Tag: German

  • Do Helloween Get The Credit They Deserve?

    Do Helloween Get The Credit They Deserve?

    When we think of thrash metal, we think of certain things. The “Big Four” of Anthrax, Metallica, Slayer and Megadeth. We may also think of album covers that feature skulls… …or demons… …lead singers who dress like monks… …albeit there were worse ways to dress in the eighties… Back in 1985 however, it wasn’t just […]

  • Why German Heavy Metal Still Matters: Accept – Live at The Forum

    Why German Heavy Metal Still Matters: Accept – Live at The Forum

    As a veteran of several eighties Monsters of Rock Donington festivals, the odd Reading Festival, and a myriad of lesser gigs at Hammersmith Odeon, The Astoria, Dominion, Brixton, The Town and Country Club (now renamed as tonight’s venue, The Forum), et al, I have reached the point (or perhaps “age” is a better word) where […]