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SEA – The Grip Of Time (album review)

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A different direction for the band, and a more complex album: SEA released their selftitled debut album in 2014, and it pulled in plenty of great reviews from everywhere, with comparisons to Bruce Dickinson and Rival Sons. With this new release, SEA seems to be experimenting with a slight change of style. We’re still getting the massive inspiration from the  giants of the 60’s and 70’s, and I’m sure that,…

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Single review: Supercharger “Rottenburg” (Gain/Sony)

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A swingin’ round of Sin City themed hard rock If there’s a hell, then Avatar and Supercharger will definitely be playing there all the time. Here’s a fresh single from Danish quintet SUPERCHARGER With three albums behind them, Copenhagen five-piece SUPERCHARGER knows how to write songs. Their high pace theatrical style seeps through all their songs, and there’s a clear New Orleans type of subliminally tone underneath it all. Now…

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Interview: Black Oak County

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Debut album, driving force and falling between genres. Jakob had a chance to do an interview with Black Oak County about their debut album, still wet from the press. Releasing their much anticipated debut album worldwide on January 13th. (and even on a Friday(!)), the young quartet is full of excitement for the future. Flick Of The Finger were, as the only press, in the company of this gem of…

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Black Oak County “Black Oak County”

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Fast paced debut bulls-eye! Denmark has a few traditional disciplines: Sea-faring and metal being some of those, and the quartet from the country’s biggest industrial port-city Esbjerg, promised good things to come back in August 2016, when I had the privilege of a preview of their coming debut. Well, now the album is finished, and it’s 200% better than I had hope it to be. Wow. Just…Wow! It’s like a…

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Childrenn, Loppen, Copenhagen

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A journey into psychedelica and a somehow familiar world of alternative grungy rock 4.Nov 2016: A feeling of grunge, mind-expansion and decadent songwriting creeps over me, as the alternative rock quartet from Copenhagen, CHILDRENN, begin to play. Their masterpiece of an album “Animale” from early 2016, is still pretty fresh, and with a follow-up in the works, the scene is set for quite an experience. I’ve been listening to “Animale”,…

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The End Of Rosalina – Debut album release

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Friday 21. October will see the release of the Danish quartet’s debut album, “Black Smoke” The album is 11 tracks with a tasty mixture of influences. The song structure along the lines of Foo Fighters, the gravitas of Clutch and guitar harmonies worthy of Thin Lizzy. The soundscape combining the virtues of seventies rock and modern rock.  This record takes us on a journey through a universe populated by the dreams of…

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Album Review: Shotgun Revolution, “All This Could Be Yours”

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Excellent Hard Rock album from Danish quartet Shotgun Revolution has released their 4th. album, and a fresh video for the latest single, “Rise To Power” SHOTGUN REVOLUTION’s new video “Rise To Power” was released on September 23rd, and is the latest single from the quartet’s latest album. Formed in 2009 in Copenhagen Denmark, the band now consist of DITLEV ULRIKSEN (vocals), MARTIN FRANK (lead n’ rhythm guitars), MICHAEL “TEX” VENNEBERG (bass), and KASPER LUND…

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New doom metal band: A Sun Traverse

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New band featuring ex-Saturnus members A SUN TRAVERSE is a new Doom metal band from Copenhagen, Denmark. After departing with SATURNUS, Peter E. Poulsen (guitars), Tais Pedersen (guitars), Nikolai Borg (drums) and Anders R. Nielsen (keyboards) formed A SUN TRAVERSE and was later joined by bassist player Lennart Jacobsen (also ex. SATURNUS). Recently vocalist Michael H. Andersen (THORIUM, ex. WITHERING SURFACE) completed the line-up. A SUN TRAVERSE is already ready with their first official…

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JUNKYARD DRIVE (DK) signs deal with Mighty Music

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Danish debutants premieres single + video for the track “Drama Queen” Junkyard Drive are already well-known to Danish and Northern European rock fans for their energetic live performance and with a newly signed record deal, the guys are ready to show the world what they are made of with the first single from the coming album “Sin & Tonic”, set to be released in the beginning of 2017. Flick Of The Finger opinion: “Drama…

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Album review: Franklin Zoo “Red Skies”

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5 hard rockin’ guys from Copenhagen who will sweep you off your feet (album below: Images from Franklin Zoo’s recent show at Loppen, Christiania, Copenhagen) A feeling of grunge creeps over me, as I listen to the latest release from Danish Franklin Zoo. The Copenhagen 5 piece has released their international debut on Mighty Music, one of Denmarks leading metal/hardrock labels, who is also responsible for giving us Black Oak…

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Black Oak County: Debut album in early 2017

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Acoustic anticipation of good things to come: Hard rock debut album on my must-own list, it should be on yours too! Read on to get an insight… The four piece from Denmark’s shipping port #1, made quite an impression back in May ’16 at Nordic Noise, with their heavy-riffed southern hard rock. Singer Niels Beier swept this reviewer’s feet away with his powerful and raw voice, and being signed to Mighty…

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