here at the site is incredibly easy, especially a reissue of an album I have heard plenty o’ times before. My friends in NJ’s Windfaerer have their killer release “Solar” being reissued this March via PRC …Continue reading →
It has truly been an epic year for my friends from NJ in the mighty Windfaerer on numerous levels. Signing to Avantgarde, a killer tour and string of festival dates and the release of their 3rd full length “Alma” makes for a successful 2018. The entire band contributed to the interview that follows. Guitarist/Vocalist Mike Gonçalves (MG), Violinist Ben Karas (BK), guitarist Itay Keren (IK), bassist Michael Munoz (MM) and Drummer James Applegate (JA) answered questions regarding the new album, the label, the touring and their favorite music from 2018… check it out…
Rating: 9/10 Release: 3 September 2018 Label: Avantgarde Music / Bandcamp What a last few years it has been for Windfaerer. Two amazing releases (full length album “Tenebrosum” and split with Dumal and Wolfcloak “Coniuratio Nigrum Atlantika”), some killer touring/fests and now they have been recently signed to the epic …Continue reading →
By: Jeff 3 & 4 November 2017 Pocono Plaza Inn, Stroudsburg, USA First of all this will be heavily biased….. let’s get that out of the way right up front. The 3rd installment of the Pocono Folk Metal Festival took place November 3rd and 4th in good ol’ Stroudsburg, PA …Continue reading →
Rating: 8.5/10 Release: 22 July 2016 Label: Independent I debated whether to call this a split or a compilation as it features three bands so “split” didn’t seem appropriate so compilation it is. Featuring 3 bands and 3 tracks from each, I would suggest you lash yourself down to something …Continue reading →
Very now and again we here talk of an asteroid about to hit earth. With their pending new album “Tenebrosum” New Jersey USA’s Windfaerer have assured our decimation back into cosmic dust. Lead vocalist and guitarist Mike took some time out to answer some questions regarding the new album (being released on September 22nd thru their Bandcamp page….windfaerer.bandcamp.com) plus some other questions regarding recording and touring….check it out…..
Rating: 8,5/10 Release: 22 September 2015 Label: Independent If the second album of Windfaerer is anything, it’s heavy. In your face, pounding riffs, fast. I like it! From New Jersey, the band is on the ultimate black side of folk metal. Mastermind Michael Goncalves is the backbone of the band, …Continue reading →