Tag Archives: MaYan

Mark Jansen reflects on the history and future of Epica

Posted by on November 29, 2019

Mark Jansen is one of the hardest working musicians around. During Epica’s downtime, the Dutch guitarist/singer is either working with MaYaN or his new project, United Metal Minds. Therefore, there’s always something for his fans. Epica has spent a decent amount of time celebrating ten years of Design Your Universe, which includes The Gold Edition […]

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MaYaN premiere “The Power Process” music video

Posted by on April 30, 2019

Epica/MaYaN’s Mark Jansen has been very busy this year. Jansen has been spending a lot of time on the road supporting MaYan’s latest effort Dhyana by making several festival appearances including  this year’s 70000tons of Metal, which we thought was one of the ten most impressive performances. While it seems MaYaN has a little bit […]

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Metal Insider’s top ten 70000tons of metal 2019 performances

Posted by on April 22, 2019

70000tons of metal is quite the experience. While being trapped on a boat for four days in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean with metal blasting nearly 24-hours-straight, it is one of the most memorable moments that will last a lifetime. Many cruisers countdown until the next voyage as once you experience “the boat,” it’s […]

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Video Interview: M.I. Crowley caught up with MaYaN’s Mark & Frank during 70000tons of Metal

Posted by on March 1, 2019

On Episode 18 of Metal Insider’s Newsroom w/ M.I Crowley, Crowley caught up with MaYaN’s Mark Jansen & Frank Schiphorst during this year’s 70000tons of Metal. The two discussed the difficulty booking a U.S tour, their new album Dhyana, plans for this year, as well as wanting to see some “After Effects” in the video. […]

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MaYaN premiere “Saints Don’t Die” Music Video

Posted by on September 21, 2018

Today (21st) MaYaN’s new album Dhyana has finally arrived via Nuclear Blast. To celebrate their latest effort, the symphonic black metal project featuring Epica’s Mark Jansen, Jack Driessen (ex-After Forever), as well as members of Epica, ex-Stream of Passion, Delain, Firewind etc. has released a music video for the song “Saints Don’t Die.” Jansen commented […]

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New & Noteworthy: September 21st, 2018: Slash ft Myles Kennedy and the New Releases

Posted by on September 21, 2018

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new music from Slash, Aborted, and more! Be sure to check out the last week’s New & Noteworthy for what all came out last Friday. If you want to […]

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ProgPower USA Announce 2019 Lineup, Tease 2024 as Possible Final Year

Posted by on September 10, 2018

ProgPower USA is the premier U.S. festival for progressive and power metal. For 19 years they have been a key part in bringing some of the biggest and best names in the international progressive and power metal scenes to the United States. It takes place every September at the Center Stage Theater in Atlanta, Georgia […]

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MaYaN premiere “Dhyana” Music Video

Posted by on August 20, 2018

MaYaN, the project featuring Epica mastermind Mark Jansen have released a music video for the title track of their upcoming album. Dhyana is scheduled to arrive on September 21st via Nuclear Blast. Watch the clip below and pre-order the album here.

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MaYan premiere “The Rhythm of Freedom” Lyric Video

Posted by on July 27, 2018

On September 21st, MaYan’s new album Dhyana will arrive via Nuclear Blast. Today (27th), the symphonic death metal project featuring Epica guitarist/vocalist Mark Jansen, Jack Driessen (ex-After Forever), as well as members of Epica, ex-Stream of Passion, Delain, Firewind and more, have released their first single from the album with “The Rhythm of Freedom.” Jansen […]

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MaYan (ft. Epica, ex-Stream of Passion, Delain, Firewind etc. members) share recording orchestra video for new album

Posted by on June 21, 2018

On September 21st, MaYan will release their third album Dhyana, which is a follow-up to 2014’s Antagonise. The symphonic death metal group was formed by Epica guitarist/vocalist/mastermind Mark Jansen and his former After Forever bandmate Jack Driessen back in 2010. The group now features members of Epica, ex- Stream of Passion, Delain, Firewind and more. […]

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