Λιθουανικό και τρικαλινό χέβι συγκροτήματα στην Κεντρική Πλατεία
AWAKENING SUN: Groovy, Progressive, Melodic Death Metal/Metalcore/Hardcore band from LITHUANIA.
The stage will be shared with our our best band WARFARE!
AWAKENING SUN was set up by a guitarist, a lyricist, the main composer, the frontman and band producer Ernestas in spring 2011. Different musicians had replaced each other, until the final cast was formed: Ernestas Skripkiūnas (vocals/ lead guitar), Nick Hartland (drums), Arnas Smičius (rhythm guitar), Povilas Laurinaitis (bass guitar).
In Autumn 2011 the band recorded their first album “SOLD OUT” which was released on December 16th, 2011. Their album has been distributed worldwide on iTunes and Amazon. The album has been played on many different radio shows in different countries: the USA, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Mexico, France, the United Kingdom, Finland, Italy, Germany, Lithuania, Russia etc. The album was reviewed on different websites, such as: ,,Metal Archives”, ,,Metal Wani”, ,,The metal Advisor”, ,,Aristocrazia webzine” Heavymusic” and many others. Also the album was reviewed on ,,Youtube” by reviewers from: the USA, Canada and Denmark.
On the 12th of March 2012 the band released their first music video and it was taken to the Blank TV, FPE TV, UVTV and many others.
After releasing the debut album, the band started touring in Lithuania and on September (2012) had a tour in Poland.
On the 5th of September 2012 the band released new song ,,In The Clouds Of Dust” from upcoming album!
On the 2nd of March ( 2013) the band won ,,Best Lithuanian Metal Band 2012″ – T.Ė.T.Ė Awards 2013!