I’ve said it many times, but there are so many great and exciting bands that aren’t necessarily that big and famous. Saturn Return is one example of a very interesting band.
Saturn Return is the brain child of Michael Zucker (This Place Is Haunted) and Timothy Bielec (Rare). They have been making albums since 2014. Equinox is the third studio album for the band and features performances by Dave Sandoval (Kenaima, After Nations), Pavlo Krokidis (Giardia, Chaff) as well as Emily Shreve. The album was recorded in March of 2015 in Boulder Colorado and signals a return to form for the band off of the heels of their second album Electronica Mystica. The new album spent nearly five years in post production before finally becoming available to the public, The track Au,
The band states, «Saturn Return has just announced the release of our long awaiting third studio album, Equinox. Fans of Yes and The Mars Volta will feel right at home with this album consisting of 3 tracks, and much in the tradition of Close To The Edge/Relayer with an opening 16 min epic, followed by a single and closing with a multi movement piece. There’s lots of progressive rock elements from the great prog bands of the past, but with a modern flare more akin to The Mars Volta. We truly feel that this album is a real treat for prog fans! In the making of the album,