Embrace Yourselves for ‘Above Atlas’!
A young energetic Local International Band who not so long ago began soaring on the International Airwaves with their uniquely Original Magnetic Flavor of Alternative Rock.
Not only have ‘Above Atlas’ seasoned the global airwaves with their melodious eclectic sound, but released their Demo Track, ‘Rush’, on April 5, 2016, followed by their first official single, ‘Mother In Arms’ released on March 24, 2017.
Their Debut EP, ‘FADE’ to be released on December 1, 2017, is a date to be diarized highlighted in gold, as it will be a treasure of which one would need to grasp onto. Taking that into consideration, it is one of the milestone pillars set by ‘Above Atlas’ in achieving great near future success with humbleness.
Since ‘Above Atlas’, conception in 2015, consisting of band members : Ciaran Quinn – Piano, Acoustic Guitar and Lead Vocals, Brogan Herron – Lead Guitar and Backing Vocals, Luke Wolfe-Coote – Bass Guitar, Brandon Manicom – Drums and Backing Vocals, within the music scene, have embarked on many ventures such as been opening acts for Top SA Bands namely; Gangs of Ballet, Johnny Cradle, The Brother Moves On, Man as Machine, SOL GEMS, BOXER, Tidal Waves, to name a few.
Their committed dedication thrives with soulful love and passion for music, driven by the inspiration of Top International Bands such as, Coldplay, Muse, U2, Two Door Cinema Club, Mango Groove, The Gorillaz, The Kongos, Grassy Spark, and Radiohead.
Through ‘Above Atlas’ various tracks, a rich vocally textured consistency of emotional empowerment, embraced with harmonizing backing vocals, tastefully entices the frequency spectrum bringing about a comforting yet priceless emotional high.
Adoration and excitement complimented with various piano/key chord progressions, supported with solid bass lines, guided by tight rhythmic drums, leads you into the world of ‘Above Atlas’.
Though as you journey along, missions of sheer pure enjoyment are accomplished by the eclectic sound of the lead guitar accompanied by the naturals of the acoustic guitar, presenting an array of faultless composition of harmonious melodic musical notes.
Due to their dedication, professionalism and most important of all, their greatly gifted talent, has furthered and created the opportunity to showcase their unique material – playing at venues namely, JHB and PTA Hard Rock Cafés, Railways Café in Pretoria, The Bannister Hotel in Braamfontein, Rumours Rock City, The Fabulous Bohemian, The Goodluck Bar, Amuse Café, The Zoo Lake Bowls Club, Sundowners in Alberton, and many others.
Regarding Airwaves, their music has also been air played on Local International Radio Stations!
If you haven’t checked out ‘Above Atlas’ showcasing their outstanding material – they will be playing at Rocking The Daisies Music Festival on Saturday October 7, 2017 – It’s a definite and do not MISS OUT!
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Written by: Dorranstar Dorran