Cyprus Progressive Metal musician Joakem released his debut album «Mind Matter». The album was recorded/mixed by Chris Charalambides at “Soundscape Studios” and mastered by Alex Psaroudakis at “Alex Psaroudakis Mastering” in New York. Musically the album is a blend of complex melodies and time signatures, heavy synth sounds, aggressive guitars, intricate drum patterns and a blend of different vocal techniques.
Joakem is a solo project of Stelios Ioakim. He gained international publicity after being the finalist of “The Voice” of Greece, taking second place. In February of 2018 he released his first solo work, the progressive rock single called “The Path” followed by his second single released in November 2018 titled “Generation Z”.