Music Countdown: Best 10 Hard Rock / Alternative / Progressive Rock songs of 2016

2016 would be known more as a breakthrough year for rock music than a historical one. While big guns Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Radiohead, Coldplay, Opeth came out with good albums, it’s the dark horses which define this year. As the curtain on … Continue reading Music Countdown: Best 10 Hard Rock / Alternative / Progressive Rock songs of 2016

Music Review: Steven Wilson’s ‘Happy returns’ with yet another haunting melody

Progressive Rock king Steven Wilson’s much acclaimed Hand Cannot Erase album is inspired by a massively tragic incident of death, solitude and human ignorance. British young lady Joyce Carol Vincent’s was lying deadĀ for more than two years, in her one … Continue reading Music Review: Steven Wilson’s ‘Happy returns’ with yet another haunting melody

Music Review: Gojira’s ‘The shooting star’ video is fascinating visuals with matured metal

Thanks to Facebook groups – specifically this fledgling, but high quality, group called ‘Rock/Metal Appreciation Society’, I have been introduced to Gojira very recently. Again, specifically by this Australian gentleman named Colin Flaherty. That prompted me to listen to Gojira’s … Continue reading Music Review: Gojira’s ‘The shooting star’ video is fascinating visuals with matured metal

Music Review: Opeth’s latest Will O the Wisp is great, promises a diverse Sorceress album

Swedish progressive metal rockers Opeth have released their second official video ‘Will O The Wisp’ from their upcoming (30 Sep 2016 release date) album Sorceress. This is the band’s twelfth album and in my review of their first song, the … Continue reading Music Review: Opeth’s latest Will O the Wisp is great, promises a diverse Sorceress album

Music Review: Opeth’s Sorceress title track is disappointing, sounds like Type O’Negative rehash

Death metal cum progressive rock band Opeth’s much awaited album Sorceress (meaning, a female witch) is all set to release globally on 30 September 2016. Two sets of fans have been eagerly awaiting its release. I say two sets as … Continue reading Music Review: Opeth’s Sorceress title track is disappointing, sounds like Type O’Negative rehash