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June 15, 2011 6 Comments

Steff Metal’s Epic German Adventure: Itinerary

One of the reasons I started this blog in the first place was to document our Epic Europe (and Middle East) adventure. In 2009, myself, the Cantankerous Drummer Husband and two friends rented a campervan for two months and drove across Europe, visiting Germany, Austria, Italy, England, Leitchenstein, Belgium, Denmark, […]

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June 2, 2011 7 Comments

Wacken Open Air: Renting a campervan for Wacken

One of the reasons many metalheads baulk at the idea of attending a metal festival is that they hate camping. For many people, spending three to five nights inside a flimsy tent pitched in a muddy, dirty campground surrounded by 70 000 other metalheads who just WILL NOT SHUT UP, […]

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May 11, 2011 2 Comments

Costumes, midgets and those wacky Germans: Talking pirate metal with Chris from Alestorm

Yarrr! It’s pirate metal week, and I’m stoked to get an interview with Chris Bowes, vocalist and keytarist of Alestorm, who will be rocking their own brand of pirate madness at Rising Sun in Auckland this Sunday. Steff: Hi Chris. What time is it in Scotland? Chris: It’s 11 o […]

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