Quote of the Day #20 – The Glass Prison

Way off in the distance I saw a door I tried to open I tried forcing with all of my will and still The door wouldn’t open Unable to trust in my faith I turned and walked away I looked around, felt a chill in the air Took my will and turned it over The […]

Dream Theater – Images and Words (1992)

Images and Words may be the second Dream Theater album after 1989’s When Dream and Day Unite, but by many fans (including me), it is thought of as a kind of debut. It is the first album featuring vocalist James LaBrie, who took over from Charles Dominici in 1991, and it is definitely a leaps […]

Music releases of 2011

I entered 2011 thinking most music releases came in 2009 and 2010, and this would be a pretty calm year. I’m slowly realising I was damned wrong. Symphonic metal act Within Temptation will release their first album since 2007, the experimental ”The Unforgiving” on March 25. The album is released alongside a comic book series written […]

Sweden Rock Festival 2009

Sweden Rock Festival will start rocking and rolling on the 3rd of June, 2009, and I’ll be there in the front row cheering when I see Dream Theater, In Flames, Hammerfall, Europe, Motörhead… and the 50 bands that will be added to the list in time. See you in Norje, Sölvesborg on the third. Sweden […]

Music of 2009

Lots of bands have already announced albums to be released in 2009. Oh my god, I’m having a musical stroke…   Sometime in the spring (I’ll see them live on Sweden Rock Festival in the beginning of June as their first gig for the upcoming tour), progressive metal pioneers Dream Theater will release their so far […]