“Satan of The Opera”: The Opening of “Faust” at The Vancouver Opera Festival 2019

“Satan of The Opera”: The Opening of “Faust” at The Vancouver Opera Festival 2019

The story of “Faust” is a German folk-tale, based on the historical Johann Georg Faust (1480-1540). The Faust legend has been the pinnacle of many literary, cinematic, and musical works that continuously represent the “Faustian” battles of life -- in more simple terms when a person surrenders their moral integrity in order to be rewarded [...]

5 Swedish Stoner Metal Bands That You Need To Check Out!

5 Swedish Stoner Metal Bands That You Need To Check Out!

Doom metal and stoner rock are the psychedelic mid-paced offsprings of blues that was first heard in the early metal music of black sabbath. It is said that Tomi Iommi’s distinct gloomy blues-inspired riffs are the inspiration for current day doom metal and stoner rock bands. Doom metal is most widely known for its fuzzed [...]