Tag: Veil of Maya

NEWS: Veil Of Maya find the skull of God?

Genre-bending DJentlemen Veil Of Maya have dropped a brand new track in “Godhead” which is streaming now via long-time label home  Sumerian Records, once the home of Periphery and currently that of Between The Buried And Me and After The Burial. It’s the bands sixth cut since 2017’s “False Idol” record with the prospect of

Review: “Quarter Life Daydream” by Crooked Royals

“A lot of us are in our twenties, In a quarter life crisis, you’re stuck in that beginner job straight out of university. It’s about the trials and tribulations we’ve gone through writing during the Pandemic and doing those jobs. It’s about balancing the stress we all go through in our twenties. These are referred

Interview: Veil Of Maya talk new material with KnotFest!

More precisely guitarist Marc Okubo speaks to Ramon Gonzales about the catharsis of being back on the road, the bands upcoming new album, the string of singles that kept them alive with a heartbeat and celebrating the life of their friend Tom Feerick at Swanfest with Dance Gavin Dance. If you missed it, Veil Of

NEWS: Veil Of Maya get heavy with “Synthwave Vegan”!

About to head off on tour with Born Of Osiris five years after their last album “False Idol“, Sumerian Records signings Veil Of Maya have unleashed a heavy new single called “Synthwave Vegan” complete with a music video from Eric DiCarlo of Squared Up Studios (Bodysnatcher). Curiously enough guitarist Marc Okubo stated on social media

NEWS: Avatar join the Christmas party!

Having added Veil Of Maya to their turn of the year European tour run Avatar have continued the post “Hunter Gatherer” era with another seemingly standalone single that sees them enter the festive spirit. The track is to be released together with a children’s book portraying the ‘not-very child-friendly everyday life’ in Santa’s workshop in

The Black Map #181: Aeons from the Isle Of Man!

Taking the guide book and throwing it out of the nearest open window, Aeons are a Progressive Technical Metal quintet who instead chose to go with with flow and cut their own path through the overgrowth. They are able to do that thanks to their dedication to their craft as they ably amalgamate the light

NEWS: 1986 Sega Arcade memories as Veil Of Maya share “Outrun”?

Filmed on the first half of the Afterburner Tour 2021 with regular stage partners Dance Gavin Dance, a fourth single from DJentlemen Veil Of Maya has surfaced since their last album, 2017’s incredible “False Idol“. The title of the track is “Outrun” and the video is a heart warming affair with a packed house reminding

Review: “Vacua” by Every Hour Kills

“This record is a culmination of a dark, tumultuous f***ed up year in the world and in my personal life, as it was for many people around the world. As lucky as I am to still have work and my basic needs met, the emotional rollercoaster still affected me strongly and I ended up unemployed

Review: “Angel or Alien” by Born Of Osiris

Back in March when single “White Nile” appeared seemingly out of nowhere alongside an Erez Bader directed music video, it seemed obvious that there was more to follow and that Chicago Illinois Progressive Metal powerhouse Born Of Osiris were keeping their cards close to their collective chests and holding something back. We had to wait

Review: “Dysphoria” by Termina

We’ve said it before and it remains very true; the year(s) of the Great Plague have meant that there has been the time away from touring for a number of musicians to create new projects and follow up on ideas which may not have come to fruition without that time. One such project is Termina;