MindMaze is an exciting new female-fronted Traditional/Progressive Power Metal band hailing from Allentown, PA. Their full length debut album "Mask of Lies" (released independently on Feb. 17th, 2013) is ripe with top-notch playing, exemplary songwriting, and a great production. Over the course of its 58-minute duration, the band covers a broad spectrum, from Traditional/Power Metal anthems like "Never Look Back and "Mask of Lies", to sprawling and diverse epics ("Dark City", "Destiny Calls", "This Holy War"), to emotional balladry ("Remember"), all the way to Progressive-rock-tinged instrumental "Cosmic Overture".
For fans of: Iron Maiden, Queensryche, Dream Theater, Dio, Firewind, Savatage, Avantasia, Rush, Fates Warning, Gamma Ray, Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy, Evergrey, Symphony X, Tesla, Pagan's Mind, Nocturnal Rites, Tad Morose, and Triosphere.
01 Never Look Back (5:47)
02 Breaking the Chains (5:58)
03 This Holy War (6:24)
04 Cosmic Overture (3:47)
05 Fading Skies (5:55)
06 Mask of Lies (5:13)
07 Dark City (Dreaming This Life) (11:17)
08 Remember (5:31)
09 Destiny Calls (8:45)
Featuring Sinister Realm bassist John Gaffney on Tracks 3, 4, 5, 6, and 9
Featuring LORD/Dungeon guitarist Lord Tim on Track 9
Cover Artwork by Carl Andre Beckston (MONOWASP)
Produced by Jeff Teets and MindMaze
Recorded and Mixed by Brian J. Anthony