Boston, Massachusetts-based up-and-coming "shred" guitarist Todd Seitz has issued the following update on the debut album from his STYGIA project, entitled "Divine Allegiance":
"At the moment, Mike [Vescera; ex-LOUDNESS, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN] is working on getting the vocals recorded. Everything is coming along great. We should be ready for the mix in March or April. The album will be mixed by Jon Altschuler at Kampo Studios in New York City.
"I'll soon reveal the 'Divine Allegiance' album artwork by Kamil Pietruczynik. Kamil is an up-and-coming artist from Poland. If you like the works of Frank Frazetta or Todd McFarlane, this might give you an idea of his illustration style."
"Divine Allegiance" track listing:
02. The Hunter
03. Journey Through The Sea
04. Spirit Bomb
06. Oblivion Overcome
07. Egg of the King
08. A Circle Undone
09. Divine Allegiance
Recording lineup for the debut STYGIA album:
Todd Seitz (STYGIA) - Guitar
Michael Vescera (ex-LOUDNESS, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) - Vocals
John Macaluso (ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ex-ARK, ex-TNT) - Drums
Michael LePond (SYMPHONY X) - Bass
Hank Shermann (MERCYFUL FATE, FORCE OF EVIL, DEMONICA) - Guest Guitar Solo
The band intends to do some live performances after the LP release.
For more information, visit www.myspace.com/stygiaband.