Hailing from Moscow, Astral Display is a djent\progressive\math metal band that combines in brutal intensity, compound, complex and mixed time signatures, extreme vocals and a touch of melody with deep clean vocals.
The band try’s to convey to the listener thru their music and lyrics, their life philosophy; aimed at self-knowledge and self-cultivation rights.
Founded in early 2012 by lead guitarist Andrey Borovik. Looking for an outlet for his music writing and recording, Andrey set on finding a full outfit to help him layout his song writing and spread Astral Display to the masses.
In May 2012, “Astral display” had a complete lineup and started writing songs for their first album. In July they presented the single “Standing on a precipice” to their friends and followers on Facebook, gathering a lot of positive feedback, and a small but consistent following sharing the track online.
In January 2013 the band released their debut album «Prometheus», the launch proved to be successful for the young group with news of the album’s release spreading like wildfire on the internet in Metal Forums and Groups as well as on Facebook. Immediately grabbing the attention of Rogue Records America in the states, causing them to be signed for a 3 album worldwide distribution and publishing deal.
Because of the growing online popularity, the group has been invited to perform at Thallium Festival 2013 in Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Currently, Astral Display can be seen on the “Waves in Space tour” to Ukraine, Belarus and Russia and are wrapping up work on their first music video. The band will also start preparing new material for their next album.