With xystus' album equilibrio, the band proves to the metal community that it's possible to make a perfectly good metal album out of an opera. Official page of xystus, please support the next xystus project here: lately i have been getting some requests about our rock opera equilibrio.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for equilibrio - xystus on allmusic - - although european classical music has influenced. Xystus has several meanings: xystus, a greek architectural term denoting the covered portico of a gymnasium; xystus, another spelling for the roman name sixtus. Xystus is a dutch progressive metal band formed in by drummer ivo van dijk and guitarist/vocalist bas dolmans. 1: my song of creation [lady sophia:] i am all of that which is not shaped by it's past the beginning, the end.
Country of origin: netherlands location: den bosch, north brabant status: on hold formed in: genre: progressive/symphonic metal lyrical themes: fantasy, personal.
Although european classical music has influenced progressive metal, it is rare that the metal and classical worlds actually have any type.