Instrumental tracks that will ease your soul

When metal bands decide to go instrumental, they create music that is unparalleled to any every created.   Below are my all time favourite instrumental tracks that just take me to another level of calmness and peace. No lyrics, plain melodic music, that will enlighten your senses and make the world around you look a…

Winter is coming!

No, this is not another post about The Game of Thrones. What I am going to talk about here is this incredibly, outrageously, maddeningly, overpoweringly amazing band from Finland (yet again). Finland has the most incredible set of Metal bands.  And the one in discussion today is Wintersun. Another set of genius composers. Band Members:…

Know your Horns

Everybody flashes them, some overuse, and some misuse them. But how many of us really know, why we use them? I am not going to research over it, because I am convinced (by intuition, and general observation)  that hardly a few know of the story behind the use of Horns. So here is how it…

Mood Indigo 2013

Mood Indigo, one of the most anticipated music fests in India is yet again highly anticipated this year. Why? Here is why: Neal Morse Band and Mike Portnoy are descending to perform live at IIT Bombay’s annual fest this year. The kids have already gone crazy after hearing the news, if you are a fan…

Weirdest Metal bands

Okay, weird may be an understatement. The bands I’v come across lately are not just weird, they have crossed the thin line between being weird and ridiculous.  They tried to challenge ‘Animals as Leaders’, quite literally. To top the list of lameness, the first band is: HATEBEAK ‘Beak’ because the vocalist has a beak, and…