Maryland’s finest, Beach House first entered the music scene in 2004 with their Pitchfork acclaimed single “Apple Orchard”. Known for their cosmic vibrations and somber melodies, the band first came into the spotlight with
There’s classic rock – and then there’s The Pixie. A household name since the 90’s, it seems this Boston born band is here to stay. . Although I was too young to remember their breakup (and subsequent reunion), many of my formative years were spent obsessing over their albums……
Sabaton is quite possible the next biggest thing on the global metal stage. They’ve opened for Iron Maiden, toured relentlessly over the last 7 or 8 years and are one of the most prominent bands on the Nuclear Blast roster. Vandala caught up with the band for an interview on October 4th before they played their second gig ever in Calgary, Alberta.
On October 4th Calgary was ablaze with a full-speed, melodic metal onslaught of Europe’s finest (with one US band paying homage to the style). Never did I think I’d be at a posh venue like Flames Central watching long-haired, bearded veterans of metal dishing out face-melting riffs in rapid succession. Yes, I’m talking about the experience that was seeing Amon Amarth live with the likes of Skeletonwitch and Sabaton.
Fall is here and the cold winds are blowing in but so are the bands on tour, new albums and so much more for the fall music season. This month […]
You can now watch Chad VanGaalen’s animated directorial effort for “Monster,” the official video from Shrink Dust, his critically acclaimed 5th album . Chad VanGaalen’s previously announced European tour in support of […]
I don’t know what you were doing as a teenager, but it probably wasn’t as cool as Stefana Fratilas after school activities. At just 15, Stefana Fratila (left: performing at […]