I Interview the Legendary pirate metal band Running Wild’s main man Rolf Kasparek. We talk about Running Wild’s new album Resilient, possible touring, the bands evolution over time and what Rolf hopes fans will take away from his music over the years.
Available: October 7th, 2013
Running Wild! A band I can claim are one of my top 5, if not top 3 favourite metal bands of all time. Since I first listened to Black Hand Inn I was completely hooked with the bands ability to write songs that invoked such imagery in their lyrics, had great riffs and worked the pirate theme like no other. After Black Hand Inn I made it a point to go out and grab whatever other albums I could possible find. Keep in mind this was in the mid-90’s, in Tennessee, when I first discovered the band in college. If not for the internet emerging as vehicle to really bring heavy metal back into people’s consciousness I would have never discovered the band. So from Black Hand Inn, to Pile of Skulls to Blazon Stone and all the other in between, after and before I was a hooked on Running Wild and so were my friend whom I introduced the band to. I even tracked down a digital copy of their concert during the Death or Glory tour in Germany right before the Iron Curtain fell. Continue reading Music Review: Running Wild Album: Resilient
– New album RESILIENT scheduled for release in October 2013
– Photos of configurations revealed –
RUNNING WILD Captain Rock’n’ Rolf has come up with twelve storm-proof numbers for the new studio album “Resilient”, ten of which are scheduled for release on the regular CD on 7 October 2013 (Scandinavia: 2 October, Germany: 4 October; US: 8 October), two additional bonus tracks and a poster will be included on the limited version of the album. The double gatefold LP version comes with printed innersleeves, blue marbled vinyl and the CD in cardboard sleeve.
Snippet from the new song “Bloody Island” plus footage of listening party: Continue reading RUNNING WILD New Song Sample Available
German power metallers RUNNING WILD will release their new album, “Resilient”, on October 4 in Germany and October 7 in the rest of Europe via Steamhammer/SPV. Continue reading RUNNING WILD: Complete ‘Resilient’ Album Details Revealed
The tracklist of the upcoming album called “Resilient” has been published. Those of you who have not yet read it, please find the song titles below. Any song title you love so far already just by reading it? Continue reading Running Wild reveal track listing for upcoming new album ‘Resilient’.