IMPERIAL AGE - TURN THE SUN OFF! (2012)
TURN THE SUN OFF is the first studio album by Imperial Age. It features bombastic orchestrations, a live academic choir and more than 1 hour of fantastic, majestic and lofty Symphonic Metal of the best quality out there! It took 3 years and more than 100 people to record and produce this piece of finest artwork. Guest musicians include Oleg Mishin of CATHARSIS and Vladimir Reshetnikov of ARKONA.
The CD contains a 24-page booklet with separate illustrations for every song made by world-renown artist Jan Yrlund of Darkgrove Design.
- "IT EVEN BEATS NIGHTWISH AND AVANTASIA IN TERMS OF EPICNESS" (c) Fireworks (UK)
- "The appearance of IMPERIAL AGE on the Russian metal scene can be compared with the birth of a new star on the horizon - so unexpectedly and brightly has this project started to shine amongst all the local bands." (c) DarkCity, top Russian glossy metal magazine
- "Aor has proven to be one of the most creative composers of XXI century Russia." (c) Metalzone.biz (Spain)
- "A bomb, but it couldn't be otherwise." (c) Sergei Lazar, ARKONA
- "A great album that Symphonic metal fans are going to enjoy." (c) Planetmosh.com (UK)
- "62 min of a DREAM." Oriffs Shop (France)
- "If you are enthusiastic about symphonic metal, "Turn The Sun Off" of the Russian Imperial Age will fascinate you." (c) Tarrazu (Spain)
1 - Turn the Sun Off!
2 - Wings of Your Heart
3 - Anthem of Valour
4 - Hallow the Morning Sun
5 - Death Guard
6 - In the Center of the Earth
7 - Time of Virginity
8 - Battle Heart
9 - Northern Lights
10 - The Castaways
11 - Funeral March
12 - Keepers of Death
13 - Burn Thou, Funeral Fire!