Dying Embers is the solo project of Jürgen Schurz from the band Unhallowed. Schurz plays guitars and sings, and he use Stefan Traunmüller as session bass player and Thomas Leitner as session drummers. The album Where Shadeless Dwell Frozen is the debut from Dying Embers. Where Shadeless Dwell Frozen was recorded, produced and thus made possible mainly by the support of producer Stefan Traunmüller in the Soundtempel Studio Freilassing (a.o. Wallachia). The title track Where Shadeless Dwell Frozen
Dying Embers was born out of the ambition to create music that contains influences from acts such as In Flames, Sentenced, Dark Tranquillity or even Metallica to a certain extent, which results in a sound structure that is dark, epic but still melodic. With catchy vocals and many melodies that have the potential to grab the listener with their bittersweet melancholy, Where Shadeless Dwell Frozen also presents a lyrical concept that reveals the struggle with inner demons and views on the darker aspects of the human being. The track Beyond The Crimson Hate,
The story of Dying Embersgoes back to 2005, when the basic idea for the song Darkside had taken shape. Due Schurz involvement in the band Unhallowed, it took until 2013, that he finally decided to raise a new project to be framed by a full-length album. The track Praise The Signs,
Then Dying Embers was born out of Schurz ambition to create a piece of music, that reflects all his influences, extracted to a framework of sound which is dark and epic. Combined with lyrics, that explore Schurz`s demons and views on the darker aspects of existence, song after song emerged between 2013 and 2017.