From strictly technical band into progressive monsters – here comes Son Of Aurelius! Their debut was great but the follower is one of the best prog death metal albums I’ve heard in a long time. They combine extraordinary maturity with complex, yet catchy compositions. Very warm and positive release and nice guys beside everything. I wasn’t wrong commenting their coming through as a “rising star”. Go and listen to the “Under A Western Sun”! Continue reading Interview: Son Of Aurelius
A nice coming through from USA band – Son Of Aurelius! Debut album “The Farthest Reaches” is the perfect solution for every ‘more than technical’ fan! Sterile sound (in a good way!) or VERY selective, as some may say, makes this album very specialistic. Every note is intensively exposed to daylight and believe me, there’s lot’s and lot’s of notes. You could say there’s overwhelming, technical feeling but that’s the way it should be. You can’t blame them of being too technical – that’s the virtuosic mastery in here.
Oh, there’s one more thing worth mentioning. The album lyrical theme is greek mythology. Pretty new ‘thing’ in technical death (or am I wrong?). Get it as soon as possible! Continue reading Son Of Aurelius – rising star!