Tag: Virtuosity

MIKE MANGINI Selected as Dream Theater’s New Drummer

A little more than a month after drummer Mike Portnoy’s sudden departure from Dream Theater, the band held three days of auditions in New York City.   After intense consideration, the band has unanimously chosen drummer Mike Mangini (Extreme, Steve Vai, Annihilator) to fill the seat behind the kit which was left vacant by Portnoy’s departure …

THE EDGE OF PARADISE to Appear at The Key Club Hollywood

  The Edge of Paradise   w/The Bullet Boys at the Key Club Thursday, April 14 The Edge Of Paradise is a symphonic hard rock band signified with their virtuosic musical skill. Their sound is a melodic fusion of heavy guitars, exhilarating keyboards and impeccably grooving rhythms. Formerly known as “Bleed,” the band was founded by guitarist/songwriter …

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Interviewed On ‘Black Night Meditations’ (Audio)

WSCA 106.1 FM’s metal program “Black Night Meditations” has posted an audio interview with legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. “Black Night Meditations” is a four-hour metal show focusing on black, death, thrash, folk, shred, prog and power metal. The program is broadcast every …

Classical Singer Analyzes 5 Classic Male Metal Singers

Ever wonder what the ‘rest of the world’ thinks of heavy metal? Particularly those legendary wailers such as Rob Halford, Ronnie James Dio, and King Diamond. Invisible Oranges put to task Claudia Friedlander, a classically trained musician, about such a subject. Although at least one of her students sings metal, Friedlander knows virtually nothing about …

Revocation – Existence Is Futile

REVOCATION and their latest Relapse Records release Existence Is Futile is easily one of the best albums of the year.  Their shredding thrash / death metal virtuosity is incredible, and the balance between technicality and absolutely crazy song structures is perfect.  And how REVOCATION creates such a colossal sound for being only a 3 piece?!  Man oh …

Cannibal Corpse, The Faceless, Neuraxis, Obscura – SMN News live report

April 19, 2009 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection The almighty OBSCURA made the first impression of the show a memorable one as they took the stage. The band’s power and technicality just completely stunned the crowd. Their razor sharp melodies, thrilling time changes, and shredding guitar solos continued to impress throughout, and those …

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