This was the song that started it all. The perfect representation of most of the elements that form our music: melody, technique, a simple song structure, guitar/keyboard leads and speed. Lyrically, it’s about my beliefs in the universe and the ability we have to harness its power.
The album, the music and the lyrics all seek to empower the listener and remind them that THEY are masters of their destiny and what happens in their lives.
Delivering a load of fast-paced anthems, imbued with Eriksson’s soaring vocals, the band are sure to please fans of titans such as Helloween, Sonata Arctica, Gamma Ray and Stratovarius.
Through the announcement of Candlemass, the festival has now completed their final line-up! The line-up now also features Liv Sin, Kardinal Sin, Frozen Crown, PreHistoric Animals, Rave The Reqviem, Billion Dollar Babies and Gaupa.
Northtale (led by former members of Twilight Force, Dirkschneider and Circle II Circle) are a band that intends to bring back the same feeling they had as young fans of traditional Power Metal from the 80s and 90s. Catchy melodies, fast paced rhythm sections, virtuoso-style lead sections and lyrical themes that deal with self empowerment, self improvement and real world, day to day subjects. Northtale was founded at Sabaton Open Air 2017 when Falun native and vocalist Christian Eriksson met American/Brazilian lead guitarist Bill Hudson.
Udo Dirkschneider was born in Wuppertal, Germany on the 6th of april 1952. He was the original...