The Fiction Maze

The Fiction Maze wiki, The Fiction Maze history, The Fiction Maze review, The Fiction Maze facts The Fiction Maze news, what is The Fiction Maze The Fiction Maze wikipedia
The Fiction Maze information, The Fiction Maze definition, The Fiction Maze timeline, The Fiction Maze location

The Fiction Maze is the fourth studio album by Swedish power metal band Persuader. [10] The band describes the album as "the perfect mix of everything we've done so far, expanded on the Persuader sound while keeping the core that is the band" and "a beast of an album, the true pinnacle of our career so far." [11] In an interview with Swedish newspaper Västerbottens-Kuriren, Emil noted that the album is "a little more aggressive and a little heavier" than their previous work. [2] The album is Persuader's first release in seven years.

On September 11, 2013, Persuader announced they had signed with Inner Wound Recordings. [11]

Background

The album experienced multiple delays in its recording and anticipated release date. The band had been working on the album since at least May 2008, [2] and cites personal lives and work with Savage Circus and other projects, [2] as factors in the repeated delays.

In an interview with HighWire Daze, Efraim explains the theme behind the album:

The maze idea can be applied to most of the lyrics, but it’s not necessary a concept album. The idea is that finding the real truth in things, whether it’s in religion, the news on TV or your own mindset can be like finding your way through a labyrinth. [2]

Recording

According to Persuader's studio blog, the album has been recorded in multiple locations. [2] One of which is described as, "an old haunted house just by the shore of the mighty Kvarken... It's cold, dark and pretty filthy so the ambience for the new album is set." [2]

On the band's previous two albums, Piet Sielck of Iron Savior contributed backing vocals. For this album however, the band decided to have Emil and Efraim do the backing vocals. The result, according to the band, is a rawer sound compared to their previous two records. [2] Previews were released on the band's studio diary. "Son of Sodom's" working title was "Behemoth", and is a heavier track. [2] "Deep In the Dark" shows "a bit softer and atmospheric side of Persuader." [2]

Track listing

No. Title Length
1. "One Lifetime" 4:26
2. "War" 4:24
3. "The Fiction Maze" 5:08
4. "Deep in the Dark" 5:31
5. "InSect" 4:05
6. "Son of Sodom" 5:48
7. "Sent to the Grave" 4:58
8. "Heathen" 6:15
9. "Dagon Rising" 1:27
10. "Worlds Collide" 5:30
11. "Falling Faster" 5:11
Japanese bonus track
No. Title Length
12. "Aftermath" 4:04

Personnel

All information for The Fiction Maze's wiki comes from the below links. Any source is valid, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Pictures, videos, biodata, and files relating to The Fiction Maze are also acceptable encyclopedic sources.
Other wiki pages related to The Fiction Maze.
QmaXkP3u87k5ce1qocbvYUbqevdxpyWCP1g5B8j8XDbLWQ