EVAN K. releases official video for title track “Blue Lightning”

EVAN K. has released an official video for “Blue Lightning.”
This is the title track from EVAN K.’s debut album, Blue Lightning, released on July 15, 2016 by FC Metal Recordings.
EVAN is a 21-year old Greek/German guitarist & composer whose very melodic & memorable playing is fully displayed on Blue Lightning‘s 9 tracks, including “Skies Of Shred,” “Into The Light,” “Orchestra Of Withered Clouds,” and a cover of the classic BLACK song, “Everything Is Coming Up Roses.”
Evan is influenced by Gus G, Jeff Loomis, Andy James, Yngwie Malmsteen, John Petrucci, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Romeo, Gary Moore, Michael Schenker, and Ritchie Blackmore.
All music and lyrics on Blue Lightning were written by Evan. The album was produced and recorded by Evan at Epsilon Studio in Mannheim, Germany, and mixed and mastered by R.D. Liapakis (Mystic Prophecy, Devil’s Train) and Christian Schmid at The Prophecy and Music Factory Studios (Mystic Prophecy, Suicidal Angels, Devil’s Train, Steel Prophet, Eldritch, etc.) in Kempten, Germany.
Evan is endorsed by ESP Guitars, ENGL Amplification and HESU Cables.
EVAN – Blue Lightning
Track Listing
1. RISING
2. INTO THE LIGHT
3. SKIES OF SHRED
4. PICKING THE STARS
5. ORCHESTRA OF WITHERED CLOUDS
6. BLUE LIGHTNING
7. EDGE OF THE SKY
8. ONE LAST TIME
9. EVERYTHING IS COMING UP ROSES (BLACK cover)

HANGAR release video for “Reality Is A Prison”

HANGAR release a video for “Reality Is A Prison”, a track from their new album, Stronger Than Ever, released July 15 on FC Metal Recordings.
 
Stronger Than Ever is the 7th studio album from these Brazilian power/progressive metal legends, who feature drummer extraordinaire Aquiles Priester (NOTURNALL, TONY MACALPINE, ex- ANGRA, ex-PRIMAL FEAR).
 
Stronger Than Ever has 10 songs that cover a vast heavy metal landscape, and includes such standout tracks as “Reality Is A Prison”, “The Revenant”, and “The Hangar Of Hannibal”. Stronger Than Ever was mixed in Finland by Jesse Vainio (APOCALYPTICA, LORDI, THUNDERSTONE) and mastered in Finland by Svante Forsbäck (RAMMSTEIN, TILL LINDEMANN). For fans of DREAM THEATER, PAGAN’S MIND, SYMPHONY X, and ANGRA.

HANGAR release lyric video for “The Hangar Of Hannibal”

HANGAR release a lyric video for “The Hangar Of Hannibal”, a track from their upcoming album, Stronger Than Ever, coming out July 15 on FC Metal Recordings.
 
Stronger Than Ever is the 7th studio album from these Brazilian power/progressive metal legends, who feature drummer extraordinaire Aquiles Priester (NOTURNALL, TONY MACALPINE, ex- ANGRA, ex-PRIMAL FEAR).
 
Stronger Than Ever has 10 songs that cover a vast heavy metal landscape, and includes such standout tracks as “Reality Is A Prison”, “The Revenant”, and “The Hangar Of Hannibal”. Stronger Than Ever was mixed in Finland by Jesse Vainio (APOCALYPTICA, LORDI, THUNDERSTONE) and mastered in Finland by Svante Forsbäck (RAMMSTEIN, TILL LINDEMANN). For fans of DREAM THEATER, PAGAN’S MIND, SYMPHONY X, and ANGRA.

EVAN K. releases lyric video for “Edge Of The Sky,” featuring vocalist Fabio Lione (Rhapsody Of Fire/Angra)

EVAN K. has released a lyric video for “Edge Of The Sky,” featuring vocalist Fabio Lione (Rhapsody Of Fire, Angra, Vision Divine), and keyboards by Bob Katsionis (Firewind, Serious Black, Outloud).
The track is taken from EVAN K.’s debut album, Blue Lightning, to be released on July 15, 2016 by FC Metal Recordings.
EVAN is a 21-year old Greek/German guitarist & composer whose very melodic & memorable playing is fully displayed on Blue Lightning‘s 9 tracks, including “Skies Of Shred,” “Into The Light,” “Orchestra Of Withered Clouds,” and a cover of the classic BLACK song, “Everything Is Coming Up Roses.”
Evan is influenced by Gus G, Jeff Loomis, Andy James, Yngwie Malmsteen, John Petrucci, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Romeo, Gary Moore, Michael Schenker, and Ritchie Blackmore.
All music and lyrics on Blue Lightning were written by Evan. The album was produced and recorded by Evan at Epsilon Studio in Mannheim, Germany, and mixed and mastered by R.D. Liapakis (Mystic Prophecy, Devil’s Train) and Christian Schmid at The Prophecy and Music Factory Studios (Mystic Prophecy, Suicidal Angels, Devil’s Train, Steel Prophet, Eldritch, etc.) in Kempten, Germany.
Evan is endorsed by ESP Guitars, ENGL Amplification and HESU Cables.
EVAN – Blue Lightning
Track Listing
1. RISING
2. INTO THE LIGHT
3. SKIES OF SHRED
4. PICKING THE STARS
5. ORCHESTRA OF WITHERED CLOUDS
6. BLUE LIGHTNING
7. EDGE OF THE SKY
8. ONE LAST TIME
9. EVERYTHING IS COMING UP ROSES (BLACK cover)

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FC Metal To Release EVAN K – Blue Lightning album on July 15, 2016

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For fans of classic Shrapnel Records guitarists such as Tony MacAlpine, Jason Becker, Marty Friedman, Paul Gilbert & Yngwie Malmsteen! Evan is a German/Greek guitar shredder whose very melodic & memorable playing is fully displayed on Blue Lightning’s 9 tracks, including “Skies Of Shred,” “Into The Light,” “Orchestra Of Withered Clouds,” and a cover of the classic BLACK song, “Everything Is Coming Up Roses.”

Blue Lightning features some famous guests from the Power/Progressive Metal Scene like Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE, ANGRA, VISION DIVINE), who sings lead vocals on the songs “Edge Of The Sky” & “One Last Time,” and keyboards by Bob Katsionis (FIREWIND, SERIOUS BLACK, OUTLOUD).

EVAN – Blue Lightning
Track Listing
1. RISING
2. INTO THE LIGHT
3. SKIES OF SHRED
4. PICKING THE STARS
5. ORCHESTRA OF WITHERED CLOUDS
6. BLUE LIGHTNING
7. EDGE OF THE SKY
8. ONE LAST TIME
9. EVERYTHING IS COMING UP ROSES (BLACK cover)

 

Hangar - Stronger Than Ever

FC Metal To Release Hangar – Stronger than ever album on July 15, 2016

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FC Metal will release “Stronger Than Ever”, HANGAR’s brand new album, on July 15, 2016. Stronger Than Ever is the 7th studio album from Brazilian power/progressive metal legends, HANGAR. The band features world-renowned drummer extraordinaire, Aquiles Priester (NOTURNALL, TONY MACALPINE, BLACKWELDER, ex-ANGRA, ex-PRIMAL FEAR).

Stronger Than Ever has 10 songs that cover a vast heavy metal landscape, and includes such standout tracks as “Reality Is A Prison,” “The Revenant,” and “The Hangar Of Hannibal.” Stronger Than Ever was mixed in Finland by Jesse Vainio (APOCALYPTICA, LORDI, THUNDERSTONE) and mastered in Finland by Svante Forsbäck (RAMMSTEIN, TILL LINDEMANN).

HANGAR – Stronger Than Ever

Track List

1. Reality is a Prison

2. The Revenant

3. Forest of Forgotten

4. The Hangar of Hannibal

5. Beauty in Disrepair

6. We Keep Running the Course

7. The Silence of Innocent

8. A Letter from 1997 (MHJ)

9. Just Like Heaven

10. Just Like Heaven (Acoustic Version)

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