I simply love ACID and have so ever since I discovered them in the 80s. When I heard ELVENSTORM the first time I was immediately brought back to that time. Not that the band can’t stand their own ground. This is heavy metal the way heavy metal is supposed to sound. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading


ESSENZA lingers somewhere back in my memory as a band that I have heard of but never heard a single note by. Now that I’ve corrected that mistake I gotta admit that they impressed me deeply. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading


THE FORCE is a thrash band that took me back to the 80s and the second wave of thrash metal. Being a huge fan of that era and having grown up on that kind of music I just had to interview this Paraguan band. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading


I can’t keep emphasizing how fun it is to discover new bands and what great tool internet can be in that search. French SOLEIL VERT came to me when I surfed Myspace (yeas, it is still worth something) and I knew that I had to interview them. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading