Aberration:”Pt”

Aberration:”Pt”

(CD version – bilingual mix)

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Aberration:”Ag”

Aberration:”Ag”

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Aberration:”Ag”

Aberration:”Au”

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Akashic

Akashic

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Astrolabe In Your Heart

Astrolabe In Your Heart

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Aurora

Aurora

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Biography (English)

From L to R : Hal(Key), Ommy(Gt), Michal(Vo), Shibuki(Ds)

 

 

<Biography in Japanese is here>

 

ANCIENT MYTH is a symphonic metal band based in Tokyo, Japan. Their style features orchestral keyboards and catchy, melodic vocals laid over a metallic core of rhythm section and string instruments, with a distinctive flavor melding classical with pop and gloom with upbeat emotional overtones.

Mittu (Drums) and others formed the group in 2002, with their first album “Antibes” released on
Black-listed Records in 2005.

 

Several new members joined in January 2008:
Michal (Vocal), formerly of Mandylion and codename:Wingless, Yuri (Guitar) and Naoki (Bass). ANCIENT
MYTH’ s first maxi-single “Aurora” came out on the same label in September 2009.

 

In October 2010, they released their second album, “Astrolabe in Your Heart” .
Around this time Shacho (Keyboards) and founding member Mittu (Drums) departed the group, but the
remaining members continued pursuing musical activities.
Juhki (Drums) joined in July 2011 and Puzzy (Keyboards) in October 2011, with the third album “Akashic”released on February 24, 2012.
ANCIENT MYTH commemorated the album’ s release with a special concert a week beforehand, on
February 18 (where the live CD “Awake to the Next Myth” was sold), and the entire show sold out in
advance.

 

October 2013, during steadily ways, Izo (Guitar) joined in the band.
The two versions of new song “Aerial Memories: false” and “Aerial Memories: true” released at March
2014 as music video on the YouTube.

 

On June 24 2016, their latest album “Aberration” was released in three different versions from Germany
label FASTBALL-MUSIC.
1. Aberration: “Au” is digital edition sung by Japanese Lyrics.
2. Aberration: “Ag” is digital edition sung by English Lyrics.
3. Aberration: “Pt” is Physical edition(CD) chosen from 2 above.
This means the an formal debut album in Europe, and also world debut album at digital distribution.
Musically speaking the new album offers numerous varieties of the genre and skillfully combines classic
elements with heavy metal rhythms, playful keyboard and guitar solos as well as a refreshing touch of
Japanese tradition which is also reflected in the band’s visual presentation and the artwork design.
After this release, Hal (Keyboard) joined. He had credited in this album as co-producer and Keyboardist by a real name “Yasuharu Ikeda”.

 

YoSuKe (Bass) joined the band as permanent member with mind of reconstruction of leader Michal.
The band performed at Metal Female Voices Fest XIII in Wieze / Belgium, October 2016.
After that MVFV, which was first performed in overseas, the band had several shows in several country.
January 2017 – MIDI Festival, Shenzhen / China
March 2017 – Europe tour with TEMPERANCE (Italy) and OVERTURES (Italy) – Belgium, Netherlands,
Germany, France, Switzerland, Italy
June 2017 – No Mercy Fest, Seoul / South Korea

 

After these several shows, PePe(Dr),YoSuKe(Ba) left the band and the band became in the silence for a moment.
Ommy(Gt) and Shibuki(Dr), who joined last Japan tour in 2017 as support member, joined in the band as a regular member.

 

Current line-up is:
Michal(vo), Ommy(Gt), Hal(Key), Shibuki(Ds).