Live In The USA is a testament to how a live metal CD should be like - comprising solid performances and catchy tunes all performed by an enthusiastic band in front of an equally enthusiastic crowd. If you are like myself and are a fan of the band, do not hesitate in picking this up (and its companion DVD). And if you are new to the band or interested, it is definitely worth checking out.
live release from the Canadian Thrash Metal band. Known as one of the premiere live Metal acts for three decades now, Annihilator are captured live in the hot, Czech Republic summer of 2008. The band hits hard with mint, Metal masterpieces, ranging from early classic records like 'Alice In Hell', 'Never, Neverland' and 'Set The World On Fire', to powerhouse records like 'King Of The Kill', 'Waking The Fury', 'Carnival Diablos' and tracks from 2007's acclaimed release Metal. Performing live in front of 30,000 Metalheads, this sold-out concert is the purest example of why Annihilator are touted as one of the best Metal bands of our time.
Seventh Wonder the Swedish Prog Metal gods, featuring current Kamelot singer Tommy Karevik - release their first live product ever, with a full rendition of their masterpiece album Mercy Falls and a selection of their most popular material. Recorded live at ProgPower USA festival on September 2014 in Atlanta. As a special bonus, there are 2 unreleased studio tracks. Seventh Wonder is a progressive metal band from Stockholm, Sweden formed in 2000. They are currently working on their 5th studio album, which is planned for a 2017 release.
"Restless Breed" is the fourth album by the American heavy metal band Riot, and their first with vocalist Rhett Forrester, released in 1982. Exit vocalist Guy Speranza, who apparently had just become such a problem child in the band due to excessive drug use that he couldn't hack the touring life any longer. Enter new vocalist Rhett Forrester. "Restless Breed" will be available on Digi-CD (2016) with the 6-song "Riot Live" EP from 1982 as bonus as well as on vinyl in three different versions (180 g black/red opaque/violet blue marbeled).
Powerwolf's history of success truely is a metal fairytale: Thanks to lifeblood, passion and talent the band has gathered an enormous amount of followers with until now six albums and uncountable captivating live gigs. Two albums in the top3 of the German album charts, sold-out headliner shows, frenetically celebrated festival gigs all over Europe – there is just one thing missing…
In this video, he demonstrates how to achieve a great guitar tone combining different microphones, pre amps, and recording techniques. You'll learn how to mic a guitar amp, create different sound combinations of heavy metal heads, and how to find the perfect guitar tone with gain, EQ and recording levels. Joey also teaches us how to reamp what you've tracked for a better sound, how to edit heavy metal, and more techniques to achieve the perfect heavy metal sound!
"Live and Nude" is the official live album by American melodic rock/glam metal band "Danger Danger" originally released in 2005. "Live and Nude" was actually recorded in London-England at the Underworld club during the band's 2003 European tour. The line up featured founders bassist Bruno Ravel and drummer Steve West along with established vocalist Paul Laine and newcomer Swedish guitarist Rob Marcello. "Live and Nude" is easily one the top melodic rock live albums of the previous decade, as "Danger Danger" perform at a level few would have thought possible. Paul's vocals are impeccable-lacking nowhere in comparison to the studio versions; the man's voice bares such depth, clarity and attack reinforcing his reputation as one of the best singers in the genre.
It took almost 20 years for German power metal masters IRON SAVIOR to release their first Live DVD/CD "Live At The Final Frontier". The band, founded in 1996 by Piet Sielck, Kai Hansen (Gamma Ray) and Thomen Stauch (ex-Blind Guardian), has unleashed eight studio albums since then and has just recently issued a reworked version (remixed, remastered, partly re-recorded) of their “Megatropolis” album, titled “Megatropolis 2.0”. Now with their first ever DVD, IRON SAVIOR will satisfy their fans again completely: “Live At The Final Frontier” includes the band’s recent hometown concert (Hamburg, January 2015) on DVD and 2CDs (as package in Digipak format). Additional bonus (video) material (backstage/concert) rounds off this extensive package, which is a must-have for all IRON SAVIOR fans!