Grenoble is located at the foot of the Alps, and hosted the 1968 Olympics. Now the city is host for the very talented and good band Avaland and they welcome fans to their symphonic and operatic metal world when they release their debut album Theater Of Sorcer on April 2, 2021, via Rockshots Records. The track Rise From The Ashes,
The mastermind Adrien G. Gzagg states «I was inspired a lot by the 80’s AOR rock for this song. The chorus is one that continuously loops the most in my mind. As part of the album’s storyline, the song introduces Adam’s Beloved, Solveig performed by Heli Andrea, and Adam’s Best Friend Jacob voiced by Jeff Kanji».
The album have guests from Primal Fear, Savatage,TSO, Rising Steel, Nightmare, Myrath, Mobius and more! The title track Rise Of Sorcery,
Avaland is inspired by heroic fantasy, history, mythologies, and esoteric, Gzagg decided to create an epic story album with 8 characters. Entitled Theater Of Sorcery, the debut will be a theatrical metal adventure that tells the story of a young sorcerer Adam Wilstorm who could be the salvation of bringing back the light to the kingdom of Avaland and during his journey, he must learn to control his powers linked to the Storm. The track Let The Wind Blow,
For Avaland , Gzagg reunited with four musician friends Camille Souffron (Bass), Christophe Feutrier (Guitars), Lucas Martinez (Guitars), and Léo Mouchonay (Drums) that he has performed with in the past to help him to record the metal opera’s debut full-length.