Cassandra's Curse | Groom Lake, Act 1

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Opeth Porcupine Tree Rush

More Artists From
United States - Texas

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Progressive Rock Spoken Word: With Music Moods: Mood: Intellectual
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Groom Lake, Act 1

by Cassandra's Curse

In the vein of classic Progressive Rock works, this album is a complete aural exercise in storytelling. Captain Robert Razal works in an Area 51 Research Base. This is his story.
Genre: Rock: Progressive Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Scene 1: GP6 on the Move
1:01 album only
2. Scene 2: On the Brink
1:24 album only
3. Labyrinth
8:16 $0.99
4. Scene 3: Wake Up, Captain Razal
0:45 album only
5. Flight
7:10 $0.99
6. Scene 4: Not Really Human. Humanoid
1:22 album only
7. Scene 5: New Era for Interplanetary Propulsion
1:47 album only
8. Defiance
5:51 $0.99
9. Scene 6: Are You MJ-12?
1:00 album only
10. Weapons of Mass Dominance (WMD)
9:35 $0.99
11. Scene 7: Hyper Humanoid Cloning
1:35 album only
12. 1947 (The Roswell Incident)
9:19 $0.99
13. Scene 8: Realize the Lies
1:00 album only
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
In their sophomore album, Cassandra's Curse project a more evolved Progressive Rock sound with a bent on storytelling without losing their core approach of making memorable music. This time, the songs are interspersed with an audio drama that unfolds to the listener, giving them a background for the mood and essence of the lyrics and music.
The idea for this concept album first came to the mind of erstwhile co-founder and drummer of the band Nicholas "Ginger Jesus" Burtner. He originally came up with the story of Captain Robert Razal, a Research Officer at a top secret military base at Area 51. This story was then molded into a script by frontman Charan SpidaFingaz, with voice actors lending their talent to present an interesting story to the listeners.
"It's a bold statement we are making with this ambitious concept album," says Charan. "We are going to have lovers of the classic concept albums and old school Prog lovers see it for what it is - an experience more than the run-of-the-mill music album. And then we would have, I expect, some who will scratch their heads scoffing at the need for this audio drama. From where I sit, I see it as a necessary step for Cassandra's Curse to take these risks as we grow as a band."
Ultimately, it is for the listeners to decide whether this brave and unusual concept album speaks to them on an individual level.



to write a review