AMADEUS AWAD - New Solo EP Artwork And Guest Drummer Announced2013-07-08
Lebanese guitar maestro AMADEUS AWAD has revealed the artwork of his upcoming solo EP titled "Schizanimus". The EP, which will be released in August 2013, shows the artist venturing into a new style that combines Ambient elements with 000-014 exam Progressive Rock sounds and a hint of psychedelic flow. "Schizanimus" will feature huge names from the Progressive Rock scene, such as the British drummer Gavin Harrison (PORCUPINE TREE, OSI, KING CRIMSON...). More guest musicians will be announced in the coming days.000-013 exam
The guitarist commented about Gavin Harrison's contribution to his new EP: "The first artist that I will be revealing does not need an introduction. I am happy, proud and everything in between, I can die right now with a huge smile on my face". He added: "Dreamed of this for years. I worked very hard for it. Never give up on your dreams".Cisco 700-039
AMADEUS AWAD recently re-released his second album "Time of the Equinox" through the North American label Melodic Revolution Records. It includes a new bonus track titled "Immortal Dunes". The album, which was originally self-released on January 2012, featured the first collaboration between a Lebanese/Arab artist and one of the biggest names in the history of North American Metal/Rock music, the legendary vocalist Mark Boals (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ROYAL HUNT, RING OF FIRE...).
The album also features other special guests, such as the vocalists Elia Monsef (OSTURA, AMADEUS AWAD'S EON), Liz Vandal (SAHARA, ULI JON ROTH), guitarist Timo Somers (DELAIN) and keyboardist Mood Yassin.
As we previously reported, AMADEUS AWAD is currently working on his band's AMADEUS AWAD'S EON new album titled "The Book of Gates". The album will feature a bunch of Metal music heavyweights such as Russell Allen (SYMPHONY X), Amanda Somerville (TRILLIUM, AINA...), Kevin Moore (ex-DREAM THEATER, OSI), Elyes Bouchoucha (MYRATH) and Timo Tolkki (ex-STRATOVARIUS) as guest musicians.
The guitarist recently posted a teaser of "The Book of the Gates". The teaser, which features Russell Allen and Amanda Somerville handling the vocal duties, is a raw and unmixed fragment of one of the songs of the album. You can check it out clicking HERE