Ghost Ship Octavius
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Ghost Ship Octavius has released a music video for "Saturn and Skies," which is the band's first officially released track. Check it out below. The band's debut album is in production now, with further details forthcoming.
Ghost Ship Octavius is the new project featuring Matt Wicklund (God Forbid, Ex-Himsa, Warrel Dane Solo), Van Williams (ex-Nevermore, Pure Sweet Hell, Ashes of Ares), and Adon Fanion. The band originally feature Chris Amott, who has now departed, stating:
"Hey guys and gals, a little update - I've decided to step away from the Ghost Ship Octavius project. So, I am no longer involved with that. Best of luck to the rest of the guys."
The band also added, "We wish Chris and Sara Claudius best of luck as well. Ghost Ship Octavius is NOT ending. We are just beginning and continuing to move forward despite our recent departures."
Ghost Ship Octavius is the new band featuring Chris Amott (ex-Arch Enemy, Armageddon), Matt Wicklund (God Forbid, Ex-Himsa, Warrel Dane Solo), and Van Williams (ex-Nevermore, Pure Sweet Hell, Ashes of Ares). The group has now checked in with the following announcement about posting a preview clip online:
"Thank you all for your immediate interest in Ghost Ship Octavius! Here is a little preview of what is to come: a short clip of Chris and Matt playing some of the guitar solos during pre-production. Much more coming soon..."
A new band has recently formed titled Ghost Ship Octavius, which features among its ranks Chris Amott (ex-Arch Enemy, Armageddon), Matt Wicklund (God Forbid, Ex-Himsa, Warrel Dane Solo) and Van Williams (ex-Nevermore, Pure Sweet Hell, Ashes of Ares).
Ghost Ship Octavius is currently working on a debut album, with details on the process available over at Facebook here. The band also comments:
"Formed in the Summer of 2012, Ghost Ship Octavius have combined their diverse yet complimentary music styles to create a powerful and dynamic sound highlighted by soaring vocals, virtuosic guitars and hooky but progressive arrangements."