Mar 202020
 

Bandcamp will waive its revenue share on sales for one day in order to support musicians and lessen the impact of the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Bandcamp’s fundraiser will take place this Friday, March 20 (from 12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. PT). If you can, please consider supporting musicians impacted by the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak.

Artists receive revenues from purchases made on Bandcamp within 24-48 hours after the sale. The website offers a Discover tool as well as Daily new editorial recommendations and Best Of lists. Gift cards are also available.

Follow this link for more information on Bandcamp for fans and artists. Read a message from Bandcamp co-founder and CEO Ethan Diamond below:

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Feb 252020
 

Gigant and Stichting Brainstorm Festival intensify their collaboration. In addition to the annual Brainstorm Festival in November, from now on concerts will be held under the name ‘Brainstorm Festival presents’. The joining of forces makes Gigant in Apeldoorn even more the place to be for the better metal concerts.

The first result of the deepening of the collaboration can be seen on Saturday 9 May. That evening, Ball Noir (medieval folk metal, NL), Scarlet Stories (dark prog rock, NL) and Askara (gothic prog metal, CH) play in Gigant. Three bands that are firmly committed to the road and that fit well into the concept of the annual Brainstorm Festival.

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Jan 012020
 

First of all, Happy Newyear, wishing you all a healthy, blessed and prosperous 2020!

Thanks for your support over the past year, we really appreciate that. The past year has brought us loads of decent new releases, new bands and nice concerts/festivals. We expect that 2020 will be even better! The next year will be the 14th. year of ‘The Metal Resource’.

Anyway, a little bit later then expected: But we are having each staff member of our team list their choices for The Top 10 Best Albums Of 2019 (In no particular order). Unfortunately, not everything is delivered on time, so as you can see below there are missing a few top-10 lists. 

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TOP 25: Most Viewed Album Reviews of 2019

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Dec 312019
 

The past year has brought us loads of decent new releases, our reviewers have again written many reviews. Here are the 25 most viewed reviews:

25. Adorned in Ash – “Apocalyptic Violence” (review)
24. Grave Robber – “Scary Christmas to You” (review)
23. Malchus – “Dziedzictwo” (review)
22. Cellar Darling – “The Spell” (review)
21. S91 “Along the Sacred Path” (review)

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TOP 25: Most Viewed Articles of 2019

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Dec 312019
 

The year is almost over. Here is a list of the 25 most viewed articles of the past year.

25. (Rock) Alive Festival 2019 Cancelled (Statement Available) (article)
24. Skillet’ Drummer ‘Jen Ledger’ Releases Video for ‘Completely’ (article)
23. Leah – The New Celtic Winter Album Is Very Close to Being Complete (article)
22. Listen to The Brand New ‘War of Ages’ Song ‘Sulphur and Salt’ (article)
21. SKALD – in veum, ‘As Wolves Among Sheep’ – Exclusive Lyric Video Premiere (article)

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