Mattis Sørum impressed many with the PICTORIAL WAND debut double album A SLEEPER’S AWAKENING back in 2006, and has finally released a follow up. As with the first, and as with so many prog metal releases, FACE OF OUR FATHERS is a concept album of the highest order. The general concept that is followed throughout the album is best described with this paragraph I have borrowed from the PICTORIAL WAND website.
I reckon Bob went to the same school of hand-signalling as Uriah Heep’s Mick Box and if you asked him to say anything WITHOUT moving his hands he’d be totally flummoxed.
Starting this June, the mighty Armored Saint will head back out on the road, playing to fans across the world this summer!