|Following the success of their debut album in 2016, the band release ‘CIVILISATION’
Format: CD / Cat No: GEPCD1068 / Released: 27/07/2018
Track Listing: Goliath's Moon / Cries For The Lonely / Crossroads / Innocence & Fortune
More information: Following the success of their debut album in 2016, the band release ‘CIVILISATION’.
Sean Timms: "It's always exciting to release a new album and this one is particularly special as it marks the first time a band member (apart from myself) has written one of the songs. Album opener 'Goliath's Moon' has been written by our guitarist Cam Blokland and it's a smash! There's also a re-worked, extended version of a song I wrote with Mark Trueack for the abandoned Unitopia album titled 'Crossroads', a piece I worked on with Steve Unruh from Samurai Of Prog called 'Innocence & Fortune' and another 'epic' called 'Cries For the Lonely' which drummer Brody Green had a huge hand in creating, as did all of the guys. This is truly a band effort and we can't wait for you all to hear it!"
Based in Australia, Southern Empire were formed by Sean Timms following the dissolution of his previous band Unitopia. Influenced by the likes of Dream Theater, IQ, Transatlantic, Karnivool and Steven Wilson, Southern Empire bring a harder, more edgy sound to their music whilst displaying a knack for catchy songs and great melodic hooks.
Southern Empire are: Sean Timms - Keyboards/Vocals/Saxophone / Danny Lopresto - Lead Vocals/Guitar / Cam Blokland - Guitar/Vocals / Brody Green - Drums/Vocals / Jez Martin - Bass/Vocals