Category: Music reviews

9 Volt – 9 Volt (a review)

 Rudolf Schütz  September 7, 2022  0 Comments on 9 Volt – 9 Volt (a review)

Oh, how time flies! I have to admit I’ve neglected basically all my work since the holidays last month, I…

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Mantahungal – The Festering Decadence And Misery (thought about a 2021 demo EP)

 Rudolf Schütz  August 21, 2021  0 Comments on Mantahungal – The Festering Decadence And Misery (thought about a 2021 demo EP)

Mantahungal and their “The Festering Decadence And Misery”…what’s not to love about a title such as this one. I’ve come…

From Nicky Astria with love – Semua Dari Cinta (an opinion on 1984 debut album)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 27, 2021  0 Comments on From Nicky Astria with love – Semua Dari Cinta (an opinion on 1984 debut album)

Nicky Astria is yet another lady rocker to mention in my quest to get familiar with the music of the…

Pure & fantastic: Lana – Berkelana (an opinion on a 2020 EP)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 21, 2021  1 Comment on Pure & fantastic: Lana – Berkelana (an opinion on a 2020 EP)

Lana, the band from Bogor, would be totally unknown to me, if not for my interview with Paranoid Episodic, where…

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On captivating devotion: Power of Mirantic and their “Devotional of Soul” (an opinion on 2011 demo)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 18, 2021  0 Comments on On captivating devotion: Power of Mirantic and their “Devotional of Soul” (an opinion on 2011 demo)

“Devotional of Soul” from Power of Mirantic fills our longing for Indonesian symphonic metal bands. Previously, I have covered only…

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The Melting Minds – Digitized (single review)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 13, 2021  0 Comments on The Melting Minds – Digitized (single review)

Digitized is the fourth single from the never resting The Melting Minds, the Indonesian psychedelic rock band, released by their…

Sailing the dangerous stormy seas: Lord Morgan and “Badai Semusim” (an opinion on the album)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 4, 2021  0 Comments on Sailing the dangerous stormy seas: Lord Morgan and “Badai Semusim” (an opinion on the album)

Lord Morgan was among the first black metal bands (or, more precisely, projects) from Indonesia I’ve found in my journey…

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Shaming the world: Total Anarchy and “Frustasi Global” (opinion on the album)

 Rudolf Schütz  July 3, 2021  0 Comments on Shaming the world: Total Anarchy and “Frustasi Global” (opinion on the album)

Total Anarchy!!! To be honest, sometimes I feel like we should go this way… at least for a day. Just…

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Terrible mutation spreading: Mutasi and their Promo 2017

 Rudolf Schütz  June 27, 2021  0 Comments on Terrible mutation spreading: Mutasi and their Promo 2017

Mutasi means “mutation” in bahasa Indonesia and it’s also a name of the brutal death band from Karawang. So, again,…