James LaBrie is best known for his gig as the lead singer of prog metal titans Dream Theater, and rightfully so. But Dream Theater are recognized mostly for the complexity and density of their instrumentation. With LaBrie’s solo album, ‘Static Impulse,’ which is due out Sept. 28 via InsideOut Music.
No one ZEPPELIN album followed the next in style. I don’t want to get bored with my own gift. The last few years with [Plant’s band] THE STRANGE SENSATION, I was in the company of some real special musicians. When we were in Serbia or North Africa or West Africa or Mexico, I just kept absorbing all kinds of music.
American progressive metallers SHADOW GALLERY will embark on a European tour in October 2010, with support from modern rock band MAPLERUN. The trek will launch with SHADOW GALLERY’s headlining performance on October 2 at the ProgPower Europe festival in Baarlo, Netherlands.
The Seraphic Clockwork is another concept story surrounding a character name Tio a clockmaker in 16th century Rome, okay I know what you’re thinking, well don’t because I’m not explaining the whole concept because as progressive music itself, is complicated and intertwining
The style of music the band play is easiest described as Westcoast AOR, but there are many more elements that make up the total including some soft rock a-la bands like THE EAGLES, RICHARD MARX and even some BEATLES similarities in small smatterings.
Italian female-fronted progressive metal outfit DARKSY have been kicking around since 1997, in an odd move for a band, between then and now they have only released three E.P’s and no full-length albums. It’s not very often that a band waits thirteen years to release their first album, but I guess DARKSKY wanted to make sure everything was right first.
Neo-Classical Power Metal releases are a dime a dozen these days and more often than not they are interchangeable with each other and a majority of them are disappointments. With this knowledge, I must admit I was a little hesitant before listening to ARMAGEDDON.
Since their initial formation in March of 2009, SPEEDBLOW have very quickly become somewhat of an underground sensation and their self-titled E.P has been heralded as a revelation in the stoner/doom genre. Until I received their new album FIELDS OF DOOM to review I was yet to hear them and only had the hype to go on, which did give me high expectations before I even put the disc in the tray.
Released by : Metal Mind Productions Release Date: October 5, 2010 Genre: Metal / Grunge / Alternative Links: http://www.metalmind.com.pl/ Line Up: Johnny Clint – vocals Mark Spiders – guitars Otis P. Otis – guitars Steve Wied – drums Darren Peters – bass Tyson Garcia – bass (replaced Peters) Tracklist: 1. Fifteen 2. Seasick 3. Sweet […]
Herman not only was a great drummer but contributed the lyrics to some of the Scorpions biggest tunes today such as classics like ‘Rock You Like a Hurricane’, ‘Make It Real’, ‘Dynamite’, ‘Blackout’, ‘Arizona’, ‘Bad Boys Running Wild’, ‘Don’t Stop At the Top’, ‘Tease Me Please Me’ amongst others.