18 & LIFE: JK IMPERA

Here is JK Impera, drummer and founder member of Impera. The band have a new album, ‘Empire Of Sin’, out now on Escape Records… 1. WHO’S THE BEST BAND YOU’VE EVER SEEN LIVE? KISS without a doubt. The music and the show is magical. 2. ARE YOU AFRAID OF ANYTHING AND WHAT’S YOUR FEAR? No, don’t think so. Article...

metal-temple.com review!

Impera – Empire Of Sin by Yngwieviking at 15 January 2015, The guys involved in IMPERA are among the busiest Swedish players, especially the incredibly talented guitar player / composer / producer Mr. Tommy “Ubiquitous” Denander who’s own pedigree require the whole Metal Temple’s bandwith, beside the mastermind Johan Kihlberg on drums, the bass parts are played by Mats Vassfjord (SCAAR/GRAND DESIGN/LANEY’S LEGION) Along with the explosive and spectacular, yet jaw-dropping lead Axeworks by Mr. T.Denander (“Don’t Stop”/”Lost Boy”), the other thrilling and most obvious parameter in the IMPERA’s musical triumph is the superb vocal performance by Matti Alfonzetti, a very energetic actor in the Swedish Metal Scene since the mid 80’s, he had sung in countless bands playing or related with almost every talented musician in the Swedish territory, from BAM BAM BOYS to TALISMAN to BOXER to ROAD II RUIN. He was also very successful with his international projects such as JAGGED EDGE or touring with Scott Gorham’s (THIN LIZZY/21 GUNS) solo band (WESTERN FRONT), later on, he also released a bunch of superb solo albums between 2000 and 2011 (“Ready” notably is a truly essential piece for every Melodic Rock fan collection), before (re)forming the band RED WHITE AND BLUE a related JAGGED EDGE’s Spin-off with English Mike Gray from SKIN. His collaboration with his buddy George Bravo (exERRATIC TALE) under the SKINTRADE moniker was also a success, a more Heavy sensation, who received high praise by both the audience and the medias…Their recent comeback album “Refueled” was published last year! Except for the track “Darling” which is belong to the bluesy side of Rock, this new...