New bands from Eastern Europe

Discover This: Why So Silent?

Ukrainian newcomers Why So Silent? are an intriguing proposition, fusing full-on instrumental metal synthy spaciness.

Discover This: Lurker In Light

We love to tick new countries off the new music map and today we’re able to add Romania to this fairly lengthy list. Our first taste of Romanian music is the intriguingly dark and heavy yet deliciously catchy sound of Cluj-Napoca band Lurker In Light.

Single Review: Belarus rockers Weesp show off their heavy side with ‘Not Over’

Belarussian rockers Weesp first caught our attention when we learned they first formed back in 2008 despite not being able to play music. They’ve since formed an exciting combination of … Continue reading Single Review: Belarus rockers Weesp show off their heavy side with ‘Not Over’

Introducing: Triumphant

When asked to think of Russian musicians I found myself stuggling, with the only names that spring to mind being Pussy Riot (more famous for feminist protests than good music) … Continue reading Introducing: Triumphant