Magnitude 9 (1997-present) is a Progressive Metal band from USA.
agnitude 9 formed in 1997 featuring the membership of: John Homan (drums), Rob Johnson (guitars), Joseph Anastacio Glean (Keyboards), Corey Brown (vocals; also of: Balance of Power and Psyco Drama) and Ian Ringler (bass) to play traditional progressive-metal, while adding their own unique touch to it. The music was full of technical details and melodic passages enriched by the explosive cocktail of powerful and speedy heavy metal.
Their debut album, Chaos To Control, arrived in 1998 to fair reviews boasting the styles of Queensryche, Symphony X, Fates Warning, and Yngwie Malmsteen.
Their second effort, Reality in Focus (2001) and third, Decoding the Soul (2004) followed.