On the Virg

On the Virg

Progressive metal, Fusion, Progressive rock, instrumental, jazz fusion

Virgil Donati (drums), Simon Hosford (guitar), Phil Turcio (Keys), Evripides Evripidou (bass), T. J. Helmerich (3 tracks), Brett Garsed (2 tracks), guitar; and Ricc Fierbracci (4 tracks), bass. To label the music of On the Virg, would be downright difficult. While there is an obvious metal feel, the harmonic level of sophistication and complex arrangements elevate this above standard prog/metal fare. The maturity of the musicians and their sensitive interaction prevent this from being just another technical showcase.