Iron Wings from Riga was founded four year ago with the intention to deliver Heavy/Thrash Metal. Since then have been sharing stage with a lot of local support and have shared stage with a lot of foreign acts. In the music making process the band is mixing together heavy and thrash metal creating their own special sound. Line-up: Andris Veinbergs – Bass/Vocals, Dainis Andersons – Lead/Rhythm guitar And Valdis Emīls Popēns – Drums. Iron Wings presents the album Dzejnieks in their native language. The title track Dzejnieks (The Poet),
Dzejnieks is created as a concept album, album consists of 10 compositions, bringing to the forefront a story that brings the poet into the deeper depths of the mind as an image. An artist, an enjoyer of life, a fighter or a world citizen? With every question of existential and world problems, each song takes the listener to where he wants him to be free. The poet also represents a struggle with himself, whose thoughts and contradictions in the changing world. Not quiet and restrained until heroically insane, searching and at the same time losing himself to find his way. The track Svešā (Stranger),
The music albums are designed as a heavy / thrash metal genre, balancing the melodic sound of the heavy metal genre with the rhythmic tension characteristic of thrash metal and the concise guitar riffs. To complement a variety of vocal techniques. The colors of the groups are the handwriting consists of instrumental harmonies atypical for the genre. It is worth noting that the album has been recorded not only with electric instruments but also baritone acoustic guitar, double bass, interesting sounds obtained, as well as urban and rural areas that were recorded as sound effects.