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Symphonic Power Metal

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    Kamelot – The Shadow Theory

    For the better part of almost 30 years (!), symphonic power metal titans Kamelot have been releasing quality music since their formation in 1991, led by founder and mastermind, guitarist Thomas Youngblood. From…

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    Lione/Conti – Lione/Conti

    Italian record label Frontiers Records has been well known for pairing well known artists within the prog and power metal community for special projects most notably, the Allen/Lande albums featuring vocal…

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    Seven Spires – Solveig

    I have been aware of the Boston based symphonic metal band Seven Spires for several years now. I remember seeing them in some small club in Rhode Island and thinking to…

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    Orden Ogan – Gunmen

    When it comes to power metal, German band Orden Ogan has been a rising star in the genre, especially over the last decade of their formation as a band. Like clockwork,…

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    Midnight Eternal – Midnight Eternal

    When reviewing an album from a new metal band with a female vocalist it is difficult not to compare or contrast with other similar bands in the genre. The task becomes…

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    Rhapsody of Fire – Into The Legend

    Italy’s Symphonic metal masters Rhapsody of Fire (formerly known as Rhapsody and not to be confused by Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody) have been churning out bombastic orchestral and majestic metal since the…

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    Serenity – Codex Atlanticus

    Austrian symphonic power metal stalwarts Serenity have returned with their 5th album Codex Atlanticus, an album filled with storytelling about art and science. The main theme this time around is Leonardo…

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    Blind Guardian – Beyond the Red Mirror

    Blind Guardian – Beyond the Red Mirror blind-guardian-beyond-the-red-mirror 0 http://ladyobscure.com/albums/blind-guardian-beyond-the-red-mirror/ Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:33:25 +0000 Evermind You know, it seems the enjoyment I get from listening to some albums and…

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    Wind Rose- Wardens of the West Wind

    After a reasonably successful debut in form of Shadows Over Lothadruin, Italian power metal band Wind Rose didn’t waste time and quickly got back in the studio to record the follow-up…

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    Derdian – Human Reset

    Derdian is a symphonic power metal band based out of Milan, Italy. Although the band has been active since 1998 and have previously released four full length albums, I was not…