You already saw the first part of my interview with Master Morten Veland from Norway, where we talked about Sirenia’s newest album “The Seventh Life Path” now, here is the second part of it, where it all went more deep and personal and we talked about his lyrics, his view of life (and death), how to growl, and he replied the questions that many fans sent.
I asked for a chance to interview the Mastermind behind Sirenia, Mr Morten Veland and asked him personally if the label has something to do with the songwritting… it was really one of the most interesting chats i’ve had, in fact i saw Morten laughing, and believe me, that’s not so easy to get…
One of the best metal export products in Sweden nowdays was created by Jake E seven years ago, i’m talking about the mighty Amaranthe. We held one of the coolest interviews some weeks ago, and i started like “look, i’m gonna take the chance to make some questions that may sound uncomfortable, so, just don’t take it personally, i’m not a hater, lol”. Amaranthe has been blamed on being a pop-metal band, is it bad? is it ok? let’s see what Jake has to say about that!
No, not every day i get the chance to interview a Master… It is a great honor for me to finally present my very exclusive interview with the Japanese Master […]
Not only Europe has actually produced nice Metal Opera bands, lately Japan is making the best symphonic metal products to export abroad as we’ve seen a lot of Japanese bands performing in Europe, Nort and South America. This band plays The Gothic Rock Opera with male and female vocals singing in a symphonic background, featuring a fluatist and a oboeist live, they’re also inside the anime-inspired excentric Visual Kei style.
In the few months we’ve been working together I’ve learned that these guys dont make hasty decisions. Everything is well thought out. Knowing that makes me very proud and honor’ed to have been ask to be a part of Apo. As far as composing the album goes.. the songs were pretty much already written when I joined, but I was able to cowrite on a few and collaborate and add my two cents throughout the entire preproduction and recording process. The guys were very welcoming to my input and I theirs. There’s a lot of respect between us all.
Throughout metal music history, a lot of bands have gone and come over, even more so when it comes to Symphonic Metal; however, there is a select group of bands […]