The Italian Symphonic power-metal band Hypersonic has released the new single ‘Path Of Salvation’ via Revalve Records. In this song the new singer Eleonora Russo can be heard for the first time. Hypersonic will play on Friday 8 November at the Brainstorm Festival in Apeldoorn, together with artists such as Sirenia, Cellar Darling, Darkwater, In Mourning and Kalidia.
The lyric video for ‘Path of Salvation’ can be seen below.
Says the band:
Hello everyone, we are very thrilled to present you the brand new single “Path Of Salvation”, the first song with our new incredible singer Eleonora. The song will be included in the next Hypersonic’s album, work in progress at the moment. Enjoy. “The song is about the achievement of salvation, freedom, human independence, through a path shown by a father to his own son full of dangers and threats. Through the father’s teachings and protection, thats feed his seed by your soul, the son can reach the distant salvation’s island along a right way”.
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Video for ‘Path of Salvation ‘
Hypersonic was born in 2006 by the idea of Salvo Grasso and Emanuele Gangemi. The line-up established with Maria Rita Randazzo on vocals, Francesco Testai on keyboards and Giuseppe Carciotto on bass. When Maria Rita and Giuseppe left, the band welcomed Vera Romeo and Francesco Caruso. In 2007 Hypersonic released his first demo (Demo 2007 with the first tracks composed by the drummer Salvo Grasso and the guitarist Emanuele Gangemi.A new singer, Alessia Rapisarda joined the band in 2008 and her beautiful and powerful voice was welcomed with enthusiasm.At the beginning of 2008 the band released their first EP entitled Inspiration Is Transpiration; it was acclaimed with positive feedback from magazines and various radio promotions.In the following months Francesco Testai left the band for personal reasons so Dario Caruso, Francesco‘s brother, became the new keyboarder: the line-up was finally accomplished.During these years the band took part in numerous live shows and Rock and Metal festivals.In March 2009 Hypersonic entered at Tower Hill Studio (Belpasso / Catania-Italy) to record their first album Fallen Melodies, mixed by Luigi Scuderi and Salvo Grasso and mastered by Riccardo Samperi at TRP MUSIC STUDIO (Tremestieri Etneo / Catania-Italy).In December 2010 Hypersonic released the new single Rebirth online from the album. In January 2011, the band signed a record deal with Underground Symphony to release the debut album “Fallen Melodies,” scheduled for January 31th.Fallen Melodies had a great success in the following months, receiving great reviews and interviews from Heavy Metal zine and webzines worldwide. Hypersonic played in different European and Italian festivals like Elements Of Rock (Switzerland), Feme metal Fest and We Rock Fest (Italy).
In January 2016 the band signed a record deal with Revalve Records for the releasing of the new album entitled “Existentia.”The album is a concept based on the existence of man and the spiritual affairs afterlife and has been released in May 2016. In the album there are some special guests like: Michele Luppi (Secret Sphere, ex-Vision Divine, Killing Touch, Los Angeles), Tommy ReinXeed Johansson (ReinXeed, Golden Resurrection, Sabaton), Jo Lombardo (Metatrone, Ancestral), Roberta Pappalardo (Black Roses), and more. Mix and Mastering are edited by Riccardo Samperi at TRP MUSIC STUDIO (Tremestieri Etneo / Catania-Italy).
in September 2016 Great Achievement for Hypersonic!!!
#38° in Itunes Netherlands Rock Chart
#78° in Itunes Switzerland Rock Chart
Our review of “Existentia” can be found here.
Eleonora Russo Vocals
Salvo Grasso Drums & Male Vocals
Emanuele Gangemi All Guitars
Francesco Caruso Bass
Dario Caruso Piano and Keyboards
8 Nov. Brainstorm Festival, Apeldoorn, the Netherlands