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Metal All Stars @ Arena Riga, Latvia

April 30th, 2014

Metal All Stars

5th April, 2014
Arena Riga, Latvia

Review by Anna Dumpe
Photography by Vladislavs Punculs

When Metal All Stars tour was first announced, many people had doubts about the quality and legitimacy about this specific project simply because of how impressive the line-up was. In the very beginning Metal All Stars was a tour that would take many musicians, like Zakk Wylde, Tom Araya, Vince Neil, Cronos, Phil Anselmo and many more on a tour across Eastern and Northern Europe, but after few artists cancelling or denying their appearances on Metal All Stars tour, it was questioned by even more people.
The truth is, until the actual day of the show, many heavy metals fans of Latvia really had no clue if the performance is actually going to happen due to lack of advertisement and news about artists, like Vince Neil, Phil Anselmo, Cronos, etc cancelling their appearances just days before the tour kicks off. However the show DID happen and we were there to see it all for ourselves. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apocalyptica @ Arena Riga, Latvia

April 1st, 2014


@ Arena Riga, Latvia
22nd March, 2014

Review by Anna Dumpe
Photography by Oskars Kupse



Smaller European countries like Latvia, Lithuania or Estonia don’t always seem to get as many exciting bands passing through to perform, but when they do, it’s sure not a thing to miss out on.

Back in 2013 Latvian rock fans were pleased to find out that Finnish rockers Apocalyptica will be packing up their cellos and stopping by to play a show in Riga. To make such news even more exciting Apocalyptica announced that they will be bringing along Avanti! Chamber Orchestra.

On an evening of March 22nd, 2014 we had the opportunity and privilege to be nowhere else but Riga and experience the magic of heavy metal meeting classical music for ourselves. Read the rest of this entry »

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