|Format: CD / Cat No: PPRCD021 / Released: 28/02/2014
Track Listing: 1. Mirage – A Portrayal Of Figures Pt.1 / 2. Aim L45 / 3. Burning Sky / 4. Journey To The Afterlife / 5. Alcatraz / 6. Memento Mori / 7. Pictures / 8. In Appearance - A Portrayal Of Figures – Pt. 2
More information: In addition to the core team of Flaming Row (Kiri Geile, Martin Schnella, Marek Arnold and Niklas Kahl), countless guest musicians and singers can be heard on the album. Amongst them are musicians from well-known progressive rock / metal bands like Pain Of Salvation, Spock's Beard, Haken, Enchant, Ayreon, Neal Morse Band, Shadow Gallery, or even German bands like Laith Al Deen and Fury in the Slaughterhouse.
"Mirage" continues the concept of combining varied songs and different musical styles with catchy melodies in an impressive way. In addition to heavy sounds, ballad-like moments and intricate instrumental passages, there are many mood changes and surprises, in which the story is acoustically narrated. A total of ten singers take on the roles of the protagonists, from first-person perspective to different narrator roles. The album is released as a limited edition 2 CD digipack and as a standard digipack edition.