Tag Archives: Pellek

Damnation Angels debut new song alongside PledgeMusic for upcoming album

Posted by on February 11, 2015

[youtube]http://youtu.be/MoNjdICW3kc[/youtube] England based symphonic power metal band Damnation Angels has begun a PledgeMusic campaign for pre-ordering their upcoming album “The Valiant Fire. Within 12 hours of launch they had reached their goal and currently sit at 237% funded with 44 days left until release. Singer PelleK couldn’t give much information on it back in the […]

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Zach Fehl’s top 10 of 2014

Posted by on December 15, 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, we check in with the Metal Insider staff to see what new albums got them the most excited. Metal Insider’s contributors have been listing their top ten albums of 2014. We’ve heard from Bram, Zach, Kodi, Matt, Nick, Chip, Anthony, Chris and Seth. Now it’s time for Zach Fehl’s list of what he listened to the most this […]

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PelleK debuts new song, starts up PledgeMusic to fund new album ‘Cloud Dancers

Posted by on November 21, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/EbzN-dEUHRw?list=UUtXuWXsd7TYXwX2ZNLXfojg[/youtube] Norwegian singer/songwriter Per Fredrik “PelleK” Åsly today released a music video for the title track of his upcoming album, Cloud Dancers, which is to be self-released this late this December. He always started up a PledgeMusic to fund the album by taking pre-orders, which is currently at 27% with 14 days left to pledge. […]

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In Defense of Their Good Name: Power Metal

Posted by on July 3, 2014

In Defense of Their Good Name is a column where we rise to the defense of bands or albums, or in this case genres, that are often criticized in the metal scene. Although directly influenced by some of the biggest and most well respected names in heavy metal history, power metal is one of the […]

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Interview: PelleK talks future albums, Damnation Angels, and power metal

Posted by on June 20, 2014

Per Fredrik “PelleK” Åsly is a singer/songwriter from Norway, best known for his solo band PelleK, as well as the symphonic power metal band Damnation Angels. He is also known for covering his many power metal influences as well as metalizing mainstream and Disney songs. He agreed to take the time to speak with me […]

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Norwegian power metal singer PelleK releases ‘Covers Vol. 7’

Posted by on June 12, 2014

For those who are unfamiliar with him, Per Fredrik “PelleK” Åsly is a singer/songwriter from from Norway who sings for the band Damnation Angels, as well as his own band PelleK. However, while not recording with these two, PelleK maintains a very strong Youtube presence by recording up to 3-4 videos of him performing various […]

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This was bound to happen – here’s a power metal cover of “Get Lucky”

Posted by on July 16, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/yf9SMX4Lo58[/youtube] It’s pretty much a foregone conclusion that the song of the summer this year is Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky.” The retro song by the French duo has crossed far beyond the EDM world, becoming a top 40 hit and appealing to fans of alt, disco and indie rock. And metal too, apparently. Peruvian guitarist […]

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