The ’90s were a dark time for heavy metal, especially in the United States. To remedy that, Virginia legends Twisted Tower Dire formed in 1995 to try and breath new light into true heavy metal, starting off as a long-winded epic heavy metal band and gradually getting catchier and catchier as time went on. These days, the band play something between classic US power metal and European power metal, delivering more big choruses than the hammering true metal that they formed to make- not a bad thing, because their newer stuff is fantastic, but it’s a different animal.
Read the review on Ride Into Glory. Published on December 16, 2019.