Editor's Note: Very recently, symphonic groove metal band TULIP have released their album entitled "High Strangeness". The album is divided into three parts: Above, Below & Within and it deals with the ideas of the supernatural, malevolence and time. Out of Texas, Tulip has shared the stage with the likes of Swedish outfit Evergrey and … Continue reading Ashleigh Semkiv & Colin Parrish of TULIP Converses with Madness To Creation on “High Strangeness”, “Midnight In The Desert” & Mental Health Awareness
"Crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and hear the lamentation of the women", exclaims Conan The Barbarian. I imagine as Conan The Barbarian is yelling this, the album "Patron Saint" by CWN ANNWN is blaring as a movie score to get Conan in battle with his mighty sword. On June 28th, the epic … Continue reading (Album Review) “Patron Saint” by CWN ANNWN
Editor's Note: It was great to catch up with Tarja since her 2017 Christmas album release "Score For A Dark Christmas". One thing that I've always admired about Tarja is her majestic voice and how she can use her classically trained opera voice in order to evoke emotion into the music and the lyrical content. … Continue reading Internationally Renowned Vocalist Tarja Converses with Madness To Creation on “Act II”, “Latin America”, and Things That She Loves To Hate!
Tarja is this international artist that is unlike any other in her genre. She is essentially an opera trained and a classically trained vocalist that happens to sing with thunderous riffs and a pulsating bass serving as the background. Tarja is the clear definition of what European metal is all about, and that is bombastic … Continue reading (Live Album Review) “Act II” by Tarja
Editor's Note: Skinflint is not just any metal band. They are a band out of Botswana. Skinflint has incorporated elements of African culture with heavy metal music, and their previous album releases have all paid homage to their heritage while incorporating some insane amounts of heavy metal. They have shared the stage with ex-Nightwish frontwoman … Continue reading The Musician’s Tribune Vol. 6: “Interests, Hobbies, and Metal in the Dark Continent” by Giuseppe Sbrana of Skinflint
Editor's Note: "From Spirits and Ghosts(Score For A Dark Christmas)" by Tarja Turunen is one of my favorite albums of the year. It takes various Christmas classics and it offers up a completely different interpretation of the music. Tarja takes joyous holiday tunes and offers up her interpretation where there is a loneliness in the air … Continue reading Tarja Turunen Offers Up Her Meaning of the Christmas Season with Madness To Creation!
It is always amazing to watch an artist evolve over time, and that artist that I'm referring to is Tarja, as on Friday, November 17th, she is releasing "from Spirits And Ghosts(Score For A Dark Christmas)" via earMUSIC. Tarja is offering a different interpretation on various Christmas and holiday classics. Tarja, who was the original … Continue reading “from Spirits and Ghosts (Score For A Dark Christmas)” by Tarja, haunting and magical!