From 23rd October the new ROCK HARD will be on the shelves – with a fatter 40 years NWOBHM cover story, 148 pages and a world-exclusive ALCEST-CD.
In addition to two tracks ('Protection' and 'Sapphire') from the forthcoming ALCEST album "Spiritual Instinct", you can find the silverling we have for you in a chic digi-sleeve still 'Autre Temps' from the 2012-long groove "Les Voyages De L'Ame", as well as previously unpublished, world-exclusive live versions of 'Oiseaux De Proie' and 'Là Où Naissent Les Couleurs Nouvelles'.
In the magazine expect you among other things following stories:
- Made by Mader: On the occasion of the 40th birthday of the NEW WAVE OF BRITISH HEAVY METAL, Matthias has compiled a 32-page mega-special for our cover story, in which not only musicians, producers and artists are involved Media representatives to speak, but numerous plates (and various books on the subject) will be taken again under the microscope.
- In this month's chatterbox, Jens Peters talks to Andy Brings (DOUBLE CRUSH SYNDROME, ex-SODOM / TRACEELORDS) about stretch trousers, Genghis Khan and Mülheim an der Ruhr. Also from Mr Peters: Interviews with HELLOWEEN, MICHAEL MONROE and AIRBOURNE.
- Hard to believe: BLIND GUARDIAN have finally bagged their orchestral album, which has been announced for over thirty years. Ronny Bittner jetted off to Krefeld to chat about the mega-project with singer Hansi Kürsch.
- ALCEST have a new record at the start. Salsify and over-fan Hacky "Eisenfavst" Hackländer talks to singer, guitarist and visionary Neige.
- For "The Story Behind the Milestone", Buffo joins DEATH ANGEL's "Act III" from 1990. Also from Buffo: A Conversation with Jon Zazula (Megaforce Records).
- In the "Metal Mascot Massacre" we let the ANVIL anvil and WARLOCK's warlocks compete against each other.
- We listen in advance to the new ones In the "Tonezone" bassist Frédéric Leclercq reports (KREATOR, ex-DRAGONFORCE.)
- As always in the magazine: "Der Krach von der Basis" and "From The Underground".
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The Other Interview Issues of the Issue:
MAYHEM * PHIL CAMPBELL * AGNOSTIC FRONT * NILE * ROBERT PEHRSSON'S HUMBUCKER * ANGEL WITCH * AGE BRIDGE * REFUSED * SCHAMMASCH * LEPROUS * RAY ALDER * IQ * SCREAMER * ADMIRAL SIR CLOUDLESLEY SHOVELL * THE NEPTUNE POWER FEDERATION * ECLIPSE and much more
Plus live reviews from:
IRON MAIDEN * AYREON * Storm Crusher Festival and much more
Furthermore, like imm he at the start: Tourdates, News and more than 100 CD-, Vinyl-, DVD- and Demo-Reviews!
You can order the magazine in our online-shop.
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In this sense,
your ROCK HARD team