Like a game of classic Street Fighter, as the song title should have you envisioning, Calgary’s Illyrian totally kick ass! The Calgary, Canada-based band were, once upon a time, known as Hellborn Death Engines, but since then have evolved their name, sound and playing to all-new bonus round heights! And, in order to back up our above-mentioned statements, we’ll let the music do the talking…. Grab a free download of the song and title track to Illyrian’s forthcoming album, Round 2: Fight!.
Round 2: Fight!, Illyrian’s sophomore offering, is set for release on October 7, 2016 (pre-order your copy here)and, according to the band, “Gone are the constraints of conventional metal sub-genre formula, replaced with a melting pot of technical thrash riffs, blistering solos, prog-influenced rhythms and the bands signature tri-vocal attack.”