March 2020

VIRGIL DONATI shines as a musician and commentator on social developments

2. March 2020

Virgil Donati

VIRGIL DONATI brilliert als Musiker und Kommentator gesellschaftlicher Entwicklungen

Virgil Donati is one of the great percussion luminaries in the prog metal/fusion genre. In 2011 the Australian, who has been living in the USA since 1996, applied to Dream Theater as Mike Portnoy's successor, but had to admit defeat to Mike Mangini at a casting with high media impact. However, he might not have been able to make full use of his abilities with the American prog metal legends - at least not as he did with his fabulous new album "Ruination".


The DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS reflect the state of their country

2. March 2020

Drive-By Truckers

Die DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS reflektieren den Zustand ihres Landes

Patterson Hood is angry. Very angry. Because as an American and passionate Southerner, he has a president who has been in office for three years and who is constantly throwing around slogans like "America First" or "Make America Great Again". Which in the eyes of Donald Trump, of course, only works if he is elected again in November. What Hood, the 55-year-old singer, guitarist and lyricist of the Drive-By Truckers, wants to prevent at all costs ...

eclipsed: Why are you so angry with the president?