Tag: progressive metal

18 January 2024 / Metal

North Carolina trio, Into the Deep, enrich their music and lyrics with oceanic imagery and metaphor and allow their publicists to call their art “dive metal”. What the latter tag…

24 December 2023 / Metal

Italian prog metal quartet, Mind Control, released their debut record in 2014 and then went into hibernation. The reasons for this inertia are unknown, but nine years is a long…

6 December 2023 / Experimental

Helga Gabriel’s love of rural Sweden is as natural as her appreciation for clean air. She grew up as a wanderer of the Nordic forests, as a dweller of woodlands,…

27 November 2023 / Metal

Diego Tejeida’s departure from Haken in 2021 threatened to derail England’s greatest prog metal band. Fans could not be sure that the keyboardist would turn up in a Dream Theater-inspired…

22 November 2023 / Metal

Dutch metal extremists, Autarkh, were one of the great success stories of 2021. Born out of the ashes of avant-garde black metal legends, Dodecahedron, their Form in Motion debut synthesised…

11 November 2023 / Metal
7 November 2023 / Metal

Cambridge groove metal quintet, Akkadian, last spoke to Scream Blast Repeat in March 2021 at the release of their third single, ‘Agenda’. Since then, they’ve replaced their rhythm guitarist and…

25 September 2023 / Metal

The two most talked-about artists in contemporary metal owe a lot to Tesseract. Without England’s premier outfit, there would be no Spiritbox or Sleep Token. You can identify a Tesseract…

5 September 2023 / Metal

Tegmentum are an unusual proposition. They started out in 2012 as a PhD thesis of San Francisco guitar virtuoso, Michael Ball, who produced his one-man debut in 2015. He returned…