Thematic shares a new video and states Carry The Fire and it represents many parallels from our world projected onto the music and story of Skyrunner. Just as we shoulder the burden of our own lives, we have the burden of our society and politicians to reckon with. This was an original idea from guitarist Nate Buesching, and with guitarist/bassist Ryan Schmidt, it turned into one of the more hard-hitting radio-friendly songs on the album. It’s not without its own prog-metal twists and turns that Thematic prides itself on. Ultimately, Carry The Fire is an epic song with a powerful message that is poignantly timed to the events happening in our world».
Skyrunner is a concept album that tells of a hero’s quest to honor a promise. It is a tale of an epic journey through the fall from grace, the battle for redemption and the ultimate glory and tragedy of salvation. It is a story of honor and valor, of a tormented soul and his quest to restore the light of hope and love to a world and soul consumed by darkness. It is a story of a promise kept. The track Silence In Thought,
Thematic is a band of creative minds who collectively share this calling and the desire to share their passion with the world through their music and story. The album have been mixed and mastered by award-winning producer, Forrester Savell (Karnivool, Animals As Leaders, Twelve Foot Ninja, I Am Giant). The band commented on the new release: «We have spent the last two years working on this concept album and we can’t tell you how excited we are to finally release Skyrunner».