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  ALEKSI
Aleksi Name: Aleksi Puranen
Based: in a cave in northern Finland
Born: April 8th 1978, Oulu, Finland
Hobbies: metal, hockey
Fave countries: Lapland in general
Fave drink: orange juice, beer...not necessarily in that order...
Fave movie: The Usual Suspects, The Others, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Leon, Shawshank Redemption, The Lord of the Rings trilogy
Fave tv show: Men Behaving Badly, The Simpsons, Twin Peaks
Fave book: Lord of the Rings, Gary Larson's "The Far Side" collections
Fave band: Dream Theater, Helloween, Sentenced, Iron Maiden, Lake of Tears, Blind Guardian, Savatage

Current playlist
Machine Men - Scars & Wounds
Human Fortress - Defenders Of The Crown
Kotiteollisuus - Helvetistä Itään
Sator - Headquake
Tenhi - Väre

Ark - Burn The Sun
Dark At Dawn - Of Decay And Desire
Divercia - Modus Operandi
Twilightning - Delirium Veil
Myriads - Introspection

  ALEX
Name: Alex
Hobbies: music, books, movies, sports (watching)
Fave drink: Vana Tallinn liquor, orange juice, coffee.
Fave movie: Pulp Fiction
Fave tv show: Alf, South Park, Simpsons, Futurama
Fave book: way too many to name
Fave band: Gates Of Ishtar, Vintersorg, Arcturus, Rage, Edge Of Sanity

Current playlist
Muse - Showbiz
Pathos - Katharsis
At The Gates - Slaughter Of The Soul
Scheitan - Nemesis
Cult Of Luna - The Beyond

Evanescence - Fallen
Spiral Architect - Sceptic's Universe
Ephel Duath - Painter's Palette
Gamma Ray - Skeletons In The Closet
Sentenced - The Cold White Light

  BRIAN
Brian Name/Nickname: Brian Becker/Fiend
Based: Amsterdam
Born: April 10th 1984
Hobbies: cooking, concerts & anything metal
Fave countries: Egypt, Norway & Germany
Fave drink: beer, milkshakes, red wine
Fave food: anything with four legs that gives me meat! Fave movie: Natural Born Killers, A Nightmare On Elmstreet & horror movies
Fave tv show: Beavis & Butthead, South Park
Fave book: metal magazines
Fave band: Cannibal Corpse, Exhumed, Deicide, Cardinal
Motto/Quote: The more Gore the better!!!

Current playlist
Cardinal, Cannibal Corpse, Exhumed, Aborted, Nile, Mayhem, Dark Funeral, Sinister, Houwitser, Deicide

  CORA
Cora Name/Nickname: Cora Gonser/Gaunerin but most call me Gauny instead :)
Based: Erkrath/Germany
Born: 1976
Hobbies: music, reading, internet, basketball and some hiking on a not so regular basis. And does trying to learn Swedish count as a hobby?
Fave country: this will come to no surprise to everyone who knows me: Sweden
Fave drink: non-alcoholic: water. alcoholic: beer
Fave food: vegetarian
Fave movie: not that much of a movie fanatic but lately I liked the LOTR movies a lot
Fave tv show: not that much of a tv watcher either. I like watching "Friends" and I must admit I'm watching "Lindenstraße" (weekly German soap) regularly (how much more embarassing can it get?).
Fave book: I'm constantly reading all sorts of things. LOTR definitely is a classic though (I bet you didn't know that ;)). Anything by Bill Bryson is welcome too.
Fave band: hm...too many to mention really. Some are Vintersorg, Otyg, Evergrey, Darkane, Brainstorm, Into Eternity and a few more... ;)

Current playlist
Vintersorg - The Focusing Blur
Borknagar - Epic
God Dethroned - The Lair Of The White      Worm
Kreator - Enemy Of God
Dark Tranquillity - Character

Mercenary - 11 Dreams
Naglfar - Sheol
Carcariass - various mp3s
Darkane - Insanity
Scar Symmetry - Symmetric In      Design

  DANIEL
Daniel Name/Nickname: Daniel Klein/Bringa
Based: Saarbrücken/Germany
Born: August 7th 1980
Hobbies: Writing. Singing. Writing. Reading. Writing. Geekstuff.
Fave countries: Brasil, Turkey, Finland, Poland
Fave drink: Caipiroska, White Russian, Walker Black Label
Fave food: Adana Dürüm, Feijoada, Piroggi
Fave movie: Matrix, Adaptation, Lola rennt
Fave tv show: I don't watch TV. Ever. I don't own one. I avoid them where I see them.
Fave book: Gödel Escher Bach by Douglas Hofstadter, The Book Of Daniel by Doctorow, Angels and Bugs by Fasih SayIn
Fave band: Dream Theater, Spiral Architect, Atrophia Red Sun
Motto/Quote: "I think I'm a banana tree"
Homepage: http://bringa.deviantart.com

Current playlist
1. The Mars Volta - Cicatriz ESP
2. D'hoine - Desire
3. Agathodaimon - Cellos For The     Insatiable
4. Mr Bungle - Ars Moriendi
5. Kayo Dot - Wayfarer

6. Zero Hour - Demise And Vestige
7. Into Eternity - Silence Through     Virtue
8. Textures - Transgression
9. Dream Theater - Learning To Live
10. Atrox - Heartquake

  EVI
Evi Name/Nickname: Evi Ammann/Leprechaun/Leppy/
Metalmama
Based: Kreuzlingen/Switzerland
Born: September 16th 1957
Hobbies: music, computer, games, reading, collecting dragons
Fave country: Ireland, Scotland, England
Fave drink: coffee, tea and water and if alcoholic Beamish, Einbecker, BlackBacardi and Coke, Caipirinha
Fave food: Japanese, Italian, BBQ
Fave movie: Boondock Saints, Dogma, The Crow 1, Snatch
Fave tv show: Six Feet Under, Happy Tree Friends, Tool Time.
Fave book: everything by R.A.Salvatore and Terry Pratchett, Shadowrun
Fave band: Annihilator, Savatage, Symphorce, AC/DC and many, many more
First concert: AC/DC as support from Black Sabbath (with Bon Scott)
Motto/Quote: I'm your mothers nightmare!! Do as i say and don't do as i do!

Current playlist
Annihilator - everything
Death Angel - The Art Of Dying
Fear Factory - Archetype
Killswitch Engage
Iced Earth - Days of Purgatory and Dark     Saga

Savatage - everything
Symphorce - everything
Motörhead - Inferno
Black Label Society - Hangover     Music

  KATALIN
Katalin Name/Nickname: Katalin/Mocika or Perkele
Based: Budapest/Hungary
Born: February 2nd 1977
Hobbies: music, music, music.. reading, being with our Odin, gardening and cooking but for these I need to be in the specific mood...
Fave countries: Norway and Poland and of course Hungary
Fave drink: Cuba libre, Red wine, Belgian beer
Fave food: Chinese
Fave movie: Well, well...too many to mention them all, but here is a few, just to give you hints: Leon, Gladiator, Snatch, Black Hawk Down, Doberman, Seven, The Holy Grail, Angel Hart, etc...
Fave tv show: Fawlty Tower and nature documentaries
Fave book: I've read too many to choose just one :) But some of my favourite authors: E.M. Remarque, Isaac Asimon, A.C. Clarke.
Fave band: If i had to choose only one, it would be Nevermore. Otherwise I have a long list ....
Motto/Quote: Sol tibi luceat mihique luna
Homepage: http://www.heavymetal.hu

Current playlist
Trauma -Suffocate In Slumber
Vital Remains - Dechristianize
Carpathian Forest - Defending The Throne Of      Evil

The Kovenant - Animatronic
Vehemence - God Was      Created

  MARLIES
Marlies Name/Nickname: Marlies Wobben/Marliesje, Lizbeth, Liz, /mp/\.jpgm/arlies, marlies63, marlies_63
Based: Heerlen, in the south of Holland
Born: September 21st 1963 in Eindhoven, Holland
Hobbies: METAL!!!!, webdesign etc.
Fave countries: Greece, Germany, Holland, Spain, Canada, Scandinavia
Fave drink: German "alt" beer, cappuccino, water, vanilla drink
Fave food: (feta) cheese, chocolate, Greek, Indonesian & Italian food
Fave movie: The Lord of the Rings trilogy
Fave tv show: As The World Turns
Fave book: Lord of the Rings, William Sarabande - The First Americans novel series
Fave band: Into Eternity, Brainstorm, Evergrey, Eidolon, Nevermore, Annihilator, Pain Of Salvation, Within Another, Heaven's Cry, Iced Earth etc.
Motto/Quote: "treat others like you want to be treated"
Homepage: http://truemetal.org/marlies

Current playlist
Brainstorm - Soul Temptation
Into Eternity - Dead Or Dreaming
Evergrey - Recreation Day
Cryptopsy - None So Live
Annihilator - Double Live Annihilation

Shadows Fall - The Art Of Balance
John Arch - A Twist Of Fate
Silent Edge - The Eyes Of The Shadow
Flesh Made Sin - Masterwork In Blood
Kreator - Live Kreation

  MICHELINE
Micheline Name/Nickname: Micheline Boekhoudt/Lilith/Vampyria
Based: Amsterdam
Born: September 7th 1985
Hobbies: surfing the net, shopping, going to concerts
Fave countries: Egypt, Romania, England
Fave drink: water, vodka
Fave food: homecooked dinner (pasta and veggies) Fave movie: thrillers, drama, comedy
Fave tv show: Saved By The Bell, Friends, USA High
Fave book: Thriller
Fave band: Dimmu Borgir
Motto/Quote: Sugar, Spice and Everything nice!!!! ;-)

Current playlist
Nile - War March
Cannibal Corpse - Festering In The Crypt
Dimmu Borgir - Puritania
Therion - Wine Of Aluquah

After Forever - Deceipher
Cannibal Corpse - Zero The Hero
Cannibal Corpse - Gallery Of Suicide

  MIKO
Miko Name: Miko
Based: Oslo, Norway
Born: October 27th 1975
Hobbies: Astronomy, Science, Music, Cooking, History, Travelling
Fave countries: Norway, USA, Mexico, Denmark
Fave drink: Red wine (especially a Spanish Rioja like Faustino I) Danish and German Beer
Fave food: EVERYTHING!
Fave movie: Star Wars Ep. IV
Fave tv show: Futurama
Fave book: Lord of the Rings
Fave band: Way too many to mention, but if I have to pick one… BLACK SABBATH (before 1979)
Motto/Quote: “if it ain’t broke, you’re doin’ it wrong”
Homepage: http://www.lunarisweb.com

Current playlist
Testament, Queens of the Stone Age, Arcturus, Kyuss and Emperor

  NADJA
Name: Nadja Meyer/_Kiss_ or JadeTyler
Based: near Amsterdam
Born: September 9th 1981 in Moers/Germany
Hobbies: music, swordfight, webdesign, annoying musicians or make them smile
Fave drink: all kinds of juice, Southern Comfort and vodka/redbull
Fave movie: Dragon Heart, The Labyrinth
Fave tv show: at the moment Titus
Fave book: changes.. at the moment all you have to know about the music business
Fave band: guess all time fave is Aerosmith, but followed by a whole lot others Motto: "let the music do the talking" and "spirit never dies"
Homepage: http://www.liquid-fire.info

Current playlist
Whitesnake - Here I Go Again
Cornerstone - Singing Alone
Mecca - Velocitized
Masterplan - Spirit Never Dies
Alice Cooper - Dangerous Tonight

Dio - Don't Talk To Stranger
Angel Dust - Nightmare
Savatage - Gutter Ballet
Aerosmith - Amazing
Chirra Niva - Le Parade

  NATHAN
Nathan Name/Nickname: Nathan/Mr Metalguy
Based: Regina, Canada
Born: 1982
Hobbies: listening to music, relaxing with friends, intellectual conversations, ya know just general stuff
Fave countries: Canada, Sweden, Finland, actually the whole of Europe /mp/\.jpgm/
Fave drink: coffee... for alcohol, a nice beer
Fave food: if it tastes good, i will eat it
Fave movie: Hellraiser
Fave tv show: prolly the Simpsons
Fave book: "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" by Richard Bach
Fave band: theres so many good ones, but my be all and end all is Metallica
Motto/Quote: hmmm. I dont know if I have a motto as such, let alone a favorite quote. Lemme think. Ah yes, favorite quotes, here we go, there are a few of them...
"Without music life would be a mistake." - Nietzsche
"Magick is the Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with Will." - Aleister Crowley
"Metal heals, my son." - Manowar
"Satan...represents love, kindness and respect to those who deserve it" - Anton LaVey
"That's absolutely ridonculous. Wonky even." - Melissa

  NICO
Nico Name/Nickname: Nico Wobben/d-nurse
Based: Heerlen, the Netherlands
Born: October 15th 1960
Hobbies: photography, metal, internet
Fave countries: Germany (metal), Greece (food), Spain (white villages)
Fave drink: beer, cola-light, orange-juice
Fave food: Chinese, Greek, Belgian fries
Fave movie: Lord Of The Rings
Fave tv show: Friends, Fawlty Towers
Fave book: Congo - Michael Crichton
Fave band: Evergrey, Death, Nevermore, Annihilator, Into Eternity
Motto/Quote: Fuck Bush (Georg W.)
Homepage: Nico's Photopit

Current playlist
Evergrey - Recreation Day
Fates Warning - Still Life
all Pain Of Salvation discs
Seven Witches - Passage To The Other    Side

Annihilator - Double Live
Chrome Shift - Ripples In Time
Shadows Fall - The Art Of Balance
Flesh Made Sin - Masterwork In    Blood

  PADDY
Paddy Name/Nickname: Patrick/Paddy/Cornholio/Corny
Based: Karben near Frankfurt, Germany
Born: July 18th 1978 in Frankfurt, Germany
Hobbies: metal, hockey, internet, girlfriend
Fave countries: Australia, Sweden, Finland etc.
Fave drink: cola-weizen (coke with a certain kind of beer)
Fave food: Steak with potato croquettes
Fave movie:Lord Of The Rings, Pulp Fiction, Blade I, From Dusk Till Dawn, The Rock, Matrix, Bill & Ted, Detroit Rock City, John Carpenter's Vampires, Rain Man...'nuff said ;)
Fave tv show: Tool Time *g*, Sex And The City (women can indeed be interesting ;))
Fave book: Lord Of The Rings, Stupid White Men
Fave band: Blind Guardian, Ayreon/Star One, Gamma Ray
First album I bought myself: Blind Guardian - Imaginations From The Other Side
First concert: Blind Guardian - Imaginations tour 1994
Motto/Quote: Heavy Metal is the law. Live every day as if it's your last.


Current playlist
Sonata Arctica - White Pearl, Black      Oceans
Astral Doors - Evil Is Forever
God Dethroned - Sigma Enigma (track)
Strange Hobby - same
Pantera - Cowboys From Hell
Masterplan - Back For My Life
Status Quo - In The Army Now (track)
Ten Masked Men - everything

  SILKIE
Silkie Name/Nickname: Silkie Gerold
Based: Guetersloh / Germany
Born: August 31st, 1966
Hobbies: music, writing, creativity, photography, books, esoterics, travelling...
Fave countries: Germany, Hungary, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom...
Fave drink: spring water
Fave food: Indian, Chinese...
Fave movie: Duhh, hard to choose, Sleepers, Gladiator....
Fave book: The Eight - K. Neville
Fave band: too many to choose just one :p
First album I bought myself: AC/DC - Highway To Hell
First concert: local band 1984
Motto/Quote: "To be or not to be is not a hairy question :p"
Homepage: http://www.silkie.de

Current playlist
Angel Dust - Of Human Bondage
Borknagar - Empiricism
Evergrey – In Search Of Truth...
Lost In Time - Theatrical Spheres         
Lunaris – ...The Infinite
Sirenia – At Sixes And Sevens
Stonehenge – Angelo Salutante
Tad Morose – Matters Of The Dark
Therion – Secrets Of The Runes
Vintersorg – Cosmic Genesis
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