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Power metal is a sub-genre of heavy metal music created during the 1980’s. The term refers to two related but distinctly different styles of metal, commonly known as US power metal (USPM) and European power metal, after the geographic regions in which they originated. The stylistic origins of the genre can be traced back to the 1970’s, where artists such as Ronnie James Dio and Judas Priest laid down the groundwork for what would become staples of the power metal sound, including the lyrical themes, vocal style and use of twin lead guitars. The New Wave of British Heavy Metal (NWoBHM) is considered to be an important influence on the European power metal sound in particular. The musical forerunners of power metal are considered to be traditional heavy metal and speed metal. As both USPM and European power metal refer to the regional origin of the styles it is perfectly possible for artists to come from one region and play the style of the other, such as Kamelot, a US band who plays European power metal, while artists from other regions such as Angra (Brazil) and Galneryus (Japan) also play power metal.

US power metal developed first, during the early 1980’s. It is much closer in sound to traditional heavy metal than the later European power metal, but typically played faster. High register vocals are common and artists put emphasis on melodic guitar leads, making it distinct from thrash metal, of which there can be some crossover with, such as Iced Earth. The music features a relative lack of keyboards compared to European power metal. USPM bands can be categorised into two groups, known as blue collar USPM and white collar USPM. Blue collar features a harder hitting thrashy sound while white collar is more melodic and progressive. Popular USPM bands include Jag Panzer, Vicious Rumors, Helstar and Virgin Steele.

European power metal (also known as melodic power metal) developed a bit later and was pioneered by the German band Helloween, who started as a speed metal band. The turning point for Helloween from speed metal to power metal is considered to be between their first two full-lengths, Walls of Jericho (1985) and Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I (1987) and so 1987 is considered to be the starting point of the European power metal genre. The style is much more distinct from its roots than USPM, drawing much more on speed metal, and is perhaps the sound most people think of when presented with the term power metal. European power metal is characterised by fast percussive like guitar riffs, and strong focus on melody, with artist line-ups often including a full time keyboardist. The sound is regarded as more uplifting compared to the many other sub-genres of metal music. Popular European power metal bands also include Gamma Ray, Blind Guardian (both German), Stratovarius (from Finland). Rhapsody of Fire (from Italy) and Sabaton (from Sweden).

Power metal has developed several different variations in addition to the USPM and European standards, mostly in the form of hybrid genres:

Symphonic Power Metal: A style of power metal typically only applicable to the European sound, symphonic power metal increases the use of keyboards to create a symphonic backing, drawing on classical music. The use of symphonic elements in such bands can vary greatly with some artists using them as a main element of their sound, such as Rhapsody of Fire, while some merely use symphonic elements to flavour their music, such as Avantasia. Most such acts are usually placed under power metal on MMA, although a few are also placed under symphonic metal on account of those artists being more widely associated as a symphonic metal act over a power metal one. Nightwish are an example of this.

Heavy Power Metal: Not to be confused with USPM, which is close to traditional heavy metal to begin with, this is a hybrid of European power metal with traditional heavy metal. Bands are typically less speed orientated than pure melodic power metal acts. HammerFall is a heavy power metal act from Sweden while Nightmare are from France. Some artists which fall into this category featured a harder hitting, more aggressive sound, such as Grave Digger of Germany, but are still considered to belong to the European power metal genre rather than USPM. They are included under power metal on MMA, although some such artists have also made albums more directly rooted in traditional heavy metal and have those tagged accordingly. Some of the older heavy power metal acts, including Grave Digger and Nightmare, started as heavy metal acts before adding power metal into their sounds later in their careers.

Folk Power Metal: The folk metal as a genre can take its metal elements from almost any other metal genre going, including power metal. Elvenking and Falconer are folk power metal bands. They are typically included under folk metal on MMA, but with cases such as Falconer where folk influences are normally minimal per album, they are included under power metal instead. Additionally some power metal artists, especially Blind Guardian, have utilised folk influences in their music without ever truly becoming folk metal acts.

Power-Thrash: A hybrid of power metal and thrash metal, which can be considered sister genres due to both coming from speed metal. The so called blue collar USPM can also be considered to be power-thrash but the term typically refers to European power metal mixed with thrash metal, although the early work of Iced Earth is considered to be power-thrash. The mix of elements can vary even within the same artist with some being primarily power metal and others primarily thrash metal. As well as Iced Earth, Dark Empire and Paradox have also released power-thrash albums, while some power metal bands have included thrash metal elements in their sound in smaller amounts, such as Seven Kingdoms and Persuader. Power-thrash artists are treated on a case by case basis on MMA.

Progressive Power Metal: Drawing influences from progressive rock and metal music as well as power metal of either the European or US variety, these acts are typically included under power metal on MMA, such as Pyramaze and Kamelot. The exception is when an artist’s progressive influences become the most recognisable thing about their sound. Anubis Gate is an example of such a progressive power metal act, one whose power metal elements have receded on more recent releases. Kamelot also adopted a less power metal orientated sound on Ghost Opera (2007) but returned to playing power metal with Silverthorn (2012). Almah and Wuthering Heights are progressive power metal bands, the latter of which also being classifiable under folk power metal.

Neo-classical Power Metal: Melodic power metal that uses neo-classical guitar playing for its lead guitar parts. Magic Kingdom and Concerto Moon are neo-classical power metal acts, while other power metal acts such as Amberian Dawn and At Vance have incorporated aspects of neo-classical metal into their sounds. As there is no neo-classical metal sub on MMA all such acts are placed under power metal by default, while non-power metal neo-classical acts are typically placed under traditional heavy metal.

Power-Death: A less common hybrid style with no currently widely accepted term; MMA has adopted power-death (similar to the common use of power-thrash) to describe this particular sound. This particular sub-genre combines power metal with death metal (typically melodic death metal) and covers artists such as Children of Bodom, the first album of Wintersun and to a lesser extent the first album from Seven Kingdoms. Power-death typically features power metal music but with primarily growling vocals rather than power metal’s traditional clean singing. Such artists are treated with a case by case basis on MMA.

- Written by adg211288 (April 2013)

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SONATA ARCTICA Pariah's Child

Album · 2014 · Power Metal
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Sonata Arctica have a been a band I have admired for a very long time. During a period of power metal popularity, these guys where very much in the background doing their own thing. The band have very much gained a cult following over these past few years with no real mass popularity.

The band's consistency in material has been all over the place in the past few years. Since 2007s very dark “Unia”, the band have had a rather confusing string of albums. While their past few albums have been interesting listens, it does almost sound like the band have had an identity crisis (could be due to the bands ever changing line up).

Apparently according to the band, this album is supposed to be the follow up to “Reckoning Night” (my personal favourite Sonata album) and it is noticeable. Now this statement is a bit of a stretch, with obvious sounds from “The Days Of Greys” and “Stones Grow Her Name”, but it is one of the most recent Sonata albums which bode well to their original sound.

One of the bands biggest attractions has to be Tony Kakko's fun word play in his lyrics. Edging on great storytelling, interesting humour and beautiful poetry. Musically the album jumps between hard rock based power metal along with more progressive and darker moments. But, the album is a lot more joyous than previous albums, going back to a more carefree moment in Sonata's career.

The opening track and first single “The Wolves Die Young” is pretty much a return to form for the band. Catchy chorus, nice melodies and a cheesy music video.

One of my personal favourite songs is “Take One Breath.” Slightly mad in it's arrangement, Tony shows off a wide versatile range to his vocals, going from the harshest of shrieks to the calmest of tones in the drop of a heartbeat. The sci fi inspired lyrics and fun wordplay are also enjoyable.

One of the bands most interesting songs on the album has to be “Blood.” With a rather sporadic arrangement harkening back to the material heard on “Unia.” With a lot of musical twists and turns, it's a very interesting moment on the album. This song also teaches you the exact definition of blood....cause metal isn't just for fun. You can learn stuff too.

The rather cheesy but fun power ballad “Love” is a rather interesting moment on the album. Even though it does have some rather cheesy moments, the statement and song is still very pretty. It's good to see these guys showing a more sensitive side.

The albums closer and longest track “Larger Than Life” is a mad explosive rollercoaster. Being mixed with a power ballad and an almost musical and operatic feel, the song is a very interesting piece, with great over layered vocals by Tony. Great ending to the album.

In conclusion, after a few confusing years of weird experimentation, Sonata Arctica seemed to have finally put their feet more firmly on the ground with a rather 'return to form.' A mixed blend of all of the bands strongest sounds, the album is definitely on par with their more classically renowned releases.

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PERSUADER When Eden Burns

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Powerful songwriting from one of the most promising modern power metal bands. They traded a bit of their aggresiveness for more melody on When Eden Burns, but they still have a very prominent thrash metal influence and focus more on riffs than the stereotypical sing-songy power metal band. Persuader's biggest strength is their vocalist Jens Carlsson. He has a powerful distinctive voice and consistently produces catchy choruses that will stick in your brain.

The highlight of the album is "Judas Immortal", so don't quit listening until you get to that song. Complete with an acoustic section, an excellent solo and a spine-tingling outro, this song is truly an epic that any power metal fan will love. However, just about all of the songs are catchy and brimming with energy. Highly recommended.

PERSUADER The Fiction Maze

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On Persuader's fourth album The Fiction Maze, the band ups the heaviness big time. The guitar riffs are thicker and meatier than ever before. You could even list Thrash as a primary genre for many of these songs. The production is magnificent and lends the band's sound a certain depth to it that was lacking before. Jens Carlsson's vocals are absolutely superb as always, and are Persuader's biggest strength. With his pipes, Persuader could make any song sound good. The playing is solid and tight throughout the album on every instrument.

However, I can't help but feel that Persuader lost a bit of the amazing knack for melodies that made When Eden Burns so memorable. There are some great tracks, but on the whole I found the songwriting on The Fiction Maze to be slightly weaker than their last outing. There aren't any "wow" moments on this album comparable to say the outro to Judas Immortal. All of the songs are good and enjoyable, but not enough of them take the step up from good to great. That said, it's still a strong addition to Persuader's discography and by no means a disappointment.

Rating: 3.7/5

Highlights: One Liftetime, The Fiction Maze, Son of Sodom, Sent to Grave

SAVAGE MESSIAH The Fateful Dark

Album · 2014 · Power Metal
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The Fateful Dark (2014) is the fourth full-length album by UK thrash metal act Savage Messiah. It is the first release to feature new drummer Andrea Gorio. Versions of the album are available that feature bonus cover tracks of the artists Iron Maiden, Diamond Head and Motörhead. At this point in their career though Savage Messiah have moved on from being a purely thrash metal based act. The music on The Fateful Dark also draws extensively on power metal, which coupled from the vocals of Dave Silver has resulted in a much more melodic record than the typical thrash metal act offers. The truth is on The Fateful Dark Savage Messiah have a little bit more to do with power metal than they do thrash, but they still deliver plenty of thrash metal riffs, particularly during the second half of the album, ending up with a melodic power-thrash sound.

The Fateful Dark has proved an interesting change of pace as far as power-thrash goes. I've listened to a few such albums recently and enjoyed them but also found them wanting in a certain respect, that being the vocals. While harsh and aggressive vocals are all well and good for thrash metal they don't work so well with power metal and albums like Exmortus' Slave to the Sword (2014) and Shadow Host's Apocalyptic Symphony (2013) both suffered from this to different degrees. Savage Messiah on the other hand do not thanks to Dave Silver's classic metal voice. Admittedly the two albums I just mentioned are of the more thrash orientated power-thrash sound, however it's the case with these hybrids that vocals you'd expect to hear on a power metal record still work with thrash music, which is really what makes all the difference and The Fateful Dark such an enjoyable power-thrash experience.

Of course the excellent musicianship helps a lot. Savage Messiah doesn't have as complex a sound as acts like Exmortus or Dark Design (A USPM/Thrash/Progressive cross) so they are I think a bit more accessible. They've produced a no less satisfactory album in The Fateful Dark because of that; the guitar melodies are very good, at times even having an Iron Maiden vibe. The riffs may seem a bit over polished production wise by thrash metal standards so I'd definitely recommend this one to power metal fans first and foremost, but there's certainly some great thrash work here too such as in Hammered Down while Live as One Already Dead represents one of the most effective ballads I've heard in a while, featuring some really epic moments and emotive lead guitar.

The Fateful Dark has been my first full experience of Savage Messiah but they've definitely made a fan out of with this one. It's simply a classic metal sound done really well. Since their older works are much more thrash metal orientated it may come as a surprise to existing fans, but hopefully a positive one. 4.5 Stars are easily deserved in my book.

89/100

(Originally written for Heavy Metal Haven: http://metaltube.freeforums.org/savage-messiah-the-fateful-dark-t3407.html)

OPERADYSE Pandemonium

Album · 2013 · Power Metal
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Pandemonium (2013) is the debut full-length album by French symphonic power metal act Operadyse. The band previously released an EP, Hope Era Dies (2009) but as an act they've changed a little bit in the intervening years, most notably on Hope Era Dies they were a female fronted act whereas on Pandemonium they're fronted by Franck Garcia from the progressive metal act Spheric Universe Experience. Previous vocalist Jennifer Lassalle is still featured on the album as a guest however, although not in every song.

While Franck Garcia's presence on Pandemonium may attract the attention of fans of Spheric Universe Experience the music of the two acts really isn't really comparable. Operadyse is an epic symphonic power metal act whose music has absolutely nothing to do with the progressive metal scene that Franck Garcia has previously been associated with. Operadyse offers up a ton of speed in their riffs and some of the best symphonic elements I've ever heard from a band in this vein. Franck Garcia also proves very adept in the power metal environment of Operadyse. In fact I'd go as far to say I prefer his performance on Pandemonium to that on Spheric Universe Experience's most recent offering The New Eve (2012), possibly even overall.

Pandemonium isn't the sort of album to bring anything revolutionary to its genre, but for fans of the symphonic power metal style what we have here is an exceptional effort from Operadyse. Especially songs such as Celestial Sword, Keeper of the Flame and Fairies' Secret Garden are all excellent tracks but I think the special mention has to go to the Pandemonium title track, especially for its use of folksy symphonic melody, something the band subtly uses here and there in other songs but really comes out in Pandemonium. Not every song manages to be quite up to the same standard but there are none which end up detracting for the album. No cheesy non-metal ballads in other words, although the closing Frozen is just piano and female vocals it doesn't really come under the type of song I mean; just epic symphonic arrangements, fast riffs, quality musicianship and killer vocals.

Operadyse have produced a high quality debut in Pandemonium, one that is an easy pleaser for symphonic power metal fans everywhere and so a rating within the 4.5 stars bracket is deserved.

92/100

(Originally written for Heavy Metal Haven: http://metaltube.freeforums.org/operadyse-pandemonium-t3396.html)

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ICED EARTH Festivals of the Wicked

Movie · 2011 · Power Metal
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There's a lot of value for your money in this DVD package. Three full festival appearances are included, two with singer Matt Barlow and one with singer Tim "Ripper" Owens. There's also the seemingly customary documentary and all the band's music videos with the exception of the older Desert Rain back from the Night of the Stormrider era, as well as the advert for the Ten Thousand Strong video and photo slideshows. For the price this seems to retail at (I bought it for just £9.99), this is a very worthwhile package for any Iced Earth fan. The one catch is that it in reality looks more than it is, as both the Barlow fronted shows feature a completely identical setlist. It's still a very good value package to get despite this, but 4 stars is all I feel inclined to award it because of the amount of repetition. Still for the very reasonable price, if you like this band, buy it anyway.

(I originally posted this hastily written review here: http://bit.ly/pafvQh )

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