Hypnotheticall band is born in the winter of 1999 when some musicians and friends, always led through the years by guitarist Giuseppe Zaupa, decide to put together their numerous and heterogeneous musical ideas giving life to a varied type of music, very technical but emotional at the same time.
Antiquus is a Canadian heavy metal band mixing the raw oldschool roots derived from 80's metal influence with a fresh, melodic, and more modern touch. Vancouver's Antiquus have crafted a sound that can only be described with one word: Heavy!
Endurance, Conviction and Dedication......
These qualities are why Chicago’s own Lydian Sea is still around after 15 years, creating music that has persevered through the ever-changing music scene. Lydian Sea was one of the first bands labelled “Progressive Melodic Metal” when they formed back in 1990.
Status Minor has recorded their debut album, Dialog, and it is released in September 2009 by Lion Music, a label specialized in progressive and neoclassical metal and hard rock. Status Minor signed an artist deal with Lion Music earlier in 2009. Melodic progressive metal
Swiss band Appearance of Nothing was founded 2004 by Pat Gerber (Vocals/Guitar), Yves Lüthi (Drums), Omar Cuna (Bass) and Marc Petralito (Keys). After a short experimental period the band began to write their own songs. Since then Pat and Omar both share the part as lead singers which adds additional variety to the songs.
The band was formed in 1994 by guitarist Samuel Hjelt and drummer Rane Simoinen. They asked their friend Henkka Tuura to play bass and Samuel’s older brother Mikael to play keyboards. Current lead singer, Jason Flinck, joined the band in 1998.
It all begun in the middle 90´s when guitarist Goran Panic formed his band Assignment. Together with his friend Sven Pollkötter on the drums and several different line ups, the band passed the required process for creating a unique style.
NOVACT are about to revive a sound progressive, melodic and highly atmospheric. The band usually operates in mid tempo shooting off with colourful vocals and glancing keys sometimes relating to gothic splendours of northern Scandinavia (close to a frosty Finland) not commonly practiced in this often math bouncing genre.
"Circle of Pain" were originally formed in early 1994 in Heppenheim / Germany under the less desirable name Tipsy Slut. Prior to the more appropriate January 2001 name change, the band managed to accumulate a host of noteworthy achievements countrywide.