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Below is our complete Ashent 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.

Ashent Posts "Shipwrecked Affair" Video

Ashent has just released a music video for the track "Shipwrecked Affair," which can be viewed below. The song is taken from the progressive metal outfit's latest effort "Inheritance," released on Lion Music in 2012.

The video clip was recorded in Venice by Francesco Sogaro and Valeria Pizzy Battain, and it features the appearance of Enrico Ukka Longhin from Italian label mates The Moor.

In addition "Shipwrecked Affair," along with the song "Fractural," are featured on the soundtrack of the independent movie "Back From Hell" (aka Ex Inferis), produced by The Talking Tree and distributed worldwide by Opus Distribution (2011) and by Inception Media Group in USA.

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Ashent Releases New Music Video

Italy's Ashent is proud to announce the release of a first official music video for the track “Magnification Of A Daydream." Check out the clip in the player below.

Taken from Ashent's new album “Inheritance,” due out September 21st on Lion Music, the video, directed by Francesco Sogaro with the collaboration of Valeria Battain, is a conceptualised part live performance/part dramatization.

"Inheritance" marks Ashent’s third album and welcomes three new members - Titta Tani (Goblin, Daemonia, ex-Necrophagia, ex-DGM), Gilles Boscolo on keyboards, and Alessandro Cossu on second guitar - to the band. More...

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Ashent Shoots New Music Video

Ashent is proud to announce a first official music video for the track “Magnification Of A Daydream,” taken from the upcoming new album “Inheritance.”

The video was directed by Francesco Sogaro with the collaboration of Valeria Battain. Ashent would also like to thank Giulia Antonello (actress) and Debora Palmerini (make-up) for their availability and professionalism. The video premiere will be shared on Ashent and Lion Music’s official channels during the coming weeks.

"Inheritance" sees its release on September 21st, 2012 and marks the progressive metallers third album and welcomes three new members - Titta Tani (Goblin, Daemonia, ex-Necrophagia, ex-DGM), Gilles Boscolo on keyboards, and Alessandro Cossu on second guitar. More...

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Ashent Streaming New Track "Eve"

Ashent is gearing up for the release of third album "Inheritance," which marks the debut of the band's new vocalist Titta Tani. As a taste of things to come the band has released a preview of the opening track "Eve."

Check out the new song in the player below. The upcoming "Inheritance" album is due for release this coming September 21st, 2012 on Lion Music.

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"Embrace The Sun" Track Listing Announced

The full track listing for Lion Music's Japan benefit album "Embrace the Sun," which includes songs from Infinity Overture and Overdrive, has now been announced. The track listing and artwork can be viewed below. Further details on the project are available here.

DISC ONE
01. Mattsson – Mother
02. Milan Polak – End Of Time
03. Anthriel – Circle Of Life
04. Airless – Second Chance
05. Dreyelands – Life Is Worth The Pain
06. Ashent - Disappearance
07. Mastercastle - Sakura
08. Locomotive Breath - Rise Up (Perspective of The Common Man)
09. Grönholm - Believe
10. Marco Sfogli - Stand Alone
11. Mindsplit - Guardian Angel
12. Missing Tide - Falling
13. Infinity Overture - Do You Care?
14. Jennifer Batten - Sakura Season

DISC TWO
01. Overdrive - New Beginning (Arata Na Staato)
02. Emir Hot - Fear of the Storm
03. Venturia - On the Brink
04. Mistheria - Kibou
05. Section A - Survive
06. Status Minor - Drama
07. Mastermind - Time Stands Still
08. Tomorrow's Eve - Black Barren Lands
09. Iron Mask - Sons of the Sun
10. Astra - Voice from Within
11. Benny Jansson- Savior
12. Early Cross - Cairn
13. Winterlong - Failed Connection
14. The Lions - Embrace the Sun More...

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Halcyon Way Announces New Album Cover Artist

Atlanta progressive metal band Halcyon Way have confirmed that artist Travis Smith will be creating the artwork for the upcoming album.

Travis Smith is a world renowned artist whose artwork has been featured on album covers, t-shirts and movie posters. He has worked with many well known acts such as Amorphis, Devin Townsend, Metallica, Nevermore, Opeth and Slayer.

The new release is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed debut by the band, "A Manifesto For Domination." It features the debut of new vocalist Steve Braun (Ashent, Siloam) , as well as a guest appearance by Pamela Moore of Queensryche fame.

The album was produced by Lasse Lammert (Alestorm, Svartsot) and guitarist Jon Bodan. Drums were engineered by Mike Froedge (doubleDrive, Bloodsimple, Speed X) at Open Sky Studios in Atlanta. Lammert is mixing the album at his studio, LSD-Tonstudio in Germany.

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Halcyon Way Completes Recording New Album

Atlanta progressive metal band Halcyon Way has completed the tracking for their new CD, to be released in late Spring through Nightmare Records.

The album was produced by Lasse Lammert (Alestorm, Svartsot) and guitarist Jon Bodan. Drums were engineered by Mike Froedge (doubleDrive, Bloodsimple, Speed X) at Open Sky Studios in Atlanta. Lammert is mixing the album at his studio, LSD-Tonstudio in Germany. The new release is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed debut by the band, "A Manifesto For Domination." It features the debut of new vocalist Steve Braun (Ashent, Siloam), as well as a guest appearance by Pamela Moore of Queensryche fame. More...

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Halcyon Way Parts Ways with Vocalist, Sean Shields

The Atlanta, GA based progressive metal band Halcyon Way has parted ways with singer Sean Shields due to creative differences. Taking over on vocals for the Nightmare Records recording artist is Steve Braun, known for his work with Italian progressive-metallers ASHENT, who have released two records via Lion Music.

"I'm really excited and humbled by the opportunity to jam with these guys, and I'm looking forward to help take the band to the next level on the new record," said Steve. More...

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