Tag Archives: progressive metal

DeadRisen Singles

DeadRisen the progressive and power metal combination formed by Rivera/Bomma guitarist Rod Rivera and Symphony X bassist Mike LePond, alongside Will Shaw (vocals), Tony Stahl (keyboards), and Dan Prestup (drums) have been releasing more singles from their debut album out on AFM Records now. ‘Destiny‘ was the second single taken from the album and you can check out the lyric ...

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Sons of Apollo All Choked Up

Riding high, US supergroup Sons of Apollo recently saw second studio album reach No. 2 in the UK rock chart. Now, following this success the band has just released a new single taken from the MMXX album. It’s called ‘Asphyxiation’ and you can watch the video for it right here at RAMzine. On a less happy note, the band has ...

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Psychotic Waltz

Psychotic Waltz triumphs on comeback album The God-Shaped Void

Lately a number of bands have released long-awaited albums with great success, the most recent being Sacred Reich with Awakening. Long at last, Psychotic Waltz have their turn with The God-Shaped Void, which marks the end of their 23 year recording hiatus complete with their original lineup. Psychotic Waltz have never been the most widely appreciated band in the prog ...

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Deadrisen’s Destiny

DeadRisen released a new lyric video for their single ‘Destiny’, taken from their upcoming eponymously titled debut album, due for release by AFM Records on 13th March. Combining progressive metal with power metal, Deadrisen features guitarist Rod Rivera (Rivera/Bomma),  bassist Mike LePond (Symphony X), keyboard player Tony Stahl (Livesay) drummer Dan Prestup (Midnight Eternal) and vocalist Will Shaw (Heir Apparent). ...

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Obsidian Tide

Obsidian Tide hail from Israel and following the progressive metal route are making headway into both the European and Stateside American music scenes. Formed in Tel-Aviv in 2012 by 2012 by guitarist Oz Avneya, he would soon be joined by bass player Shachar Bieber (the pair sharing vocals with Avneya singing the clean ones and Bieber the harsh), alongside Erez ...

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Scardust Acting Sweet

Following dates played in the UK this July, Israeli symphonic/progressive metal band Scardust saw their debut album Sands Of Time find an international release, they have released a lyric video for the track ‘Out Of Strong Came Sweetness’. ‘Out Of Strong Came Sweetness’ featuring guest vocals from “‘Out of Strong Came Sweetness’ is a key phrase in Samson and Delilah’s ...

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UK TechFest 2019

If ever there was a festival that the phrase ‘For us, by us’ could fit, UK Techfest would be it. It now calls Newark Showground home after the idea first came about in 2011 in order to give the bands of technical and progressive metal a platform to share, both the up and coming and the established artists of the ...

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King’s X 2019 European Tour

Progressive metal act King’s X recently announced they will be flying over from the USA for a full tour, playing dates throughout mainland Europe and the United Kingdom. As previously report at RAMzine, the band has been in the recording studio preparing for their first album in ten years, having signed to Golden Robot Records. Whether or not the album ...

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VULTURE INDUSTRIES

Eccentric avantgarde geniuses Vulture Industries unearth Deeper

The wonderfully eccentric avantgarde geniuses that are Vulture Industries recently unearthed this 2-track 7″ vinyl single, and if you consider yourself a fan of everything that is weird and captivating, Deeper is most certainly for you as this glorious piece of work perfectly illustrates why these manic Norwegians are one of the most fascinating musical ensembles out there today. This ...

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Scardust Sign with M-Theory Audio

Israel’s leading progressive metal band Scardust has signed to M-Theory Audio who will reissue the group’s acclaimed full-length debut, Sands of Time, on 24th May ahead of several major summer festival performances. The deal calls for Sands of Time to be made available for the first ever on vinyl, in a limited-edition double record release that will include the group’s ...

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