Been a while since we've updated here but rest assured we are busy working on several things - we will have some big announcements and news coming very soon! Keep up with the latest on our facebook page:
Finally, Ascension played at this year's Sophie Festival in Manchester on Saturday to raise money for the Sophie Foundation charity. It was a great event and was great fun! See you guys there next year! :)
NEW ASCENSION SONG RELEASED ON YOUTUBE!
Monday 2nd July 2012
Well, it's still taking longer than we had hoped, but the EU and US release of Far Beyond the Stars IS making progress - we hope to have something more official to post very soon.
But , in the meantime we thought we would reward all your patience by releasing a new song from the album onto YouTube! 'Heavenly' has been a favourite track amoungst reviews and so now you can hear what all the fuss was about!
Ladies and gentlemen, we are proud to present .... HEAVENLY!
FAR BEYOND THE STARS T-SHIRTS and REVIEWS
Friday 6th April 2012
Happy Easter Ascension fans! We have just got in stock our brand new T-Shirts featuring the 'Far Beyond the Stars' artwork! Check them out on our BigCartel Store!
Also, we have some more reviews to check out, the latest from Black Wind Metal:
ASCENSION SIGNS TO SPIRITUAL BEAST RECORDS FOR DEBUT ALBUM!
Thursday 9th February 2012
"Fresh, contemporary power metal band Ascension are very excited to tell you that we have joined forces with the mighty Japanese metal label Spiritual Beast to unleash our debut album upon the world!"
ASCENSION are very pleased to announce that our debut album Far Beyond the Stars will be released worldwide through Japanese label Spiritual Beast and distributed through Universal Music.
The album will be released in Japan on March 21st and will feature an exclusive Japanese bonus track. Worldwide and European release dates to follow soon!
"Far Beyond the Stars" was recorded with Grammy nominated Andy La Rocque at Sonic Train Studios in Varberg, Sweden .
The album tracklist is as follows:
1. Somewhere Back in Time
3. Reflected Life
6. Orb of the Moons
7. The Silver Tide
8. TheTime Machine
9. Far Beyond The Stars
10. The Avatar (Ascension)
11. Time for War (Japanese Bonus)
The CD will also feature our first music video for the song 'Somewhere Back in Time'