Category: Preliminary report

Pianos Become The Teeth and the Waiting for Love – soon in Cologne and Hamburg!

Pianos Become The Teeth Tour 2018

Promophase, album release, tour – see or see this Schedule of artists and bands who have worked on new songs, often off. The American quintet Pianos Become The Teeth is also undergoing this cycle and is already in its final phase. So it will be the former post-hardcore band and The Wave pioneer, after already in February this year, the fourth album of the combo (review here) was published, next month to move to Europe. Here are mainly shows on the big island, but also a few headline gigs … Continue reading

Tidy up in Münster – on to the Vainstream Festival 2018!

vainstream festival 2018

Münster is not without reason one of the most relaxing cities in Germany – the city center is beautiful, The cityscape is characterized by cyclists and thriving nature and people of all Coleur feel comfortable here. So also the fans of tougher music, as shown by the recurring and celebrated Hardcore & Rock shows. An important pillar and a must-have of the Münsterland music scene is the annual Vainstream Festival. Also this year the organizers are luring with top-class stars like the Beatsteaks, … Continue reading

French post-hardcore / math-rock band Lysistrata on tour in Germany for the first time


Lysistrata will perform in Germany for the first time in April 2018! Lysis who? Lysistrata. Never heard? Do not you, dear reader of this text, also not, because the band from France are still brand newcomers. In fact, the figure of Lysistrata straight literary fans is certainly a household name, because one of the most famous Kömödien from ancient Greece bears this title. Anyway, Lysistrata is not exactly the most memorable band name of all time, but still a comparatively easy challenge. … Continue reading

The Used play exclusive Germany show as part of the “The Canyon” tour!

The Used Tour 2018 Bochum

It’s been almost two years since The Used spent two consecutive nights in Cologne’s Bürgerhaus Stollwerck with their 15-year anniversary tour to perform their first two works in their entirety live and to celebrate their band’s history together with their fans. Meanwhile, this tour has gone by, they have worked on a new album and this has also been published. “The Canyon” is the name of the seventh The Used Album and was released last autumn. The quartet moves a bit back to its roots, focusing … Continue reading

1LIVE Krone 2017 – the voting has begun!

Award ceremonies often have a threadbare and stuffy aftertaste. There are always the same people on the stage, diligently consecrating themselves or others and those present polite applause, although you really only yawn heartily or would like to go immediately. But in expert and artistic circles it is said time and again that there is one big exception: The awarding of the 1LIVE Krone. On December 7, the Radio Prize will be awarded for the 18th time in the Jahrhunderthalle in Bochum.

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Enter Shikari on tour in Germany with “The Spark”

Enter Shikari

In September Enter Shikari had their new one with “The Spark” Album released and musically surprised everyone with their change of style (we reported).

Next month the time has finally come and the British will present their new songs live on stage. Included: Lower Than Atlantis and Astroid Boys !

What makes it so special? In our interview, vocalist Rou Reynolds and drummer Rob Rolfe revealed that they plan to bring … Continue reading

Five Finger Death Punch and In Flames on Big Co-Headliner Tour!

Co-headliner tours with huge bands are commonplace in the US, in Europe often wished for such in vain. However, a few more concerts are coming up this year, bringing three metal greats together on stage! In terms of metal, the three bands on this tour cover very different styles: the smallest of the three bands, Of Mice & Men is dedicated to a mixture of post-hardcore and metalcore. In Flames serve with their Melodic Death Metal probably the hardest … Continue reading