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A melodically charged, dark progressive/power steel unit based from the decibel-rich town of Gothenburg, Sweden, Evergrey was founded in 1995 by guitarist/vocalist Tom S. Englund. The music group issued a set of well-received LPs, The Dark Breakthrough and Solitude, Dominance, Tragedy, in 1998 and 1999, respectively, prior to making their …

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The Soundtrack of Our Lives

Ebbot Lundberg (vocals) and Bjorn Olsson (acoustic guitar) were founders from the wildly exciting Swedish music group Union Carbide Productions, which recorded many albums that mixed Captain Beefheart and punk (think that Stooges) to wonderful impact in the past due ’80s. Ultimately Ian Person became a member of Union Carbide …

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Self-described “avant-goth metallers” the Provenance shaped in Gothenburg, Sweden, circa 1995 by Emma Hellstrom (vocals/flute/keyboard), Tobias Martinsson (vocals/guitar), and Joel Lindell (drums). Within several months, they started performing regularly around the city’s famed rock club picture, and were quickly recording their 1st demos, 1996’s “Requiem of Mankind” and 1997’s “Endless …

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