We're happy to announce the signing of HALCYON WAY from Atlanta, Georgia!
The band was founded in 2001 and released its successful debut
album "A Manifesto For Domination" in 2008 (via Nightmare
HALCYON WAY started working on the second album "Building The
Towers" in 2009, which was released in autumn 2010, once again receiving
fantastic reviews. "IndoctriNation", the band's third album, followed in late
In spring 2012, HALCYON WAY went on their largest tour yet, which
led them through 9 countries in Europe and the UK, along with Delain.
highlight in the band's live history is the 2-week US/Canada tour with U.D.O. in
April 2013, the 32-day US/Canada tour as direct support for Saxon and Fozzy as
well as support shows for Fates Warning in the US.
HALCYON WAY's sound
cannot be neatly slotted into any sub-category of metal; but it can be described
as heavy, catchy, technical, and above all, focused on mature
The band draws influences and inspiration from many metal
bands from Megadeth to Dream Theater, Testament or Chimaira.
of the songwriting is on catchy hooks, vocal harmonies à la King’s X or Stryper,
and on heavy, technical, but ultimately accessible
Although these are many disparate influences, the net
result is a brand of metal that is immediately familiar and comfortable to the
listener, yet strangely hard to define.
HALCYON WAY’s upcoming album
"Conquer" is set to be released later this year via Massacre
Braun - Vocals
Jon Bodan - Lead Guitars, Backing Vocals, Death
Ernie Topran - Lead Drums
Max Eve - Rhythm Guitar, Backing
Skyler Moore - Bass Guitar, Death Vocals