Sonata Arctica live 31/10 2008

Things are getting more and more certain that I’ll see Finnish progressive power metal act Sonata Arctica live at the 31:st of October this year, in Huskvarna, Sweden. I’ve never seen them live before, but I know people who have and they’re supposed to be a great live band. Wish Läs mer

Run to Creek Mary! (and her blood)

Today I realised how similar the lyrics to Nightwish’ song ”Creek Mary’s Blood” and Iron Maiden’s ”Run to the Hills” are. Ofcourse there’s the first similarity that both of the songs treat the extermination of Indians from the Indians’ point of view, but there’s actually more. Creek Mary’s Blood White Läs mer

The Classical Conspiracy

Dutch symphonic metal band Epica will be performing a classical show with symphonic orchestra and choir in the Miskolc International Opera Festival, in Hungary on the fourth of June 14, 2008. On this concert, which they call ”The Classical Conspiracy” (from their latest album’s title), Epica and the orchestrea will Läs mer