Power metal

Power Metal is a generally up-beat metal genre consisting of fast guitar hooks and catchy tunes, often associated with neo-classical metal and progressive metal, and occasionally glam metal. The earliest influences of power metal are traced back to 1976 when the musical group Rainbow(led by Ronnie James Dio) released the track, “Stargazer”. The track is widely considered the first power metal song. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Symphony X

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Sonata ArcticaConcert Mexicali Live
Teaneck, New York, United States
40.935303 -74.002533
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Thursday 4 September 2014
Sonata ArcticaConcert Stage 48
New York, United States
40.764431 -73.995884

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Friday 12 September 2014
ProgPower USA XV
Stratovarius, Pain of Salvation, Overkill, Masterplan, Seventh Wonder, Leprous, Jon Oliva's Pain, Orden OganFestival
Center Stage
Atlanta GA, United States
33.792172 -84.387912

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Sunday 14 September 2014
Sonata ArcticaConcert Altar Bar
Pittsburgh, United States
40.448993 -79.987203
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Friday 19 September 2014
Ghost BeachConcert
George's Majestic Lounge
Fayetteville AR, United States
36.066462 -94.16601
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Sunday 21 September 2014
Columbus OH, United States
39.985882 -83.005754

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