Tag: Hellfest

Jul 25

Maik Weichert of Heaven Shall Burn talks about The Wanderer at Hellfest

Heaven Shall Burn is one of the most noticeable bands in the metalcore scene since their formation almost 20 years ago they have shaped their own sound along with laying the foundations for the global sound of metalcore. Heaven Shall Burn last album VETO was an example of how heavily and aggressive this band could …

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Jul 21

Ivar Bjornson of Enslaved discussed new music & Hellfest 2016

Enslaved was one of the bands I was looking forward to seeing because they’re such a legendary band who raised the bar for black metal. After shooting my one song, I had to stay back and watch. When people think of Viking metal or folk metal, they think more on the melodic side, and I’m …

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Jul 19

Victor Brandt of Entombed A.D. discussed Hellfest & Beer

Entombed A.D. was one of the most amazing bands who played at Hellfest. This is one of the bands I’ve been excited about since their influence on the metal scene is the strongest today than it has ever been. My first time seeing them was when they played in Tampa, supporting Amon Amarth. Use Facebook …

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Jul 18

Entrails talked to The Age of Metal at Hellfest 2016

Out of all of the bands who played at Hellfest, Entrails is one of the ones who conquered. I would even argue they were the most brutal band in the whole festival. With a ruthless set that includes plenty of headbanging and moshing, these Swedish death metal titans made a lot of extreme metal fans …

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Jul 15

Kobi Farhi of Orphaned Land discussed 25th year anniversary & Hellfest

Few bands get respect and admiration from the get go because of the importance of their lyrics, Orphaned Land is one of those bands. They are a unique band that besides mixing progressive metal with middle eastern folk music and a splash of growling vocals, They have approached the tension in the Middle East with …

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Jul 13

Heljarmadr of Dark Funeral discussed Hellfest & Where Shadows Forever Reign

With over 20 years in the business, Dark Funeral is considered one of the few remaining institutions of the original Scandinavian black metal movement. After going through a recent lineup change Dark Funeral released last month their six studio album Where Shadows Forever Reign featuring new vocalist Heljarmadr.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Jul 12

Last Ride Into Hell / Hellfest Day III

Waking up on Sunday after two amazing days and knowing this was the last day of Hellfest was a really bittersweet feeling. After a recharging breakfast, we were on our way to catch up the set of legendary French heavy metal band Nightmare. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Jul 08

Charlotte Wessels & Timo Somers of Delain talked Hellfest & Moonbathers

Hellfest was a great experience that changes your view of what a real metal festival is, not only the environment, the people, and all the art that the Hellfest organization has put into the Clisson Hellfest grounds, there is the lineup and the artist you get to see. This year we were pleased to see Delain once …

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Jul 06

A Day in Hell / Hellfest Day II Report

Day II After a few hours of sleep, we were ready to tackle day II at Hellfest, after getting ready and cleaning some space on our memory cards we were ready to start the day. We arrived just in time to catch Swedish death metal act Entrails. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Jul 05

The Blind Choice / Hellfest Day I Report

When you think about what European metal festival you would like to attend during your first European trip, the option of visit Hellfest in Clisson, France is very tempting and quite clear. With 10 years of existence Hellfest has become one of the major European summer metal festivals, with an attendance of over 100.000 people …

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