Season Of Mist
has announced the signing of Australian progressive extreme metallers NE OBLIVISCARIS
. The band stands on its own by infusing its metal with western art music, jazz, and flamenco. With adventurous, progressive and nuanced compositions often exceeding ten minutes in length, NE OBLIVISCARIS
adds profound depth to a musical proficiency which reaches the highest levels.
Said NE OBLIVISCARIS
in a statement: "For us as a band, signing to Season Of Mist
, one of the best independent metal labels in the world, a label which roster includes some of our all time favorite bands and influences, is quite surreal.
"We worked for many years to get our debut album, 'Portal Of I'
, out there for the world to hear and for its reception to have been so overwhelmingly positive, and for a label like this to not only love our music, but believe we can go places in the worldwide metal scene is incredible. It is one of those things that just gives us even more motivation to keep composing and performing and trying to take Ne Obliviscaris as far as we can to as many people across the world as possible.
"We're currently in the middle of writing our next album with plans to record late 2013 and we can't wait to get it out there to the world and take that next step in partnership with Season Of Mist
has toured Australia alongside SOILWORK
and more. The band has also played several revered festivals like ProgPower
and Sonic Forge
With its first demo, "The Aurora Veil"
, in 2007, NE OBLIVISCARIS
garnered significant word-of-mouth within the metal underground. Last year, their independently released debut album, "Portal Of I"
, showcased their unique array of influences and dynamic songwriting, and sent shockwaves through the metal underground once again.