Warbringer

Metal thrashing geeks The thrash movement of the 1980’s was without a doubt one of the most glorious and significant periods in heavy metal history. The aggression, the speed, the politically, violent and gory themes, the anger and the power, changed the metal music world forever. Warbringer, the quintet from the LA area, bring all this…

Arte Divina

Our artist’s life commitment and dedication to the art are immense. It resonates passion, beauty and intensity beyond words. Centred around the concept of creation and the act of creating. Like in religious tradition the one that creates is divine and of divine intention. Strictly focusing on inspiration, symbolism, philosophy, creativity, and imagination. The double…

Xandria

Fantasy and reality by Marco Heubaum Metal is as real or unreal as music just is. And it´s a big mixture of themes anyway; you find everything in metal. And a big part doesn’t have anything to do with fantasy topics. For example, I would name Pantera as one of many influences for Xandria (for…

Cattle Decapitation

March of the vegans Cattle Decapitation, the San Diego extreme metal- death metal giants have been realising brutal metal albums since they formed and started spreading their message of animal rights and compassion through their lyrics and images to raise awareness. Their music is a solid wall of brutality, aggression, rawness and extreme grindcore. Their…

Witchwood

Handful of Stars By Woody We all come from different backgrounds, for sure we all evolve from the seventies and sixties rock n roll but going more in-depth we all have different preferences about specific kind of genres. In my case I listen a lot to jazz music not always related to guitar playing, I…

Children of Bodom

Something Wild 20 years later Since 1997 Children of Bodom have been a big presence in the extreme metal scene, amassing fans around the world while touring non-stop and releasing nine albums. What makes these Finnish metal titans one of the biggest and acclaimed international metal acts is the combination of Alexi’s ferocious vocals, brutality…

Blue Pills

Blues Pills with Elin Larsson Blues Pills is a four-piece rock – blues band from Sweden. They have been playing big music festivals getting attention with their relentless energy on stage and psychedelic rock and in 2016 they opened for Deep Purple in Europe. Their music is hypnotic and mixes the best of 60’s and…

Backyard Babies

Return of the Babies: Rock hellions Backyard Babies are best known for their seven studio albums, two Swedish Grammy Awards, numerous collaborations with legends like Michael Monroe, in addition to a classic reputation for hardcore partying and on-the-edge living. What’s it like returning to the stage after a five-year hiatus? What new materials have the seasoned…

Ufomammut

To infinity and beyond Ufomammut is a power trio formed in Italy in 1999 by Poia, Urlo and Vita, a lineup that has remained stable since. The trio has developed a sound characterized by lengthy songs centred on repeated heavy riffs coupled with droning vocals and the use of sound effects and synths. ‘8’ is…

Agostino Arrivabene

Agostino Arrivabene from Rivolta d’Adda, Italy. Graduated at the Accademia di Brera in 1991, he dedicates himself to the study of past masters such as Leonardo, Dürer and Van Eyck, maturing a surrealistic and visionary style. He participated in the exhibitions of the Sunnis Surrealism: from De Chirico to Foppiani (Piacenza, 2002) and Visionaries, primitive,…

Andrzej Kuziola

Born in Poland and now residing in the United Kingdom, Kuziola began his career as a dentist before switching his focus to creating art. His style is distinct and surreal, with a stylized texture often resembling sculpted clay. His illustrations are filled with eerie elements like skeletons, twisting vines, medieval armour and fanciful characters. Specialize…

Christophe Vacher

Christophe Vacher is a two-time Emmy Award Winner and two-time Annie Award Nominee who has provided artwork for the Animation industry and most major Hollywood Studios since 1989 as a painter, designer and Art Director. He worked on movies such as The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, Tarzan, Fantasia 2000, Dinosaur, Treasure Planet, Shark Tale, Enchanted, “9”,…

End of Green

Void Estate by Michael “Sad Sir” Setzer I still haven’t come up with a better explanation or description than “bad weather music”. Somehow this still fits after all these years. ‘Void Estate’ is a little more mellow and probably grumpy at the same time. This one turned out even different then we all expected, which…

Christopher Ulrich

Christopher Ulrich is one of the most devoted painters of our time. His surreal iconographic images have adorned museums and galleries worldwide. He recently was a guest artist at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), in the Guillermo del Toro exhibition “At Home with Monsters”. Christopher began to work on his major Demoneater…

Daniele Valeriani

Daniele Valeriani was born in Rome in 1974. He works as a graphic designer with various media, his tools are mostly digital but also charcoals, inks and oils. His interests have always been focused on the wonders of nature, science fiction, astronomy and occultism. Valeriani’s art can be described as surreal, dreamlike, hellish, futuristic. H.R.…

Denis Forkas

Most Metal fans, know Russian painter, Denis Forkas, as the creator of mind-blowing visions for the album covers of bands like Locrian, Horseback, and more recently, the mighty Behemoth. His works are full of cryptic imagery, traditional art overtones and symbolical significance. They challenge viewers to look further and discover a place where poetry, fantasy…