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APHYXION Release Album 'Ad Astra' + New Video

 


APHYXION‘s latest studio album is the fourth long player in this young band’s career. Eleven songs tell stories about mental health, near-death experiences, getting over frustrations, breakups and disappointments - and the wide open space ahead of you to be filled with brighter elements. The concept of duality also becomes apparent in the well-balanced mixture of harsh metal sounds and growls in exchange with clear and catchy melodies.

'Ad Astra' is the first album which sees the band open up for a variety of collaborations, including 'Pathless' (with Siamese’s Mirza Radonjica), 'Oceans Of Time' (with Chaosbay’s Jan Listing) and 'Heavy Shadows' (with IMMERSE’s Archie Hatfield).

The cover art exists as a real painted picture created by Fabian Eichstaedt, a Hamburg based artist, inspired by the album title.

The new single 'Anomalies' is a celebration of being an unadjusted misfit whose value it is not to be a part of the silent mass of conformity. It postulates that it’s your edges which are the jags of the stars and which you shouldn’t grind down just to be a part of the majority, or in APHYXION’s own words in this song: “Don’t let them steal all your wonder.” The video gives a good impression of the vibe at the sold out show in Copenhagen from January this year.

See the video for ‘Anomalies’ here:

About APHYXION
APHYXION are not ones to succumb to genre definitions, and the release of their third full-length album ‘Void’ in 2019 marked the switch from their death metal heritage towards a more contemporary metalcore sound, creating something that already elevated the band to a new level. This band keeps moving boundaries, for themselves but also for their ever-growing followership.
They were the youngest band ever to play at Wacken Open Air and have also had the opportunity to support the likes of Metallica, Soilwork and Soulfly, accumulating more than 450 shows all over Europe until today.

Aphyxion are:
Michael Vahl (Lead Vocals)
Jais Jessen (Vocals, Bass)
Jonas Haagensen (Guitar, Production)
Jesper Haas (Guitar)
Jakob Jensen (Drums)

For Further Information on Aphyxion:
https://www.instagram.com/aphyxion/?hl=da
https://www.facebook.com/aphyxion
https://www.youtube.com/user/APHYXION
https://spoti.fi/3ktAz9I
https://circularwave.eu/artists/aphyxion
https://aphyxion.dk/


Upcoming live dates:
2/10 Ribe, DK (Album Release Concert)
2/16 Osnbarück (w/ Chaosbay)
2/17 Hannover (w/ Chaosbay)
2/23 Jena (w/ Chaosbay)
2/24 Würzburg (w/ Chaosbay)
2/25 Munich (w/ Chaosbay)

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