Space Metal

Space Metal

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Star One is the latest project from Arjen Anthony Lucassen (the man who almost single-handedly is Aryeon). Lucassen seems to like to assemble groups of musicians to record his works under various band names. Such is the case with this project. The group here has cut loose with their first project, entitled Space Metal. With a title like that, one might expectSee more details below

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Star One is the latest project from Arjen Anthony Lucassen (the man who almost single-handedly is Aryeon). Lucassen seems to like to assemble groups of musicians to record his works under various band names. Such is the case with this project. The group here has cut loose with their first project, entitled Space Metal. With a title like that, one might expect to hear a more hard-edged version of the space rock sounds of bands like Hawkwind. That is not, however, the case. Instead, Lucassen and his cohorts (Ed Warby, Sir Russel Allen, Damian Wilson, Dan Swano, Floor Jansen, and various guests) make music that is more like a cross between Emerson, Lake & Palmer and Deep Purple. Of course, the neo-symphonic modes for which Lucassen seems to have such a fondness also appear. The result is an intriguing combo that seems a bit contrived and sterile at times, but certainly should please fans of the prog metal genre.

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Product Details

Release Date:
05/21/2002
Label:
Inside Out U.S.
UPC:
0693723650425
catalogNumber:
236504

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Star One   Primary Artist
Arjen Anthony Lucassen   Indexed Contributor,Synthesizer,Bass,Guitar,Hammond Organ,Mellotron,solina
Jens Johansson   Synthesizer,Harpsichord,Soloist
Dan Swanö   Vocals
Gary Wehrkamp   Guitar,Soloist
Ed Warby   Drums
Damian Wilson   Vocals
Erik Norlander   Synthesizer,Soloist
Russell Allen   Vocals
Floor Jansen   Vocals

Technical Credits

Arjen Anthony Lucassen   Producer,Engineer,Liner Notes
Vincent Difate   Cover Painting
A.A. Lucassen   Producer

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