Scar Symmetry
03/21/2017 at 11:29. Facebook
Watch as The Haunted/Feared guitar player Ola Englund walks you through his solo writing and recording process - you won't believe what he does next!!!
Our show at the House of Metal Festival, Umeå, Sweden a few days ago marked the end of the touring cycle for The Singularity (Phase I - Neohumanity). It is now time to get back to the studio to finish up work on Phase II - an album that is coming out harder, longer and heavier than its predecessor, with a few songs that are more brutal than anything we've ever recorded. Release date, tracklist...
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Scar Symmetry - The Iconoclast/The Anomaly Live

Live at House of Metal 2017

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At my guitar clinic at Hollywood's Musicians Institute last month I invited my friend Nili Brosh to do an impromptu jam with me, on a song of hers that I really dig! This is unplanned, unrehearsed, un-linechecked, raw, warts-and-all! Good clean fun nevertheless :)

Cheers / Per Nilsson


The amazing Nili Brosh came out to the clinic I held at Los Angeles' Musicians Institute in January 2017, and I called her up on stage for an impromptu jam! ...


It's hard to believe 12 years have passed since we released Symmetric in Design and launched a rollercoaster of a career! During these years, we have seen the music business landscape change drastically and we have had a number of lineup changes, but we never lost the drive and the passion for creating the music of our dreams. I can't even begin to tell you how grateful...
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Scar Symmetry - Reborn

Download: The path before you Never coming to a halt It stretches endlessly From here int...

Waiting for the plane ✈ ! See you soon 70000tons of metal!! Cheers friends! !
If you are attending the NAMM show, make sure to come hang out at the Strandberg Guitarworks booth - I'll be performing there today at 4pm and tomorrow at 4:30pm! My signature guitar model is on display there so make sure you touch it for a bit and lemme know what you think :)

I'm also doing a performance at Two notes Audio Engineering, today at 3pm!

Cheers / Per Nilsson
Hey people! Who will I be seeing at the NAMM Show next week? I'll be performing at the Strandberg Guitarworks and Two notes Audio Engineering booths, I'll post the schedule once I have it. Also the week after that, on Jan 25th I'll do a guitar clinic at the legendary Musicians Institute in Hollywood! Good fun all of it!

Cheers! / Per

Guitar Clinic with Per Nilsson

The incredible Mutiny Within are releasing a new album and the latest single off of it features a guest solo from our own Per Nilsson, check it out!
Only a few weeks now until we board the 70000tons of Metal cruise!!! A lot of friends and touring mates of ours are playing too: Amaranthe, Amorphis, Arch Enemy, Cattle Decapitation, DevilDriver, Ghost Ship Octavius, Grave, KAMELOT, Marduk Official, Misery Loves Co., Pain, Revocation, UNLEASHED, the list goes on and on, this will be crazy fun!

We'll be doing 2 sets on the boat, with two...
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Happy new year everyone!
ProgPower USA, 2016!
House Of Metal !!! Vi ses i mars!
Henrik Olsson - drums
Per Nilsson - guitar
Andreas Holma - bass
Benjamin Ellis - guitar
Roberth Karlsson - vocals
Lars Palmqvist - vocals
Lars Palmqvist at the Gramercy Theatre in New York, NY! Photo courtesy of
Our buddies Painted In Exile have their brand new, AMAZING album out, check it out!!! These progshredalicious overlords supported us on our recent North American tour, now they have a few imminent shows supporting INTERVALS and Plini, attention attention all residents of Cleveland, Indianapolis and Saint Louis :)

Full Album Stream: Painted in Exile, The Ordeal | MetalSucks
Check out this interview that The Metal Authority did with Per Nilsson before our show in Orlando, FL last month! Andreas Holma and Benjamin Ellis appear briefly, and the whole thing has got Japanese subtitles :)

Don't miss our 3 shows in Finland this coming week - it'll be our last shows this year. Cheers everyone!

Scar Symmetry Per Nilsson interview 日本語字幕付き with Echo 9-8-2016

Per Nilsson from Scar Symmetry talks about upcoming album, new band members, answers questions from Japanese fans and more. The interview was filmed at The H...