Author Archive for Valérie

Interview with Mike Gaspar of Moonspell

Driven by the success of their new album Extinct, Moonspell has taken over Europe with their Road to Extinction tour. Cassette Culture got the opportunity to sit down with drummer Mike Gaspar to talk about their newest release. CC: Moonspell’s new…

Taake – Stridens Hus Review

Another traditional three years wait is over. Taake, black metal institution from Bergen, Norway, released its sixth studio album in 2014. Available since December, Stridens Hus (Battle House) arrived with the cold winter, and the seven songs are going to…

Avatar from another Decade: Milking the Stars

In November 2014, a piece of altered reality made its appearance on the shelves. It was a fusion between something real and something coming from a parallel universe. Milking the Stars: A Re-Imagining of Last Patrol, Monster Magnet’s most recent…

Going back in Time: Wolf – Devil Seed

The 80s. It was a flourishing moment for heavy metal. Some of the best albums, still considered as classic today, were released during this decade. Holy Diver from Ronnie James Dio in 1983, Powerslave from Iron Maiden in 1984, Peace…

Let’s create a memory: Opeth in Munich

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Pale Communion, the new Opeth’s album, was released in August 2014. With this new material in their guitar cases, the Swedish band is hitting the road again. They made a stop in Bavaria, and they have chosen a special date…