Raw and honest; that’s how the recordings of “Unravel”, Delphian’s second album, can best be decribed. The band went for the recording-takes which had the best feel and flow, which led to a grooving and heavy album.
Sinphonia was originally formed by drummer Dennis Buhl and bassist Thor Jeppesen in the last months of 1998. The idea was to play a progressive metal in the vein of Symphony X, Hexenhaus, and more. In spring 99 guitarist Henrik Rangstrup and keyboardist Jakob Thinggaard entered the band. But it wasnt until singer Monika Pedersen joined in, that the genre of the band started taking real shape.
Amartia is a French gothic/atmospheric/progressive metal band with female vocals created in 1999. Their music is influenced by bands like The Gathering, Dream Theater, Lacuna Coil or Ayreon. Their latest album "Delicately" has been released in 2009.
Soulslide was formed in a summer night in September 2002 in Germany. David (guitar) and Lars (drums) decided, that the future must bring more possibilities for their musical progress. The new band should consist of musicians who are close friends and who know exactly what they want. They want to move straight forward in the future. So it came to the following cast:
Symphonic gothic metal band from Russia, formed in 1998. The band consists of Olga "Winter" (vocals), Nikolay "Fa Dey" Fadeev (bass), Oleg "Boroda" (guitar), Alexandr "Light - Darkness" Starov (keyboards), Dimitriy Akopov (guitar) and Alexey "Irish" (drums).
Hanging Doll are a Orchestral Gothic Metal band that reign from Birmingham, UK. The dark intense orchestral metal of Hanging Doll, combines pure passionate and powerful vocals with dense levels of narcissm and emotional longing. The fusion of brooding detuned guitar riffs with highly melodic string patterns and a 'Metal Core' is without doubt a potent mix, both powerful and poignant.
Memoira are a female fronted Finnish band playing a form of epic Metal that has progressive, melodic and gothic orchestral parts. Memoira are known for their strong melancholic melodies and heavy guitar walls. Memoira began their journey in the beginning of 2007, originally formed by the two guitarists Jani Haanpää and Marko Heurlin in 2001.
There are two bands called A New Dawn - 1) A New Dawn is a d-beat / crust punk from Southern California. Their self titled EP is available for free download at http://anewdawnkang.bandcamp.com/ 2) 'A New Dawn' is an eclectic metal band that has two leading ladies who are, just like the music, the musical opposites of each other.