“I think a lot of this record was musically inspired by touring so much. If you’re kind of playing every night, like all over the world, it pushes you musically.”
Asia co-founder and lead singer John Wetton died Tuesday morning after losing his battle to colon cancer. He was 67.
Wetton first grew to fame in the early 1970’s when he became part of rock groups King Crimson, Roxy Music and Uriah Heep before forming Asia.
Imagine constructing a Frankenstein monster with the body parts of Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, and Guns n’ Roses then feed it steroids and you would have the sound of Thirteen. Formed by “The Architect”, guitarist and Justin Bieber antichrist, Dan Mahanger.
SOEN – the heavy progressive rock group featuring world-renowned drummer Martin Lopez (formerly of Amon Amarth and Opeth) and the dynamic voice of Joel Ekelöf (Willowtree) – will release their upcoming full-length opus Lykaia on February 3, 2017 via UDR Music.