Starset

December 5, 2015 0

Starset was formed in 2013 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. They are Dustin Bates’ child, which is also a member of Downplay. Taking over the vocals and keyboards, he is the leading songwriter of the band. His interest in space, can be reflected in Starlet’s name as well as photo shoots apart from their music itself. Certainly, he is an electrical engineering PhD holder. On July 8, 2014 their debut album Transmissions was released.

Their current line-up consists of Bates, as well as Brock Richards on the guitars, Ron DeChant on the bass and Adam Gilbert on the drums.

Their musical style is dominated by a strong cinematic atmosphere, blending powerful guitar riffs with electronic and symphonic elements. Hans Zimmer, Muse, Sigur Ros, Nine Inch Nails and Breaking Benjamin have been cited as influences by Bates. […]

Five Finger Death Punch

December 4, 2015 0

Formed in 2005 Five Finger Death Punch come from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Their name comes from the eponymous super-move in Tarantino’s film “Kill Bill”. The band’s founders are bassist Zoltan Bathory and drummer Jeremy Spencer. In late 2006 they recorded their debut album The Way of the Fist. In 2007, they signed to Firm Music and Pre-Emptive Strike EP was released. Songs like the The Bleeding contributed to the success of the release. In summer of 2007 they went out on their first major tour, to support Korn in Family Values Tour. They supported Disturbed’s Indestructible US tour, in 2008. Their first album The Way of the Fist was re-released on May 13, 2008. Their second album War Is the Answer was released in 2009. From their first days, FFDP is band that has achieved rapidly growing success, a process that never ceased to this day. They have sold over 2.6 million albums in the USA. […]

Art of Dying

November 27, 2015 0

Art of Dying was formed in 2004 by Jonny Hetherington and Greg Bradley in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They initially gained attention with their song Get Through This which became the official anthem of WWE’s […]

Black Stone Cherry

November 22, 2015 0

Black Stone Cherry was born in June 4, 2001. It was Edmonton, Kentucky, USA natives Chris Robertson (lead vocals, lead guitar) and John Fred Young (drums, piano) who started jamming in some basement as regular […]

Saint Asonia

November 21, 2015 0

Saint Asonia (or SΔINT ΔSONIΔ if you prefer) was formed in Toronto, Canada in 2014. The formation of the band is consisting Adam Gontier (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Mike Mushok (lead guitar), Corey Lowery (bass), […]

Collective Soul

November 21, 2015 0

Although probably remembered from their hit single, “Shine”, originally from Stockbridge, Georgia and currently Atlanta-based Collective Soul, are recording and touring for more than two decades. The group consists of main songwriter and frontman Ed […]

Sevendust

November 21, 2015 0

Sevendust’s self-titled debut album was released on April 15, 1997 in an era when nu-metal was in everything and everywhere; while that might be a bit of an exaggeration, the genre was super popular in […]

3 Doors Down

November 21, 2015 0

Being remembered to the masses for their smashing hit “Kryptonite”, 3 Doors Down is way far from the band to be considered as the “one hit wonder” kind: Since their formation in 1996, they have […]

Godsmack

November 20, 2015 0

Godsmack is a band from Lawrence, Massachusetts which was formed in 1995. The band is composed of Sully Erna (founder, frontman and songwriter), Tony Rombola (guitarist), Robbie Merrill (bassist) and Shannon Larkin (drummer). Since its formation, Godsmack has released six studio albums, one EP (The Other Side), four DVDs, one compilation album (Good Times, Bad Times… Ten Years of Godsmack), and one live album (Live and Inspired).

Godsmack has been described as nu metal, heavy metal, post-grunge, hard rock, and alternative metal. According to the band their main influences include Aerosmith, Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Pantera and Rush according to Erna, Larkin, and Rombola. […]

Breaking Benjamin

November 20, 2015 0

Breaking Benjamin is a band which was founded in 1999 by lead singer and guitarist Benjamin Burnley and drummer Jeremy Hummel in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA. The first line-up also included guitarist Aaron Fink and bassist […]

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