Tag Archives: Soen

ProgPower USA 2018 line-up announced: James Labrie, Tarja Turunen, Angra, and Voyager to headline

Posted by on September 11, 2017

ProgPower USA is the premier U.S. festival for progressive and power metal. For 18 years they have been a paramount part in bringing some of the biggest and best names in the international progressive and power metal scenes to a country not particularly known for either. It takes place every September at the Center Stage […]

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Best Music Videos of the Week Ending 2/24

Posted by on February 24, 2017

What a week it has been for music video premieres, especially from Gojira and Suicide Silence. While we still haven’t heard anything about Marilyn Manson’s non-existent Valentine’s Day release of Say10, we continue to have room for more. Here are our top five videos of the week: 5) 8kids – “Blitzschlag” 8kids premiered the new […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/15: The charts went to see a Star War

Posted by on February 15, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s not every day you find a metal band dedicated to playing select pieces from John Williams’ legendary score with Darth Vader on guitar. But that’s what Galactic Empire is, and the fact that […]

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New & Noteworthy: February 3rd

Posted by on February 3, 2017

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 Soen and Black Star Riders, a 30th Anniversary Edition of Judas Priest’s Turbo, a Gene Hoglan instructional DVD and more. If you want to check out […]

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Soen unleash new video for “Lucidity”

Posted by on January 23, 2017

  Progressive metallers Soen, featuring drummer Martin Lopez (ex-Opeth, ex- Amon Amarth) unleashed the new video for “Lucidity,” off of their new album Lykaia out February 3 via UDR music. It has been three years since 2014’s Tellurian, and during the break it seems Lykaia is their edgiest works thus far. Lopez made the following […]

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Amorphis release lyric video for single ‘Death of a King’

Posted by on July 17, 2015

Finnish prog metal outfit Amorphis has released the a lyric video for the song “Death of a King,” which is the first song released from their upcoming album Under the Red Cloud. The album is set for a September 4th release via Nuclear Blast Records. The song features two guests, Chrigel Glanzmann (Eluveitie) playing the […]

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Soen have The Words

Posted by on November 25, 2014

Soen have released a video for “The Words,” from their recent album, Tellurian. Soen is comprised of drummer Martin Lopez (formerly of Opeth, Amon Amarth), and vocalist Joel Ekelöf (of Willowtree), which understandably gets them tagged as a super group on occasion. Said Ekelöf, in an interview with Metal Wani, responds to the super group label: “I think Tellurian is an […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/12: A Charted Conspiracy

Posted by on November 12, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Well surprise surprise, Taylor Swift is still number one in the country. And she didn’t even need Spotify to do it. But enough of that; let’s talk metal. This week’s list of debuts isn’t […]

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New & Noteworthy, November 4th – Target

Posted by on November 4, 2014

With the holiday season already looming over us and retailers beginning their annual craze for Christmas, new music begins its usual downward trend, with fewer new releases appearing as we approach the end of the year. This is a particularly short week, with the release count only registering in single digits, but the new albums […]

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