Tag Archives: Viktoriya Yermolyeva

This Is What Mastodon’s ‘Leviathan’ Sounds Like On Piano

Posted by on March 22, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h85KV5e6t-E[/youtube] We were very impressed by Viktoriya Yermolyeva’s piano makeover of numerous metal classics, including Carcass’ “Corporal Jigsore Quandary.” However, her covers may have just been topped by this instrumental piano rendition of Mastodon’s Leviathan we just discovered. Supposedly done in one uninterrupted take, Sam Abbott (jsabbott0) performs Mastodon’s 2004 classic album in its entirety […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Unique Covers Of Songs From ‘Vulgar Display Of Power’

Posted by on February 27, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. In case you missed it, Pantera’s seminal album Vulgar Display Of Power was released on February 25, 1992. While 1990’s Cowboys From Hell was the first of the band’s albums to be released nationally, Vulgar Display Of Power was far and away the band’s […]

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Video: Carcass’ “Corporal Jigsore Quandary” Gets A Piano Makeover

Posted by on December 14, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gs4ZyEuk2FY[/youtube] What can we say, we’re suckers for classical covers of metal songs. And this one takes the cake for the most unlikely combo of classical piano and death metal. Ukrainian pianist Viktoriya Yermolyeva (aka vkgoeswild) has performed many piano covers of metal and rock songs live and for YouTube videos. Yet it’s her cover […]

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