A weekend of Heavy Metal Fest in İstanbul begins today…

So many groups I love to listen to and attend their performance.. All starts up in a few hours. Here are the bands, the fest lasts three days, until Monday night (!) More info here  

Roger Waters: “Devlet Terörüne Son” [End to State Terror]

He is playing in Istanbul right now and he cried in Turkish: “End to State Terror” while 5 martyrs of Occupy Gezi reflected on the Wall. via @bkara via @direncigdem via @alperseri Ali was a Pink Floyd fan… via @alimivurdular   Related articles Roger Waters’ famous show ‘The Wall’ in Istanbul

Iroan Maiden and Anthrax in Istanbul tonight!

The police pose with Iron Maiden members:) via @serhatucak update: This photo was taken 2 years ago. From the previous concert… uğdate2: Rammstein is better at fireworks. Let the Ed play more… Hurriyet Daily News 12h  //  keep unread  //  preview Istanbul gets ready to rock with Iron Maiden concert Iron Maiden will be in Istanbul tonight as part of the … Read more

“due to Greek Customs officers”, Kreator cannot make it to Istanbul concert tonight….

On the Kreator official Facebook Page: Kreator Tour Manager here. Unfortunately due to Greek Customs officers, we were not able to leave Greece on time to make it to Istanbul. We would like to mention that the promoters, Mood Productions, did everything to help save the show. Please check their website to see information on … Read more

Red Hot Chili Peppers was in Istanbul. A few photos. A few complaints

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Megadeth concert in Istanbul. A social media selection…

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Madonna was in Istanbul…

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Happy news for Istanbulites. Red Hot Chili Peppers will be in town on Sept 8. An Istanbul news roundup

AND THE CONCERT WILL TAKE PLACES at Santral istanbul, right at my campus;) via Red Hot Chili Peppers Happening: Istanbul Film Festival by Acturca Financial Times (USA Ed) Wednesday, March 28, 2012, p. 11 Arts What : New Turkish films and Hollywood movies at Turkey?s biggest cinema event. When : March 31-April 15. Where : … Read more

Arch Enemy dün gece İstanbul’daydı


The Black Dahlia Murder in town tonight

This American extreme metal band is a relatively new one for me… Not particularly my type of genre but worth attending of course:) The Black Dahlia Murder tarih : 23.05.2011 21:00:00 mekan : Jolly Joker Balans

Dark Tranquillity tonight in Istanbul

I could not become a great fan of Dark Tranquility but as far as I can observe, it has a good following in Turkey. Güneş tells me to listen to their earlier albums. I will do that eventually. However, I still attend their concert tonight… The concert Facebook page here.  

Blind Guardian plays in Istanbul tonight!

Another legendary band, Blind Guardian, stops by Istanbul tonight. Their concert begins in an hour… 2011-05-04 Istanbul Refresh the Venue Turkey Add Address: 100. Yıl Oto San. Sitesi, G-52 Çömlekçi Sok. 30 Maslak. Related post.

Disappointment at Istanbul’s Sonisphere 2011?

official site here facebook event page here. Metalheads are more than happy with the Sonisphere lineup. But the problem is the festival area. Although it is re-designed and enlarged, this doesn’t look like a suitable area for the festival. It is too small, I don’t know why this place was chosen. Küçükçiftlik Park is a … Read more

Busy Friday Night in Istanbul. Death Angel concert. Derby btw GS-FB. Istanbul Shopping Fest starts.

This super thrash metal band, Death Angel, comes to Istanbul for the first time and that’s definitely my top priority tonight. Yer: Old School Rock Bar Tarihler: 18.03.2011~18.03.2011 21:00 Telefon: 0212 292 98 17 Adres: Atıf Yılmaz Cad. (Ağa Cami Sokağı) No: 17 Kat: 2 Beyoğlu Istanbul Bilet Ücreti: Ayakta: 45,00 TL Nereden Alırım: Biletix.com, … Read more

Dirty Rotten Imbeciles in Istanbul tonight!

Another band from my initial years at a metalhead comes to town tonight. In fact, in 2 hours the concert starts. I am under the spell of a heavy flue but still I will make it. I cannot miss this punkothrash band… “Dirty Rotten Imbeciles (also known as D.R.I.) are a United States hardcore punk/thrashcore/crossover … Read more