Release Recollections: Paradise Lost - "Draconian Times"
3/22/2013 3:28:06 PM by Eric

I can remember the release for Paradise Lost's "Draconian Times" so vividly, as if it happened just yesterday instead of a long eighteen years ago. The hype this thing had going in was just amazing to me, so many online articles and paper zines were firmly establishing the English band as not only a successor to the throne but as the kings themselves based on the merit of "Icon" in 1993.

I can recall reading about the album for the first time at a local bookstore in 1994. At the age of seventeen I couldn't afford to buy the magazine but I spent a good twenty minutes reading and re-reading the same article that championed Paradise Lost as the next big thing and an obvious successor to the Metallica throne...

[Full Column Link]

<< back >>

· In Flames· Mudvayne
· BloodDuster· Immolation
· Misery Index· Stratovarius
· December· Kalibas
· Godsmack· Mark Boals
· Usurper· Advent
· Widowmaker· Sick Speed
· Manowar· Late Nite Romeo
· Alchemy X· Black Sabbath
· Godiva· Silent Scythe
· Iron Savior· Dreamaker
· Neverland· Three Inches of Blood
· Devil To Pay· Scala Mercalli
· Leash Law· Deep Purple
· W.A.S.P.· Epica
· David Shankle Group· Van Helsing’s Curse
· Velvet Revolver· U.D.O.
· Cyst· Acrid
· Chapter VIII· Joey Belladonna
· Killswitch Engage· Black Destiny
· Imp· Shadows Fall
· Beaten Back To Pure· Potential Threat SF
· Occult· Tartharia
· Witchburner· The Last Act
· Trans-Siberian Orchestra· The 7 Method
· Betrayer· Mercenary
· Feared Creation· Kamelot
· Necrophagia· Labyrinth
· Hellfire· Suidakra
· Apocalyptica· Mystic Prophecy
· Darkthrone· Diecast
· Argument Soul· Thunderblast
· Ramesses· Burden Of Grief
· Pro-Pain· Manntis
· Python· Vicious Art
· Secrets She Kept· Devil Lee Rot
· Resurrecturis· Agents Of The Sun
· Illuminatus· Dirty Americans
· Mabon· Vinterriket
· The Absence· Urizen
· Asrai· The Classic Struggle
· Sinocence· Khold
· Dismember· Absu
· Machina· Sodom
· Tandjent· Cannibal Corpse
· Fields Of The Nephilim· Event Horizon
· Vore· Cataract
· Abysmal Dawn· Sun Descends
· Cult of Luna· Unsilent Phenomenon
· Destruction· Fleshgore
· I· Zero Hour
· Anata· Cheva
· Darkness Eternal· Deicide
· Phazm· The Gathering
· Madking Ludwig· Crescent Shield
· Old Man's Child· Dezperadoz
· White Willow· Mendeed
· Passion· Five Finger Death Punch
· Pentacle· Antigama
· Manes· Randy Ellefson
· Echoes of Eternity· Witchfinder General
· To-Mera· Armory
· Kreator· Intolerant
· Eighteen Wheels Burning· Mustasch
· Earthen Grave