210: FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE

Combining aggressive, technical, death metal with beautiful and grand symphonies and orchestral elements, Fleshgod Apocalypse are responsible for some of the most truly epic metal being produced today. Fleshgodโ€™s death metal influences are not dulled by the symphony side of things, though. This shit is heavy. Powerful guitars, blast beats, and roared vocals are all … Continue reading 210: FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE

197: MONDO CANE

While living in Italy, Mike Patton was inspired by what he heard on the radio - Italian pop music backed by orchestras. This led to the conception of Mondo Cane - a 40-piece orchestra and 15-piece band backing Patton, as they covered 50s and 60s Italian pop tunes. Itโ€™s an idea so uniquelyโ€ฆ Patton. Only … Continue reading 197: MONDO CANE