Sebastian Bjorn Benedict

Album Reviews

Album Review: VENOM INC. – Avé

When two-thirds of the original Venom line-up decided to forge on as Venom Inc., the fan based easily embraced the…
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Album Review: WINTERSUN – The Forest Seasons

Wintersun‘s atmospheric sound continues with the crowdfunded album The Forest Seasons, inspired by Antonio Vivaldi’s violin concerto, “The Four Seasons.”…
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Album Review: BLIND GUARDIAN – Live Beyond the Spheres

For 30 years Blind Guardian have galloped their way into the world of power metal. The latest album is a…
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Album Review: MOTÖRHEAD – Clean Your Clock (Live in Munich 2015)

MOTÖRHEAD! LEMMY KILMISTER! The two names that forged a unique sound and thrust it upon the music world – the…
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Album Review: STEVEN TYLER – We’re All Somebody From Somewhere

Back in 2009, Steven Tyler was quoted in Classic Rock magazine, "I don't know what I'm doing yet, but it's…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: WHITESNAKE at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY

David Coverdale took the stage with the commanding presence of a rock god, reminding everyone of what a true rock…
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Concert Review: TOM KEIFER at the Bergen Performing Arts Center

Since the success of Tom Keifer’s first solo album, The Way Life Goes, he has been making the rounds nonstop…
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Concert Review: MICHAEL MONROE at the Gramercy Theater in New York

Iconic sleaze rocker, Michael Monroe, rolled into New York City's Gramercy Theater with a body of work that covers over…
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Album Review: AVANTASIA – Ghostlights

This latest chapter of Avantasia is arguably one of their strongest releases to date. The atmosphere of the album is…
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Concert Review: CLUTCH at Terminal 5 in New York City

Clutch performed at Terminal 5 in New York City on December 29, 2016 along with Crobot and Valkyrie.
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Album Review: ANTI-FLAG – Live Acoustic at 11th Street Records

Ten albums into their career, Anti-Flag have been giving the establishment the middle finger since 1988. Live Acoustic at 11th…
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Album Review: PERGANA – The Visit EP

Paraguay’s Pergana combine traces of 80's pop, heartfelt gothic keyboards, with a symphonic vibe that sets this group apart from…
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Concert Review: BLACK METAL WARFARE in Brooklyn, NY

On a Tuesday evening in the bowels of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a musical war took place. On this night the "Black…
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Album Review: KING DIAMOND – The Spider’s Lullabye

KING DIAMOND – The Spider’s Lullabye – Deluxe Edition King Diamond just released a re-mastered version of one of his…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: KING DIAMOND at the Playstation Theater in New York City

King Diamond’s return to New York City was a three-night sold-out event as part of the current “Abigail in Concert…