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Ayreon

Country of origin:
Netherlands
Location:
Waalwijk, North Brabant
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1994
Genre:
Progressive Metal/Rock
Lyrical themes:
Space, Science Fiction, Emotions, Time
Current label:
Music Theories Recordings
Years active:
1994-present
The Ayreon project was formed after Arjen Lucassen left his tenure in the Dutch metal act Vengeance and a failed attempt at a solo career. With nothing to lose he decided to record a "rock opera" featuring many guest vocalists, musicians and styles, something many of his friends and peers felt would be considered commercial suicide.
After many record labels flat out refused to sign him and ...
Added by: Morrigan Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2002-08-12 00:33:40 Last modified on: 2018-11-11 13:11:01