Tag Archives: Negura Bunget

Founding member of Negură Bunget passes away

Posted by on March 22, 2017

It is with a heavy heart that we report the loss of Negură Bunget founding member Gabriel “Negru” Mafa. He was the only original member left in the Romanian black/folk metal band, starting with 1996’s Zîrnindu-să to 2016’s Zi. Vocalist/guitarist Tibor Kati announced the news on his Facebook about Negru’s passing at the age of 42. “With […]

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Maryland Deathfest (Already) Reveals 2012 Lineup

Posted by on July 1, 2011

It feels like it was just a month ago that this year’s Maryland Deathfest happened. Well, that’s because it roughly was just a month ago. And in no time, the festival organizers have already announced a good chunk of next year’s lineup. Among the twenty bands revealed one year in advance include big names like […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 5th – Artifacts of Chaos

Posted by on April 5, 2011

The upheaval of the music industry continues unabated as we move into April. Each passing week of reading Metal by Numbers only serves to either depress or enrage me. My biggest reason for being upset, though, comes from the consistent non-charting sales numbers from bands that are huge abroad and have rapidly growing fan bases […]

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