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Latest Secret Illusion News
Below is our complete Secret Illusion news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Greek power/progressive metal act Secret Illusion unveiled new vocalist Vasilis Axiotis in style...by releasing a lyric video for a new track entitled "Winds of Tomorrow." The track is available as a free download at this location.
Vasilis Axiotis - former vocalist of Phantom Lord and Persona Non Grata - joins the band following the departure of Sunlight's Dimitris Giannakopoulos, who fronted the band since 2011 appearing on both full length albums "Illusion" (2011) and "Change of Time" (2014).
"Winds of Tomorrow" was mixed and mastered by Nigel Foxxe. The band warns: "There is more to come, the new material sounds great and the 3rd album will definitely be the best Secret Illusion album so far!"
Check out "Winds of Tomorrow" here: More...
Greek progressive/power metal act Secret Illusion released a music video for the new track "Born Once Again" (shown in the player below). The song appears on the new album "Change Of Time," which will drop on March 17, 2014. The album will be available for purchase through all the online retailers (Amazon, Itunes, CdBaby, etc.) as well as a physical release to be available in selected Greek record stores and through the band's Official Website, in physical and digital form.
The track list for the album is:
1. Northern Lights
2. Born Once Again
3. Point of No Return
4. Perfect Fantasy
5. Beauty Queen
6. Winter Poem
7. Change of Time
8. Love Lies
9. Words Left Forgotten More...
Secret Illusion has revealed the cover artwork for new album "Change of Time," which can be seen below. The band also comments:
"We are happy to announce the release date of their 2nd album 'Change Of Time!' Even more, we uploaded the album’s artwork for public viewing! The new album will be self-released and will hit the streets on March 17th 2014, containing the following tracks - 'Northern Lights,' 'Born Once Again,' 'Point Of No Return,' 'Perfect Fantasy,' 'Beauty Queen,' 'Winter Poem,' 'Change Of Time,' 'Love Lies,' and 'Words Left Forgotten.'
"Due to the economic crisis that plagues us all and its impact in the music industry, we decided that this time we should take all matters, concerning all aspects of our music, in our own hands.
"Change Of Time was produced by Nigel Foxxe and Filippos Papakyriakou and mixed/mastered by Nigel Foxxe at The Foxxe’s Lair in Athens and features the guest appearance of Spyros Lambrou’s Children’s Choir on two of the tracks! 'Change of time' will be available for purchase through all the web stores (Amazon, Itunes, CdBaby, etc.) and our official website, in physical and digital form. The amazing artwork of the album is, once more, the work of Thass Jillion." More...
Greek power/progressive metal act Secret Illusion released a lyric video for the new track "Perfect Fantasy." The song will appear on the upcoming new release "Change of Time," the sophomore full length album. Details on the release date and track listing is expected soon.
As a preview of the new material, the band has released the lyric video, which showcases excerpts of Thass Jillion's artwork. "Change Of Time" was produced by Nigel Foxxe and Filippos Papakyriakou and mixed/mastered by Nigel Foxxe at The Foxxe's Lair in Athens and features the guest appearance by Spyros Lambrou's Children's Choir on two tracks. The band has also shot a music video for the track "Born Once Again".
The band comments: "The new material is definitely more mature! It's a great mix of classic European power metal and orchestral music, all spiced up with progressive metal flavors!"
Check out "Perfect Fantasy" here: More...
Greek power metal act Secret Illusion posted up a short interview with guitarist/composer Filippos Papakyriakou about the upcoming, yet untitled, sophomore album from Secret Illusion. The album is the follow up to the 2012 EP "Point of No Return," and it represents a heavier and more mature direction according to the guitarist. The album was recorded at Sierra Studios in Athens with producer/engineer Alexandros Chrysidis.
Check out the footage here:
Greek power metal act Secret Illusion posted up a in studio report on the recordings of the band's second full length LP, as of yet untitled, and follow up to the 2012 EP "Point of No Return." In the report, the band works with the Children's Choir of Spyros Lambrou. The recordings were made at Sierra Studios in Athens with Alexandros Chrysidis behind the sound desk.
The choir participates in two new tracks, "Winter Poem" and "Words Left Forgotten." The band’s new album is now ready after months of studio work. The artwork is also completed and edited again by Thass Jillion and is ready to be unveiled soon. Check out the video here: