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Music Review: SadDolls CD: Grave Party

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BY: TJ Fowler

Available: April 25th, 2014

Label: Inverse Records

Official Websites:

http://www.saddolls.net

https://www.facebook.com/saddolls

 

Got an interesting press sheet for a Greek Deathwave band called SadDolls.  I had never heard of ‘deathwave’ before and judging by the album cover I was expecting some sort of an electonica/techno/metal band.  What I got from ‘Grave Party’ was not exactly that but not an unpleasant listen either. Continue reading Music Review: SadDolls CD: Grave Party

THEOCRACY – Theocracy Reissue Details Revealed

The self-titled debut album from the Athens, Georgia-based melodic metal band THEOCRACY will be re-released through Ulterium Records on November 15th in Europe and November 19th in North America. Continue reading THEOCRACY – Theocracy Reissue Details Revealed

Interview with Greek Hard Rock Band In Phaze

InPhaze

https://www.facebook.com/inphazehardrockband

Skullbanger: I want to say thank you for taking the time to talk to Skullbanger.net about your band InPhaze.  I notice you have a live show supporting Jeff Scott Soto in Athens.  What can you tell us about that?

–          Hello to all of you, and thanks for the invitation. It is great for us to share the stage with Jeff. He is a great guy, a great singer, with fans all over the world. Since we are a fresh band, that show also helps us to share our music and get to know with more people. We will play with Jeff only in his show in Athens, along with Danger Angel, another great Greek band.

Skullbanger: What can you tell us about InPhaze as a band itself?  What brought you guys together and what would you describe your music as? Continue reading Interview with Greek Hard Rock Band In Phaze

JEFF SCOTT SOTO On Working With YNGWIE MALMSTEEN – “We Were Helpless Sidemen With No Chance For Growing Or Making Something Of Ourselves While We Were With Him”

Vocalist JEFF SCOTT SOTO (TALISMAN, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) is featured in a new interview with Greece-based Rock Overdose. An excerpt from the discussion is available below:

Continue reading JEFF SCOTT SOTO On Working With YNGWIE MALMSTEEN – “We Were Helpless Sidemen With No Chance For Growing Or Making Something Of Ourselves While We Were With Him”

HELLOWEEN, GAMMA RAY Jam ‘I Want Out’ In Athens; Video

HELLOWEEN’s Hellish Rock Part II tour hit the Fuzz Club in Athens, Greece last night (March 9th) with GAMMA RAY in tow. Check out video footage if both bands jamming the ‘Weenie classic ‘I Want Out’ below:

Remaining dates on the tour are as follows:

March
10 – Thessaloniki, Greece – Principal
12 – Istanbul, Turkey – Refresh the Venue
15 – Sofia, Bulgaria – Arena Armeec
16 – Bucharest, Romania – Arenele Romane
18 – Ljubljana, Slovenia – Media Park Club
19 – Budapest, Hungary – Pesca Music Hall
21 – Bratislava, Slovakia – Sport Hall
22 – Prague, Czech Republic – Tesla Aréna
23 – Zlín, Czech Republic – Hala Euronics
24 – Brezno, Slovakia – Sport Hall
26 – Krakow, Poland – Studio
27 – Warsaw, Poland – Stodola
29 – Helsinki, Finland – The Circus
30 – Tampere, Finland – Pakkahuone
31 – Oulu, Finland – Teatria

April
2 – Oslo, Norway – Rockefeller
4 – Stockholm, Sweden – Arenan
5 – Karlstad, Sweden – Nöjesfabriken
6 – Gothenburg, Sweden – Lisebergshallen
8 – Paris, France – Olympia
9 – Saarbrücken, Germany – Garage
10 – Langen, Germany – Neue Stadthalle
12 – Kaufbeuren, Germany – Allgäu Event Center
13 – Bochum, Germany – Ruhrcongress
14 – Mons, Belgium – PPM-Fest
16 – London, UK – HMV Forum
18 – Hamburg, Germany – Docks
19 – Geiselwind, Germany – Music Hall
20 – Balingen, Germany – Volksbankmesse
21 – Schwandorf, Germany – Oberpfalzhalle