the ride majestic

A Bard’s Eye View: Artist Profile – Soilwork (Part 2)

Artist Profile Soilwork Part 2 Country of origin: Sweden Genres: Melodic death metal, metalcore, alternative metal, melodic metalcore Years active: 1995-current Current members: Bjotn Strid (vocals), Sven Karlsson (keyboards), Sylvain Coudret (lead guitar), David Andersson (lead guitar), Markus Wiborn (bass guitar) Number of albums: 10 Number of concerts attended: 3 […]

A Bard’s Eye View: Soilwork/Fear Factory

Soilwork and Fear Factory 24 April 2016 Fear Factory is one of those early bands for me. I remember hearing Obsolete in 1999 just after it came out and absolutely falling in love with it. Fear Factory catches a lot of flak in the metal community for some of their […]

A Bard’s Eye View: Riding the Majestic 1

Riding the Majestic A look at Soilwork’s 10th Studio Album Before I begin, I need to preface this by saying that Soilwork is THE band responsible for opening up my perspective to European music and heavier music in general.  At 17-years-old. I was convinced that I had pretty much heard […]