Sunday, October 29 2017

Five of the Eyes, In the Presence of Wolves, Standby

Presented by: The Space

Doors: 6:00 PM
Tickets: $12.00 / $10.00 ADV
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Five of the Eyes, In the Presence of Wolves, Standby

Join Five of the Eyes in celebration of their forthcoming full-length album The Venus Transit!

A progressive rock band from Portland, Maine.  The term “progressive rock” is used with reluctance in their case, though, as most of their music seems to defy genre.  Imagine that the love child of Jeff Buckley, The Mars Volta and Incubus started making music. Then, somewhere along the way, it had an affair with Queens of the Stone Age.  The offspring of that relationship then started making its own music, and it was under the name Five of the Eyes.

In early 2016 FOTE began recording their debut LP, The Venus Transit. Produced and engineered by Jonathan Wyman at The Halo, the new album musically picks-up where the band left off with their self-produced sophomore EP Hierophantasm. However, with Wyman acting as both producer and engineer, the songs off The Venus Transit soar to stunning new heights, previously unachievable in the confines of the bands home studio. The flawless fidelity matched by equally impressive performances by all five members, makes for a listening experience unlike anything that the band has produced to date.

Mastered by grammy award winning engineer Adam Ayan at Gateway Mastering Studios, the album is an impressive sonic journey that will appeal to music lovers of all types. To try and pigeon hole the band into one genre would be to do them a massive disservice, because while they tend to toe the prog-rock line, Five of the Eyes have dedicated themselves to creating a sound and aesthetic that is uniquely their own. Now with a stellar new album under their belt, a fall tour on the books, and a hunger to be heard, these five small-town boys are ready to take on the world one face-melting show at a time.

“Coming at you with explosive beauty, the lead song, Atmosphere, transports you to an ethereal plane of existence. Having accomplished that elusive task that has baffled failed songwriters for generations, the album then far exceeds the standard set by the first track.”
— MOSHPIT NATION

The official release of The Venus Transit online and at your local record store is 9/29/2017.  The first single off the album is now available, add “Mirrors” on Spotify!

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In The Presence Of Wolves

In The Presence Of Wolves is a progressive rock/metal band from the South Jersey/Philly area. Established in 2009 and fully realized in 2012, the 4-piece quickly became a staple in the local prog scene and has toured up and down the East Coast from Maine to North Carolina. Musically, the band combines the composition of classic prog rock with the intensity of modern metal and the finesse of jazz, resulting in a sound that is both music fans of many genres and unique among the progressive scene.

Fresh off the release of their sophomore album, “Of Two Minds, Stages 1-2: The Ape and The Cage,” the first piece of a three part concept covering the 5 stages of grief, ITPOW delves deeper into their songwriting style of intricate riffs, spastic time signatures, and catchy hooks that continue to prove they’re a force to be reckoned with in the progressive community.