Media Response

"...The quality of every single track appears extremely high and uniform, the entire work runs enthusiastically catching the listener's attention...congratulations to Nikolo Kotzev, he has dedicated three years of work to realize such an impressive project, gathering high class performers and giving them the most suitable roles. Absolute masterpiece!"

Nostradamus will be the record of the month on the next May issue of 'Flash'. The album recieved the top rating 100/100!
Flash magazine - Italy

From Rock It! Magazine No. 5 June 2001 (

Entries in total: 65 CDs
Rating system info: 1 to 6 points with 6 as the best

position/band/album/label/average amount of points
01. Nikolo Kotzev's Nostradamus - s/t (Steamhammer/ SPV) 5,63
02. Pride - Far From The Edge (AOR Heaven/ Point Music) 5,21
03. Kamelot - Karma (Sanctuary Records/ Noise/ SPV) 5,13

04. Silver - Silver (AOR Heaven/ Point Music) 5,07
05. Seventh Key - Seventh Key (Frontiers/ Point Music) 5,06
Ark - Burn The Sun (InsideOut/ SPV) 5,06
07. Soul Doctor - Soul Doctor (Massacre/ Connected) 4,93
08. Bonfire - Strike X (BMG Ariola) 4,88
09. Threshold - Hypothetical (InsideOut/ SPV) 4,75
Knight Crawler - World Of Make Believe (A2 Records/ Town Music) 4,75
Seven Wishes - Utopia (Z Records/ Point Music) 4,75

Info: Nikolo Kotzev's Nostradamus scored a new record by reaching the highest average amount of points in our magazine an album has ever got so far.

"What a great album Nostradamus has turned out to be. It will receive a rating of 98 in the next Aardschok magazine."
Michel van de Moosdijk, Aardschok Magazine - Holland

Nostradamus will be the record of the month in Stage Magazine, Holland.
"Well, finally I get the album and let me tell You that it's AMAZING!!!. Congratulations."
Epopeya magazine, Argentina

"Listened to it two times now and think it's fabulous!!! 'Tommy' has a companion!!!!"
Ed Kruijskamp, Rock report magazine

"Our eds are completely hooked by the album by the way. I have 6 out of 9 marks for your album already and 5 of them rated it the highest: 6/ 6 - which means you're in leading position of the soundcheck by far!"
Birgitt Schwanke, Rock it! magazine

"Congratulations on a fantastic piece of work."
Carl Begai Brave, World magazine

"Man, this is definetely the most moving and complete piece of music, I've been listening to within years!!! This is sending shivers up and down my spine on and on!!! 'Nostradamus' has been Rock CD Of The Week at my agency Musicaliens"
Carsten Schulz (journalist)

"You get 90 and 99,5 points from 100 (and from Pavel Safranek title 'Album of the Year' at present). Congratulations!!!!"
H + H Archives

"We wanted to tell you that we love Your new work 'Nostradamus'!!! In our ears it is already a Rock-classic and a milestone in Rock music! Fantastic!"
Munich's hardest Hits - Internet Rock Radio Station

"Dear all,

'Nostradamus' has entered the 'Scherpe Rand' charts (Holland) Top 30 at # 20. This chart is compiled from the feedback from a large number of specialist stores."
E-mail from SPV

Just a few words to describe «Nostradamus»:
A brilliant masterpiece!
This album will be rated with a 10/10 in next LOUD!, the best portuguese metal magazine.

Carlos Guimaraes
LOUD! Magazine

Nostradamus will be the record of the month in the August issue of Rock Hard , Spain.