20 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT HIM GROUP
HIM is a Finnish rock band founded in 1991 by vocalist Ville Valo, guitarist Mikko Lindstrom and bassist Mikko Paananen. Since 1999, drummer Mika Karppinen has been a regular participant,…

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The procession of rock
By the beginning of the 60s, the next generation was approaching adulthood. Parents of these children actively fought for peace, tranquility and abundance. Parents, however, entered it with a load…

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62 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MEGADETH
For thirty years of active work, more than twenty musicians have officially participated in Megadeth, and only Dave Mustaine has remained the group leader since the first roster and the…

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Monthly Archives: August 2018

15 BEST HEAVY METAL GROUPS OF ALL TIMES AND PEOPLES (part 2)

Motorhead

It’s sad to say that this band no longer exists – after its bassist, vocalist and songwriter Ian Fraser Killmister, also known as Lemmy, died. He died of prostate cancer. It was he who formed the group in June 1975. He and his teammates, including members of an earlier squad – Larry Wallis and Lucas Fox – brought a new sound to the metal. Their single ‘Ace of Spades’ – “Ace of Spades” – is considered the best song of the group. It has been used endlessly in films, television programs, and video games. It was with them that the evolution of British heavy metal began. The group lasted forty years, releasing 23 studio albums and 10 more combined albums. But after Lemmy’s death, his bandmates Mickey Dee and Phil Campbell decided to dissolve her. Continue reading

HISTORICAL FACTS ABOUT THE 69 EYES GROUP
Time - early 90s, scene - Helsinki, Finland. Hanging out with friends in the bars, Bazi, who was playing the drum kit at the time in the beginner group, met…

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19 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT METAL GROUP “RAMMSTEIN”
Rammstein is a German metal band formed in January 1994 in Berlin. The musical style of the group belongs to the genre of industrial metal (specifically - its German scene…

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What is Glam Rock
Gary Glitter in the heyday of his careerGlam rock (from the English Glam rock, which in turn comes from glamorous - “spectacular”) is a genre of rock music that arose…

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RICHIE VALENCE - ROCK-N-ROLL STAR
A simple American guy Richie Valens (his real name is Richard Esteban Valenzuela Reyes) was born on May 13, 1941 in the city of Pacoima, located in California. When he…

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