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Review: Sonata Arctica - Ecliptica Revisited 15th Anniversary Edition

Tras una larga espera, por fin se estrenó la versión aniversario del disco debut de Sonata Arctica, “Ecliptica“. Mucho se ha especulado sobre esta obra, pues hablamos del trabajo que levantó al pedestal de la fama a los fineses. 821 more words

Power Metal

910. Sonata Arctica - "Stones Grow Her Name" (RYM's 1000 Worst Metal Albums)

Sonata Arctica“Stones Grow Her Name” (2012)

(I am counting down the 1000 worst Metal albums according to the thousands of folks at RYM… This is NOT my list, but I find it interesting enough to share…This ongoing project will adjust as RYM’s charts update. 12 more words

2014 A Year of Symphonic Metal


Symphonic Metal is a constantly growing genre that mixes classical music and Modern Metal.  Characteristics of Symphonic Metal are typically a mix of classical piano composition, orchestral music, and synthesizers,  mixed with heavy distorted guitars and heavy double bass drums.    1,966 more words


SA Concert

Last Sunday I headed over to Louisville, KY to have a head-bangin’ good time at a concert!!

Arctic Salvage

Saw two of my favorite bands back-to-back in late September. Day one, I waited against El Corazon’s freshly painted walls, slightly sticky and pungent, the alternate scrape of brick and splinters catching my back. 329 more words


Wyrd Ways Rock Show CCXCI

We’re sort of back to normal on this week’s Wyrd Ways Rock Show (if you can call ANYTHING on The Wyrd Ways Rock Show “normal”).  That obviously means a… 409 more words

Review: Evergrey - Hymns For The Broken

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Genre: Prog/Power Metal
Released: September 26, 2014
Format Reviewed: FLAC
Feature: Global Conquest – Recent Releases

By: Kris Kotlarik

Evergrey has been around for a long time. 398 more words