NW Metalworx Readying Biography on Progressive Metal Act Queensryche

NW Metalworx Music has announced that it will publish a biography about progressive metal act Queensrÿche that’s due in fall 2021/winter 2022.

The first such book to be written about the Seattle-based band will be available on nwmetalworxmusic.com and at such retailers as Amazon.com.

Building an Empire: The Story of Queensrÿche is described as a “deep dive” into the influential group’s nearly 40-year history, “from its original members’ musical beginnings in the high schools of suburban Seattle, to the group’s rise to stardom in the 1990s,” as well as exploring how the act has “evolved from album to album, the various events that led to the band’s fracture and declining popularity, and the amazing heavy metal revival period Queensrÿche has enjoyed over the last several years.”

Queensrÿche — with the lineup of singer Geoff Tate, guitarists Chris DeGarmo and Michael Wilton, bassist Eddie Jackson and drummer Scott Rockenfield — broke … Read the rest