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FFO – Dream Theater, Opeth, Epica, Rush, Anathema, Witchwood
Acolyte released their new album ‘Entropy’ last Friday to great applause, and have now announced a global streaming event at the intimate and iconic venue in Melbourne, ‘Chapel off Chapel’. Acolyte’s live performance guarantees a stunning, powerful and emotive musical experience that will bring their new songs to life in a live setting. If you haven’t listened to Acolyte’s new album yet you can do so here.
The interactive streaming event will premiere on
SUNDAY JUNE 6TH 2021 [But will be available for rewatch]
9pm AEST/ 7pm AWST / 12pm BST/ 1pm CEST / 9am EDT
Buy tickets HERE
This project is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria.
Explorative & Progressive Metal act Acolyte says this about the event –
“We are absolutely delighted to be able to showcase our live performance at Chapel off Chapel.The prestigious church setting dates back to 1853, known to have hosted many MTV Unplugged sessions as well as an abundance of arts, theatre, cabaret and musical events since its official opening as a venue in 1995. please join us to experience our album exactly as it is meant to be. We’ve put our all into this performance and we cannot wait to present it to the world. Tune in to experience us where we belong, on stage.”
Tickets on sale now and there is a tiered pricing structure so fans can choose what they wish to pay to discover and experience the fast rising prog metal act.
“We left no stone unturned when crafting this record which was 3.5 years in the making. Featuring authentic choir arrangements, extensive analogue synth labs, percussion labs, and a full hoard of Melbourne’s very best classical performers whose guest appearances all breathed life into a full body of work that we are all intensely passionate about and proud of.” – Acolyte
WHAT THE MEDIA SAY ABOUT ACOLYTE’S ALBUM ‘ENTROPY’
“Reminiscent of Riverside in scope & diversity, Entropy is a potent and impressive collection of beautifully crafted tunes.”
“I reckon if you dig Haken, Leprous, Dream Theater, you’ll find something to like here”
“Dare and you can do it. Acolyte does, and the result is astonishing”
– Rock Tribune
” Entropy is an all-encompassing event”
– Powerplay magazine
“Intelligent Prog Metal from down under… poignant, emotionally driven melodies that brings to mind modern Dream Theater”
– Fistful of Metal
“Reminds me of the incredible force whipped by Anathema at their finest….an album that comes from a cold and lonely place but results in the thrill of a powerful potent experience.”
– At The Barrier
‘Entropy’ is a confrontationally dark, raw, emotional, conceptual body of work, containing career defining performances from all members and is both crushingly cinematic and timeless in character.
WATCH MUSIC VIDEO FOR ENTROPY
Acolyte’s stunning second studio offering ‘Entropy’ has been brought to life by award-winning producers Prasheen Naran and Forrester Savell (Karnivool, Dead Letter Circus) at Melbourne’s Sing Sing Recording Studios. They also collaborated with Ben Rechter from fellow Australian Prog Metal band Circles for the single ‘Clarity’.
Morgan-Leigh Brown – Vocals
David Van Pelt – Keys and Synths
Jason Grondman – Bass
Chris Cameron – Drums
Brandon Valentine – Guitars