Xiphea are a Symphonic Metal band out of Germany. Formed in 2011, the band has released three CDs so far: Masquerade (2013), From The Uncharted Island (2014) and Once Upon A Time (2016). They play a melodic, yet heavy, style of Symphonic Metal with hints of Power Metal. The band refers to their brand of … Continue reading Xiphea: A New Voice For Symphonic Metal
As the year comes to a close various top ten and best of lists will be published. Many of these lists can be fun to read. This is not really a true top ten list, plus it contains eleven items. It is an brief overview of some entertainment highlights that come to mind from 2016. … Continue reading My Highlights Of 2016
When it comes to heavy metal I miss the 80's. Especially the early to mid 80's when metal was just metal. Generally if it was heavy it was just called heavy metal. In today's metal scene there are genres with sub genres for sub genres of genres that no one's even sure what the original … Continue reading Genre Overload!!!