Washington, DC sci-fi proggers / post rock Day Of Departure and their debut self-titled debut. Day Of Departure is the brainchild of guitarist Matt Kozar. The track And We Prepare For Our End,
Day Of Departure are releasing a debut album this year. An intriguing blend of ambient, prog and post-rock, the band combines that with a well-woven story that tells of the destruction of our planet, and then the need to evolve and find a new path forward for survival. The track Pierce Of the Sky,
The album is intended to take the listener on a journey from utter destruction and despair to a place where there is a new consciousness and reality that will break this unending cycle. The music is intended to provide a wide range of dynamics and atmospheres to elicit an understanding and a vibe for where the listener is within the narrative. The music aims to juxtapose intense sonic blasting with lush and delicate atmospheres.
Coined post-rock-apocalypse with vocals Day Of Departure is recommended for fans of Lacuna Coil, Cult Of Luna and Hammock.