Founded in 2012 by American guitarist and composer Michael Alexander, UNIVERSAL MIND PROJECT is a collaborative project between musicians from all around the globe.
Musically, moving on progressive metal paths, combining features of melodic death and symphonic metal in a modern and fresh way, UNIVERSAL MIND PROJECT counts some great names of the metal music industry in its ranks, including:
* Charlie Dominici (vocals; ex-DREAM THEATER)
* Mike LePond (bass;)
* Alex Landenburg (drums; RHAPSODY, ex-ANNIHILATOR, ex-STRATOVARIUS)
* Henrik Bath (vocals; DARKWATER)
* Emanuele Casali (keyboards; DGM, ASTRA)
* Elina Laivera (vocals; ex-SEDUCE THE HEAVEN)
* Johan Reinholz (guitar; ANDROMEDA)
* Theodore Ziras (guitar; HAND OF GOD)
* David Valdes (guitar)
UNIVERSAL MIND PROJECT is currently working on the project's debut album, "The Jaguar Priest".
In the clip below, Alexander sheds light on the creating process of the homonym track and presents the lineup of guest musicians appearing on it.