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KROKUS: 'Hoodoo Woman' Video Released

"Hoodoo Woman", the new video from Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS, can be viewed below. The clip was filmed with director Oliver Sommer, who has previously worked with APOPTYGMA BERZERK and SARAH CONNOR, among others. The following report from the video shoot was posted on the band's official web site: "Siberian-like temperatures of 3 degrees ...

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KROKUS: 'Hoodoo' Release Party Announced

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS will celebrate the release of their new album, "Hoodoo", on February 25 at Kofmehl in Solothurn, Switzerland. The event is not open to the public, but the band is giving away 100 tickets to 50 of its loyal fans (two tickets for each winner). Peter Waelti the KROKUS Globe Club ...

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EDEN'S CURSE To Film/Record First-Ever Concert DVD, Live Album

Multinational melodic metallers EDEN'S CURSE will film/record their first live DVD and album in the USA in May. The band was approached by MelodicRock.com owner Andrew McNeice to appear at his Melodic Rock Fest 2 concert event, which is scheduled to take place at The Roadhouse in Elgin, Illinois, within minutes of downtown Chicago on ...

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KROKUS Films 'Hoodoo Woman' Video; Photos Available

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS recently filmed a video for the song "Hoodoo Woman" with director Oliver Sommer, who has previously worked with APOPTYGMA BERZERK and SARAH CONNOR, among others. The following report from the video shoot has been posted on the band's official web site: "Siberian-like temperatures of 3 degrees Fahrenheit welcome KROKUS as ...

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KROKUS: New Song Available For Streaming

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS will release their new album, "Hoodoo", on February 26 via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. The CD was recorded by Dennis Ward (who previously worked on KROKUS' "Hellraiser" album) at House of Music Studios in Winterbach, Germany, with additional recordings at Pink Bild and ...

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KROKUS: 'Hoodoo' Artwork Revealed

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS will release their new album, "Hoodoo", on February 26, 2010 via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. Check out the CD artwork below. According to the group's official newsletter, Swiss newspaper Blick asked producer and founding KROKUS member Chris Von Rohr the question that was ...

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TWISTED SISTER Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

TWISTED SISTER has been confirmed for next year's Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place July 16-17, 2010 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANVIL BULLET DORO ENFORCER JAG PANZER KROKUS JON OLIVA'S PAIN LOUDNESS QUEENSRŸCHE RATT SABATON TWISTED SISTER More acts will be announced soon. For more information, ...

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KROKUS: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS have set "Hoodoo" as the title of their new album, due on February 26, 2010 via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. According to the group's official newsletter, Swiss newspaper Blick asked producer and founding KROKUS member Chris Von Rohr the question that was on ...

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KROKUS Completes Recording New Album

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS have completed recording their as-yet-untitled new album for an early 2010 release via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. According to the group's official newsletter, "Producer and founding KROKUS member Chris Von Rohr is feverishly mixing and putting the final touches to the first CD ...

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METALVILLE Band And Label Pool Signs With INTERGROOVE

Metalville, the band and label pool launched by the Cologne, Germany-based company Flying Dolphin Entertainment Group UG, has signed a worldwide contract with the distribution company Intergroove from Offenbach. Metalville's "unique concept" allows the company to work with artists and labels who want to retain control of their product and do not want to transfer ...

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KROKUS To Celebrate Swiss Independence Day

Hard rock veterans KROKUS will perform live on August 1 as part of the Swiss Independence Day celebration, which will be broadcast live on Swiss TV from the "Tell Open-Air Stage" in Interlaken. Entitled "Tell And Other Heroes", the program will be televised all over Switzerland with simulcast translations in French and Italian (for those ...

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REECE: 'Universal Language' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

REECE, the solo project of former ACCEPT/BANGALORE CHOIR and current GYPSY ROSE frontman David Reece, will release its debut album, "Universal Language", on August 28 via Metal Heaven. The CD was produced by Andy Susemihl (U.D.O.) and features Jochen Funders from HOLY MOSES on bass, and Stefan Schwarzmann (ACCEPT, HELLOWEEN, KROKUS, RUNNING WILD, U.D.O.) on ...

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REECE: New Audio Samples Available

REECE, the solo project of former ACCEPT/BANGALORE CHOIR and current GYPSY ROSE frontman David Reece, has posted audio samples of three new songs — "Chasing Shadows", "Before I Die" and "Yellow" — at www.reecerocks.com. Due later in the year via AOR Heaven, the group's debut CD was produced by Andy Susemihl (U.D.O.) and ...

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KROKUS Announces Swiss Festival Appearance

After a 25-year hiatus, the reunited "original" lineup of the Swiss hard rock band KROKUS is totally committed to writing and producing an album that seamlessly fits into the groove of their work of the early Eighties ("Metal Rendez-Vous", "Hardware", "One Vice At A Time", "Headhunter"). They feel they owe this to their faithful fan ...

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MIND KEY To Release 'Pulse For A Graveheart' In July

Frontiers Records has set a July 3 European release date (August 11 in the U.S.) for the second album from the Italian progressive metal band MIND KEY, entitled "Pulse for a Graveheart". MIND KEY debuted in 2004 with "Journey Of A Rough Diamond", an album that showed the excellent potential of the Neapolitan combo. With ...

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KROKUS: Video Interview With MARC STORACE Available

Vocalist Marc Storace of Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS was interviewed by Peter Waelti of the KROKUS Globe Club For Clan & Fan shortly before the band's August 2008 reunion concert at Stade De Suisse stadium in Bern, Switzerland. The chat took place outside the Kofmehl youth center in Solothurn. Switzerland, the birthplace of KROKUS ...

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KROKUS Records Official Song Of Ice Hockey World Championship

Legendary Swiss hard rockers KROKUS have recorded the official song of the Ice Hockey World Championship, which will be held between April 24 and May 10, 2009 in Zurich and Bern, Switzerland. Bassist (and producer) Chris Von Rohr and lead guitarist Fernando Von Arb wrote the track, entitled "Live For The Action", and will perform ...

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REECE: First Audio Samples Available

REECE, the solo project of former ACCEPT/BANGALORE CHOIR and current GYPSY ROSE frontman David Reece, has posted audio samples of three songs — "Chasing Shadows", "I'll Remember You" and "We Were Alive" — at www.reecerocks.com. Due in early 2009 via AOR Heaven, the group's debut CD is being produced by Andy Susemihl (U.D.O.) ...

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KROKUS Signs With SONY MUSIC

Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS have inked a deal with the Swiss branch of Sony Music. The group's reunited lineup of vocalist Marc Storace, bassist (and producer) Chris Von Rohr, lead guitarist Fernando Von Arb, rhythm guitarist Mark "Koki" Kohler and drummer Freddy Steady will release its new album before the end of this year. ...

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