Arjen Lucassen – Mastermind of the Rock Opera Ayreon – Do What’s Really In Your Heart Because That’s What You’re Best At
I thought people would hate it. I was right, I had to shop for a year with it. Thirty record companies turned me down. But I just persisted, and at some point a Japanese record company released it and the rest is history.
Inglorious, with support Mason Hill and Gypsy Heart, Live at the Islington Assembly Hall, London, 19th May 2017
As well as the Deep Purple track Burn, which is the mother of all cover versions and features regularly in their set, they included a stunning rendition of Black Hole Sun, the second tribute of the night to Chris Cornell which was massively well received by the audience.
New album Constricting Rage of the Merciless will be unleashed on the metalheads on July 8 via Metal Blade Records and it is a short and sweet (38 mins) attack on the senses from track one to track ten!