‘Tales Of A Pathfinder’ is the second full length album of the Italian Epic-Pagan Metal band Atlas Pain. After the stunning acceptance from both critics and fans of the previous ‘What The Oak Left’, the band is now ready to push you into a wonderful unique experience.
As the result of efforts lasted two years, the concept around ‘Tales Of A Pathfinder’ finds its foundation on an epic steampunk fairy tale, as the listener will be driven into a journey at the end of the world, making him discover unknown lands and hidden cultures.
1899, London. Laughs and noises from a freak show make space for the great announcement, aiming to start the most difficult expedition that the man have ever experienced.
Each song, starting from ‘The Coldest Year’, the glorious announcement, is a specific stop that leads us to discover ancient tales and different cultures, making us appreciate all the different people around the planet.
The journey finds its end with the disclosure of a brand new world, full of rising hopes, in a reality oppressed by machines and steam for a long time.
‘Tales Of A Pathfinder’ has been recorded, mixed and mastered by Fabrizio Romani, with additional recordings by Davide Tavecchia. Cover artwork and booklet design have been handled by Jan Yrlund (Korpiklaani, Manowar, Apocalyptica). Tracklist is as follows:
- The Coldest Year
- The Moving Empire
- Hagakure’s Way
- The Great Run
- Kia Kaha
- Baba Jaga
- The First Sight Of A Blind Man
The album will be released on April 19, 2019