Interview With HammerFall’s Oscar Dronjak

“[I]t’s gonna be a really fun tour. . . If you like modern heavy metal music I think you can’t get much better than these two bands together.”

Oscar Dronjak, founder and guitarist of the legendary Hammerfall, was kind enough to invite me into his mind to discuss his feelings on Dominion, Canada, and, of course, beer.

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Interview With Sabaton’s Joakim Brodén

“[M]e losing my voice after three songs, giving the guys lyric sheets, and Tommy and Chris taking over and singing the show. . . So, fucking proud to play with guys who can handle a thing like that and still get the vibe for a Sabaton show.”
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Shredding: Power Quest

Larry zealously and over-enthusiastically ranks the British power metallers’ discography.

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Secret Steel – Power Metal 2: Eternal Glory

Welcome to Secret Steel, the new project of The Metal Observer -Chapter IV: “Power Metal 2: Eternal Glory”

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A TMO Interview With Altair’s Luca Scalabrin

Italian power metallers Altair pushed the envelope recently with the progressively-tinged, but most importantly, excellent new album Descending: A Devilish Comedy. Riding the shockwave of success from that release, The Metal Observer thought this was a good time to catch up with bassist and main-man Luca Scalabrin to see how elated the atmosphere is in the Altair camp…

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