02:45 - Fearmeister Okay so what is it influenced by then?
02:37 - mz if you think that they are just portal worship, either you have not heard them, or you are out of your mind :D
02:30 - Fearmeister mz likes it cause it sounds like portal which makes them unique
02:27 - Apothecary Really in depth shit, probably the best elaboration upon that scene I've yet read. Love it or hate it, fanboy over it or decry it all as DsO worship, one can't deny some powerful shit is going on there
02:26 - !J.O.O.E.! mz, I still don't get your interest in that band. They're so bleh.
02:25 - Apothecary @No one, just refresh the page and you should see it. Just for convenience sakes, I'll post it again [link]
British speed power metallers DragonForce have announced their return to North America for a spring tour. This marks the band's first full trek with new singer Marc Hudson, who makes his recorded debut on their latest album, The Power Within, which hits stores on April 17th. Also, you can now download the new track "Fallen World" at this location, which is still streaming here.
Famed British producer Andy Sneap (Megadeth, Arch Enemy, Nevermore, Exodus) has revealed to Radio Metal that he will enter the studio this summer with San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans Testament to begin work on the follow-up to 2008's The Formation Of Damnation. A late 2011/early 2012 release is expected.
"The new album will most likely be a culmination of The Gathering (1999) and The Formation of Damnation, but we're definitely not going to forget who we are or our roots. I think we've found a comfortable spot in our writing style," Testament vocalist Chuck Billy stated in a 2010 interview.