Neo-classical band AUTUMN TEARS is very pleased to announce the release of COLORS HIDDEN WITHIN THE GRAY; the highly-anticipated full-length follow-up to their EP, THE ORIGIN OF SLEEP.
After the highly acclaimed 2018 comeback release “The Origin of Sleep” CD EP, AUTUMN TEARS returns our first full length album in 11 years, “Colors Hidden Within The Gray”. The album features a full orchestral ensemble including ethnic instruments such as bagpipes, kamancheh and bansuri, as well as the amazing lead vocal talents of Irish singer / songwriter Brona McVittie, and former RAIN FELL WITHIN (USA) lead vocalist Dawn Desiree Smith, known for her powerful, intense operatic vocal style.
Among the 30+ talented musicians featured will be again be veteran French horn player John Clark, harpist Tom Moth from Florence and the Machine, original Autumn Tears members (vocalist Jennifer Judd and woodwind player Terran Olson), and percussionist Matthias Borgh from Arcana (Swe). The album will be mastered by renowned German film composer Olaf Parusel, best known for his legendary neoclassical act sToa (Ger).
NOTE: The CD version features a 16 page lyric booklet lavishly illustrated with paintings by Graszka Paulska – https://www.facebook.com/graszkapaulskaart.
Colors Hidden Within The Gray is dedicated to the late Jóhann Jóhannsson – composer, artist and visionary. Sound samples and CD / digital download pre-orders available on our bandcamp page: – autumntears.bandcamp.com.