I folowed a link telling that it was a decent follow-up to Seventh Son... (Iron Maiden) or the Keepers (Helloween). That is right. No filler. Good from start to finish.
Favorite track: Beyond.
SuddenFlames is a true heavy metal/power metal band from Quebec City, Canada, with the classic line-up of 5 members. This is their highly anticipated 2nd release since their debut album ‘Death Might be Late’ (2013).
The melodies and musical structures are typically European, but with a strong American thrash sound.
“Nine power metal anthems of speedy guitars and top notch vocal melodies!”
“This is a killer album, with amazing sound production and outstanding performances by each individual band member!”
- For All Fans of European true power metal, who are all ‘Under the Sign of the Alliance’ !
- RIYL: Helloween, Gamma Ray, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, etc.
- Check out the videos for ‘Gabriel’s Quest’ and ‘Pilgrims of Steel' on the Maple Metal Records YouTube Channel !
In recent years, SuddenFlames have shared the stage with such acts as Dragonforce, Stratovarius, Kamelot, Primal Fear, & Raven, and supported Paul Di'Anno (ex-Iron Maiden) on a 7 City Canadian Tour in 2007.
Jean-Robert Letarte: Vocals (2001-present)
Sébastien Latulippe - Guitars (2004-present)
Daves Couture - Guitars (2011-present)
Pascal Lacombe - Bass (2001-2008 and 2010-present)
Nicolas Blanchet - Drums (2011-present)
released June 20, 2014
Produced by Patrice Dalpé and SuddenFlames at SF Studio in Quebec City, CA.
Mastered by Pierre Rémillard (Anvil, Kataklysm, Voivod), and at Trillium Sound, Montreal, CA.