Influenced by biggest power-heavy metal acts, Ivan Ivankovic delivers organic sound with strong riffs, big choruses, powerful melodies, fresh approach and modern production.Fans across the globe are discovering this artist that is bringing the power metal back to glory days! This guitar player, singer and songwriter released instrumenal EP ”String Tales” in 2015. And full lenght studio album”World in fear” is released on 07.12.2016.
Started his proffesional music career when he was 21 years old by touring and playing rock festivals and concerts all around Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia i Herzegovina with various croatian rock and metal bands. In a year 2010. He won the first place in the regional guitar competition “Master 2010” where he competed with great guitarists from Macedonia, Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Hungary. He was awarded with the 1st place by the jury that were guitarist Phil Hilborne (Nicko McBrain clinic tour band).
Ivan has written and performed on various other projects through the years, as a guitarist he did a big Croatian and world tour called “Ora et labora”with croatian singer M.P.Thompson and played a large number of sold out shows in arenas and stadiums around Croatia, Germany, Canada, Austria,etc. He also did an acoustic tour with singer Dino Jelusic from Trans Siberian Orchestra that also appears on Ivan’s ”World In Fear” album as a backing vocalist.