Rock Am Ring 2019

Rock am Ring and Rock im Park, the German twin rock festivals, opened their gates once more. Every year at the beginning of June, the festivals which take place at the famous racing court Nürburg Ring (RaR) and the Zeppelin Feld (RiP) attract thousands of festival goers to spend their weekend listening to their favourite … More Rock Am Ring 2019

Rock am Ring 2018

A few weeks ago, I went to Rock am Ring, a German three-day festival located at the Nürburgring race track. It started off as a one-day event in 1985 but turned into an annual event due to its commercial success. After a two year break the festival was re-introduced in 1991 with a new concept … More Rock am Ring 2018

Silverstein

Quite a while ago I went to a really amazing concert in a former church in Frankfurt, called St. Peter. The band that was playing was Silverstein. The Canadian Post-hardcore band was funded in 2000 in Burlington, Ontario, and consists of the original founding members Shane Told (vocals), Josh Bradford (guitar), Paul Koehler (drums), Bill … More Silverstein

Ambience – photo challenge

This week’s photo challenge of the Daily Post is about ‘ambince’. The word ‘ambiente’ originates in the Latin word ‘ambientis’ (Genitive of ambiens) or ‘ambire’ (to surround). An ‘ambience’ can be an atmosphere, environment or surrounding. It creates specific vibes that make people feel good or sometimes uncomfortable if they don’t like the ‘abience’ of … More Ambience – photo challenge