When this tour was announced, many fans said this was an easy way for the Cavalera brothers to make some money. But the timing was perfect, because 2016 states that 20 years have passed from the release of “Roots”, 20 years from Max’s departure and 10 years from Igor’s departure from Sepultura.
Innerwish long time absence from the live stages of Greece's capital came to an end on Saturday November the 5th. Their superb new album just couldn't be left without a live presentation in front of the city's audience, so the band put its best effort to make a night ot remember. The venue choice seemed ideal as the attendance was expected big.
Meaningless prologue: Jeff Waters has wronged himself and his band. 15 studio albums in 26 years are a lot, with some of them being at least average. Also, all the line-up changes never gave a stability to this band. If he had dealt differently with stuff like that, Annihilator would probably have a larger status. But their live shows are something different, so we had to be in Piraeus 117 Academy on this cold autumn night.
The underground heavy metal scene in Greece seems to be more vibrant than ever nowadays as lots of new bands make their appearance on the musical front proving that they have absolutely incorporated the elements of the glorious 80s. Heavy Metal Thunder is really a mini festival that gathers some of the best up and coming outfits. Its third volume took place at Modu club and let’s see what the promoters had in store for us…