Words and Pictures: Robert Cavuoto Sons of Apollo performed a high octane show at the PlayStation Theater in New York City on Friday, May 18th to support their latest progressive metal masterpiece, Psychotic Symphony. They are a powerhouse group of all-star musicians featuring Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on guitar, Mike Portnoy on drums, Derek […]
to me, it’s about musicians who are passionate about their instrument and making something exciting which blossoms when they play live. It’s not an intellectual message, it more emotional and powerful.
The band’s self-titled debut album was released in Japan on May 5 through Victor subsidiary WHD Entertainment, with a worldwide release following on July 23 through Loud & Proud Records.
While the fire was still burning hot the band decided to get some recording gear together, head to Japan and host an intimate acoustic-based gig, to be recorded and released as an unplugged album of sorts.