INTERVIEW: Marko Celesty & Fabio Bule – technical progressive metal with a modern sound
The Marko Celesty & Fabio Bule project has its roots in 2021; a talented guitarist and drummer who were seeking for other musicians committed to play a technical progressive metal with a... Read more
Daniel Bohn – “Colors of The Land” is excellently written, performed and paced!
Progressive metal artist, Daniel Bohn, is from St. Louis, Missouri. He started playing drums in middle-school, then picked up guitar in his high-school band, before acquainting himself with... Read more
INTERVIEW: Progressive Metal Trio From Tel Aviv – Obsidian Tide
Formed in 2012 in the suburbs of Tel-Aviv, Israel, Obsidian Tide are Oz Avneya (guitars and clean vocals), Shachar Bieber (bass and harsh vocals) and Erez Nadler (drums and programming). The... Read more
Obsidian Tide – “Pillars of Creation” – a compelling and incredible journey!
When I heard the intricate themes and the heavy progressive direction on the album, “Pillars of Creation”, I was enthralled. Few bands are able to merge progressive metal and melody in a hea... Read more
Sublimerent – “Circular Emotion” – a balance between cerebral and visceral pursuits!
The progressive metal band Sublimerent from Berlin, Germany, was formed in late 2018, and consists of Álvaro (Drums), Jerome (Guitar), Luce (Vocals) and Martin (Bass). Their latest recorded... Read more
Relinquished: “Addictivities (Part I)” – rabid ferocity! (FREE Album Stream Link Included)
The Tyrolean extreme metal group Relinquished, have been performing on stage for 15 years, and in March this year, they returned to the studio to celebrate their anniversary with a brand new... Read more
Jevil Project: “Shade” – a thick, studied heaviness!
The Jevil Project is a France-based instrumental metal act, who does not perform live, but prefers to create music meant to be listened to. Jevil Project is proficient at marrying sludge met... Read more
“Henry Metal 8” shines from that captivating higher place!
If you’ve been waiting since the late ’70s, listening to hundreds of new groups and recordings during that time, trying to capture that old feeling of sitting down with a rock album t... Read more
Vessel Decimal: “CONVERSION: Level Two” is an album that will require all of your attention
Those of us who are fans of the Cleveland founded band, Vessel Decimal, might occasionally wonder why they aren’t more popular. Well, the answer is simple, and it says a lot about the... Read more
Parasyche: “Insanity Origins” – a ceaselessly gripping journey!
Parasyche is a Metal band from Santiago, Chile. They started out in 2011 with Matías Becerra (Lead Guitar) and Nico España (Drums) throwing around ideas, and were then joined by Nicolás Bori... Read more
Disembodied Existence: “Chapter 1: The Terrestrial Script” – complex, ambitious and intense metal!
Disembodied Existence is a Progressive/Technical modern metal band composed of members from around Metro Manila, Philippines. Splendid seems a strange term for a metal-type band, yet it appl... Read more
Mr. Ego: “Se7en” is pure progressive metal creativeness!
Mr. Ego is a prog metal band, formed in 1995, in Ribeirão Preto-SP, by bass palyer Paulo André. Since then, the group has gone through several formation changes, accumulating over the years,... Read more
Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins – metal art in its most sincere form!
The aural acrobatics of Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins features some of the best examples of daring riffing and acrobatic melody the metal genre has had to offer since the 80’s; even w... Read more
Slang: “Icebreaker” – a power symphony of rhythmic progressions!
Slang is an Independent musician, composer, producer, film , editor and audio director. Slang has recently released the album “Icebreaker”, featuring David Pastorius – Bass Guitar on... Read more
Clint Nolan: “Likeness” – a four-minute musical treasure!
Clint Nolan takes us on a musical journey into the future of man and machine. Clint Nolan has an immense sense of melody and harmony, he knows how to write polyphonic counterpoints, and he k... Read more
GHOST SHIP OCTAVIUS Stretch the Boundaries of Progressive Metal
GHOST SHIP OCTAVIUS is a new progressive metal band formed in 2012 by lead guitarist Matt Wicklund (God Forbid, HIMSA, Warrel Dane), drummer Van Williams (Nevermore, Ashes of Ares, Pure Swee... Read more
Oceanborn: “Hidden From The World” Pulls It Off With A Melodic And Epic Style!
Hailing from Chicago, Oceanborn has released their full length debut September 2013. The album was predominantly recorded in Chicago at the band’s studio with drums being tracked by Chris Ki... Read more