Icarus Witch on tour

Leave a comment

March 14, 2010 by Lain

In an interview with Metal Underground’s Daniel Becker, openly Pagan bassist Jason Myers of Icarus Witch describes his spiritual influence on his music.

“I’m a practicing pagan and witch…”  “I needed to form a band that would encapsulate both the traditional styles of metal as well as being able to incorporate some of the pagan ideals into it.”

“We write lyrics about where we are- naturally and spiritually as well.”

When asked about his fellow band members, Jason said that the rest of his band is on the same page;

I think there is an undercurrent of pagan spirituality throughout the band. I mean I’m a practicing witch and there are others in the band who have similar religious and spiritual beliefs. It’s significant to us in that way…

The band, formed in 2004, is currently on tour in North America with original Iron Maiden front- man Paul Di’Anno. Icarus Witch’s clean, classic metal sounds shine through in their new album, Draw Down the Moon. The album is now available for download on iTunes, Amazon.com, and of course, at your local record store.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 148 other followers

S J Tucker @ Sunwheel 2012

visit radio pagan edmonton's youtube channel

NORTHERN TRIBES-Proud Co-Sponsor of- Sunwheel Pagan Arts Festival

Sunwheel Pagan Festival

Sunwheel Pagan Arts Festival

Northern Tribes Proudly Presents;

The Community Quibbler, published here on each full moon. You can subscribe to the "Quibbler" to receive all the events in the Edmonton community direct to your inbox each full moon!

The Community Quibbler

The Community Quibbler

The Community Quibbler

%d bloggers like this: