After changing lineups since forming in 2009 and through years of composing, training & mastering new styles of playing material, Whorion have come together to spawn what it is today..metal that will crack bones, while displaying powerful symphonic elements to create a feeling that the listener is sucked into the dark matter of space, slowly waiting for the world’s end…
This band of symphonic technical death metal come from Helsinki. It was founded on January 1st 2009. Composed of 5 members :
Ari Nieminen - Vocals
Ep MKN - Vocals/Guitars
Dorian Logue - Bass/Backing vocals
Heikki Saari - Drums
Antti Lauri - Guitars ( 2015 - )
And 3 session members:
Vili Itäpelto - Synth/Orchestral
Jussi Kirves - Synth/Orchestral (Fall of Atlas EP)
Ukri Suvilehto - Session drums (Fall of Atlas EP)
They released the new EP who's called " The Reign of the 7th Sector " in Finland on April 24th 2015 and elsewhere on April 27th 2015. It was mixed & mastered with Anssi
Kippo from Astia Studio (Ensiferum, Norther, Children of Bodom etc....).
The new EP contains 6 songs with a guitar who is impressive, a singer grunt / growl who is powerful, a very good drums and 2 very goods orchestral songs. In this EP, there are more vocals with more power, big orchestral arrangements, a lot of good guitar riffs and so many new things.
You can also hear the EP " The Fall of Atlas '' which was released in January of 2014.
Official Website : http://www.whorion.com
(Review by Marianne Agrat)