Sia☺giah
I watched him be interviewed a couple of years ago.
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:34pm
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He said that he was a classically trained singer, but preferred the raw, heavy metal, distorted singing style of his usual music in Disturbed. He said his bandmates had never heard his "classically trained voice" and that it had been so long since he'd used it that he had to focus on it to remember how to sing the way the song required.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JoCUpV3Hgw

I absolutely hate his usual music, but love this song. It's a shame that he so seldom uses such an incredibly powerful voice for any more mainstream music that I'd enjoy. I hate heavy metal music.

  • Not in person...Sprout, Tue Sep 11 2:07pm
    He performed it live on one of the late night television shows that I saw, it could have been Conan... I got goosebumps too... A really impressive voice.
    • I watched him be interviewed a couple of years ago. — Sia☺giah, Tue Sep 11 10:34pm
      • That's interesting. I didn't know aboutSprout, Wed Sep 12 10:43am
        is background. I'd like to see his take on other classical pieces. I have found I like some of those type re-makes. I do like some metal, but am more into classic rock. I liked Metallica's take on... more
        • Classic Rock is my favorite if I must choose one.Sia☺giah, Wed Sep 12 3:09pm
          Even country rock works for me. Oldies too. In the right frame of mind, piano music is amazing as is folk rock. I cannot listen to heavy metal music because it provokes high anxiety, high energy, and ... more
          • I do like my adrenalin. But it doesn't have to be hard. I like bands like Journey and Van Halen that bring a lot of energy, but not the harshness of metal. I do like some heavier stuff, but generally ... more