Hey, That Sounds Familiar!

I’m sure we’ve all had it, that moment when you’re listening to a song and you think “Geez, I’m sure I’ve heard this somewhere before!”. Well, I get that a lot and sometimes, it turns out I have heard that before, from another band! So I thought it would be…

Connecting the Dots: Cynic

Welcome to another edition of Connecting the Dots, and today we will be focusing on one of the most influential extreme metal bands of all time – none other than the legendary Cynic! Evidence of their influence is clear from the artists we speak with, for members of Ne Obliviscaris,…

Cynic: A Retrospective

Cynic’s debut album Focus is undoubtedly one of the most influential works in metal. It influenced countless artists and shaped the nature of progressive metal for decades to come. But where did they come from? What happened to them? In the wake of their second (and perhaps final) break-up (assuming…