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GUILD OF AGES premiere 'Deep In Heaven' lyric video

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Guild of Ages roots extend all the way back to 1989. The band was named Caught in the Act and they played every battle of the bands, benefit show or backyard party they could. The band quickly rose among the ranks of the most popular bands on the Denver rock scene. After winning a number of Battle of the Bands competitions, Caught in the Act started gaining attention from agents, management companies and A&R.

The early 1990's brought about a significant change in the music scene away from Hard Rock, Metal and Melodic Rock. Bands like Nirvana and Pearl Jam became popular. Caught in the Act seemed to press on, despite the unpopularity of their music and it paid off. The band was noticed by former Axe / Blackfoot vocalist and guitarist Bobby Barth. Barth lived in Los Angeles and brought the band out for a recording session in the summer of 1992. The trip changed the landscape for the band significantly. After a drummer replacement, Caught in the Act sent a number of demo recordings to various record labels in Europe, Japan and the US.

The melodic rock scene was still very much alive in Europe and Japan. The Scandinavian record label Empire Records offered the band a recording and distribution deal in 1993 and Caught in the Act began recording 'Act 1:Relapse of Reason'. Relapse of Reason was well received in both Europe and Japan. The boys began recording their follow up almost immediately after the release of their first effort, despite turmoil. Two member changes happened after the release of Relapse of Reason, but core members Antz Trujillo (guitar) and Danny Martinez (vocals) remained. Bassist Jim Lostetter and drummer Steve Stuntz joined in 1994, The band recorded and released Heat of Emotion and was subsequently signed to MTM Music in Europe and Toshiba EMI in Japan.


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The Heat of Emotion Cd received critical acclaim and served as a fantastic follow-up to their first release. The band was in demand and secured their first European tour as an opening act on the Pink Cream 69 - 1997 summer tour. Caught in the Act was sued shortly thereafter by a Scandinavian "Boy Band" with the same name. Despite using the acronym CITA, the band was issued a cease and desist order and forced to change the name after nearly a decade. Guild of Ages was reborn in 1998, toured Europe that year with Axe, released 3 more studio CD's (One, Vox Dominatas, Citadel) and one Live CD (Live Over Germany). The band parted ways in 2002...

In August of 2014,  GOA was asked to reunite and play a festival show in Nottingham, England. Firefest: The Final Fling! The band agreed to play the show. The band had a number of 'warm up' shows lined up to help get back into the groove known as Guild of Ages. It was evident that the band still had chemistry and sounded as if they had never split. During these warm up gigs, they decided to reunite Guild of Ages not only for Firefest, but for years to come. The band travelled to England knowing that they planned on putting the band back together, but they had no idea the fan base was so strong. Even after all those years. The band finished recording 12 new tracks in December 2017. A chance inquiry from Khalil Turk of Escape Music Ltd, happened in early January 2018. Escape Music was very interested to secured a deal to release the long-awaited new Guild of Ages album RISE ...

 

Escape Music, Fireworks Magazine and Rocktopia are very proud to present the official video for 'Deep In Heaven'!



GUILD OF AGES - 'DEEP IN HEAVEN' (Official Lyric Video)

(Cannot see the video? Click HERE to watch it on YouTube)

All previous catalogue from CITA and Guild of Ages will be re-mastered and repackaged and will be available on Escape Music in the near future!

GUILD OF AGES – RISE

Release Date: 29th June 2018

Catalogue Number: ESM321
Barcode: 503128100321 8

Track list:

1. Intro 2:27
2. Deep In Heaven 7:13
3. Around The Sun 4:30
4. Addicted 3:55
5. Every Road Leads Me Home 5:06
6. All Fall Down 4:47
7. Awaken 4:08
8. Love Rules All 4:13
9. I'll Keep Burnin' 4:10
10. Rise Another Day 3:37
11. Hearts Collide 4:46
12. Outro 0:54

Band is:
Anthony 'Antz' Trujillo - Guitars, keyboards, vocals
Danny Martinez Jr - Lead Vocals, guitars
James Lostetter - Bass
Steve Stuntz - Drums, vocals
Additional Piano: JC Cernan on "All Fall Down"

Produced by Guild of Ages
Mixed by: Steve Stuntz and Anthony 'Antz' Trujillo
Mastered by: JK Northrup
Music by Guild of Ages
Lyrics by Antz Trujillo & Danny Martinez Jr
Cover art by Eric Philippe
Photography by Dwight 'Bubba' Berry

Lyric video by: Bernhard Kellerer of Transistor Pictures / Rocktopia Ltd.


To purchase the album, please visit the Escape Music Store at:

https://www.the-music-shop.net

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Visit Escape Music at:

http://www.escape-music.com

 

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KI2000 said:

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Brilliant song & video!!
 
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