ANATHEMA DEBUTS LIVE ACOUSTIC VIDEO FOR “THE LOST SONG PART 2” WITH ARTISTDIRECT.COM
June 24, 2014 – Los Angeles, CA – England’s revered melodic-rock band ANATHEMA has premiered a live, acoustic video for “The Lost Song Part 2” today at ArtistDirect.com. The beautifully ethereal video was shot on June 3rd at the band’s album release show at The Record Club in Camden, London.
Watch ANATHEMA’s live, acoustic video for “The Lost Song Part 2” now at ArtistDirect.com: http://bit.ly/1nCmKyP
“The Lost Song Part 2” is a sprawling, wistful track that exudes a swell of passion in one of the many powerful peaks and valleys on the band’s newly released, universally celebrated album Distant Satellites. The song is part of a 3-track arc in an overall story about life, love, loss and death that ties the album together seamlessly.
Called a “soaring, supercharged prog masterpiece” by The Guardian, Distant Satellites appeals to a broad spectrum of music fans with it’s epic and sweeping soundscapes that transcend conventional genres. Considered by many as one of their boldest releases yet, ANATHEMA continues to push the boundaries of their music by taking new risks with each album they release, and the result is nothing short of brilliant on Distant Satellites.
Stream ANATHEMA’s entire album, Distant Satellites, now at https://soundcloud.com/kscopemusic/sets/anathema-distant-satellites.
Here’s what others are saying...
“Distant Satellites...is a blazing vista of rich color and emotion as intense as the rays exploding from a sun settling into the defiant moments before dusk.” - 4.5/5 About.com
“With this new album, Anathema proves once again that their stellar level of creation is still roaring forth, unabated, unrestrained, and showing no signs of drying up anytime soon.” - MetalInjection.net
“Distant Satellites from Anathema is a phenomenal creation combining impressive instrumentals and extremely compelling vocals that engulf the soul of all who listen.” - 4/5 RockRevoltMagazine.com
“They aimed to do something spectacular and most assuredly achieved that.” - ProgReport.com
“A must listen album.” - 9/10 Metalholic.com
“...this may be their best album yet.” - 5/5 DeafSparrow.com
“Once again, now twelve albums deep, Anathema has delivered another gem.Distant Satellites is an album existing on the intersection of lovesickness and joy, where powerful feelings swell into catharsis and flow into soothing touches of beauty.” - 9/10 DeadRhetoric.com
“The record has many euphoric moments which only get better with each listen.” - 5/5 CrypticRock.com
“Distant Satellites is a fascinating listen from beginning to end.” - 8.5/10 TheFrontRowReport.com
"A remarkable album that confirms their flexibility and talent for making energetic, expressive, poignant music. Anathema are a special band, determined not to stagnate, and distant satellites is yet another divine release"
Prog Magazine (UK)
"Ebbing and flowing, brooding and building the album's structural dynamics are masterfully balanced, song-craft is tightened and the band's overflowing musical passion gets ever more compelling and infectious"
8/10 Metal Hammer (UK)
"There's more than enough in here to delight, from funereal synth and skittering electronica to the lush, sustain-heavy guitar workout of 'Anathema' and the wonderful, quietly propulsive thrum of 'Take Shelter'"
Rock Sound (UK)
"High emotions, great music simply epic!"
"A very harmonic and solid album which will a receive a warm welcome from the fans for sure!"
8/10 Rock Hard (magazine) (DE)
"Anathema have done it again!"
95/100 Aardschok Magazine (NL)