Magistarium have outdone themselves with their majestic 2019 Symphonic Metal album ‘War for All and All for Won’.
Within Temptation’s sterile 2019 album ‘Resist’ shows that shifting tone and style isn’t necessarily bold.
G.L.A.S.S.’s 2013 album ‘Giving Life a Secret Story’ is a grand show of Symphonic Metal with an Alt vibe.
Adding an Oriental flavor elevates Aeternam’s 2017 Symphonic Death album ‘Ruins of Empires’ to greatness.
Wolf Hoffman’s 2016 album ‘Headbangers Symphony’ beautifully molds Heavy Metal guitars into classical.
Going bolder and darker gives Avantasia’s 2016 masterpiece of Prog ‘Ghostlights’ a weighty, more complex sound and tone.
Mägo de Oz’s 2014 album ‘Ilussia’ is a wonderful, melodious mix of Folk, Rock, and Metal.