Sombria offers dark/doom melancholic metal from Greece / Norway / Mexico. Sombria metal project which has been formed by singer/songwriter Dimi De San who, for the purposes of this project comes under the name Valentina Devin and guitarist/composer Seven Raven. Ballett Of Sadness is Sombrias latest single taken from their the debut album Chirographon Dei which was released on November 27th 2020 by Inverse Records.
Ballet Of Sadness is a song that portrays the struggle, the pain, the beauty and divinity behind art. Being an artist is something that words can hardly describe. Giving your body and soul in exchange of mastering your precious gift, the only thing that gives you peace, serenity and purpose while at the same time breaks you down…
This piece is dedicated to all the people who in spite all the odds persevere, commit to the fullest and never cease till they achieve the best, not only on their field but as humans as well.
Dimi De San’s music path started on 2012 with the formation of the band Caelestia which had been leading up to 2019. Then she decided to stop and join forces with Raven Seven creating this dramatic, full of emotions project meant to mark the musician’s music path, Sombria. The track Voyage Into Lethe,
Both musicians have worked with big names of the metal industry like Toni Lindgren from Fascination Street Studios and Fredrik Nordström, Bjorn Speed Strid of Soilwork, drummer Markus Makka Freiwald of Sodom and collaborated with big artists and directors like Seth Siro Anthon (Septic Flesh, Paradise Lost, Moonspell etc), Gogo Melone (Aeonian Sorrow) and Matthias Kolleg (Kreator, Lacrimosa etc). The track Sarcophagus Of Roses
Their live appearances are numerous appearing with important bands like Katatonia, Arch Enemy, Insomnium, Draconian among others, including raven seven‘s very successful collaborations at big metal festivals. Both have been featured several times in various magazines, with full interviews and live performances while also appearing in numerous TV and web shows.
Valentina Devin (Dimi De San) – All Vocals and lyrics, Raven Seven – Guitars and all orchestrations.
Lucien Keir – guitar, Saber Thorn – bass and Winter Cain – drums are the extra members of the project.
Their live appearances are numerous appearing with important bands like Katatonia, Arch Enemy, Insomnium, Draconian,