Monday, April 9, 2018

[VIDEO] Astari Nite // Sunday Queen

South Florida based Post-Punk outfit Astari Nite is pleased to present their latest single and video "Sunday Queen". The single, out today, is the first track off their upcoming album Midnight Conversations, to be released on Cleopatra Records (July 2018). The cover for the single was hand drawn by Anastasia Gwyn Judd, and artist who inspired herself in witchcraft and the occult. 

"Sunday Queen" is a captivating track in which can one can hear a myriad of influences, but ultimately adds up to be pure Astari Nite. Among the noticeable points of the abundant keyboard and synth sounds, due to the inclusion of keyboardist Danny AE in the writing process. The track also has a great clarity and depth of sound, result of the expertise and steering hand of producer Tom Shear (Assemblage 23).

"In Sunday Queen, a tragic obsession occurs between magick and love. I feel as the days continue to go by I am finding myself to be more and more infatuated with make believe. There is a certain kind of comfort in tricking the mind into knowing that things aren’t what they seem. Perhaps the characters of the song will meet again in another song on the Midnight Conversations album... " - Mychael.

Astari Nite released an EP called "Dreams Of Majesty" in August, 2017 on Cleopatra Records. The EP is now sold out in all its physical forms. The band is currently in the studio working on an upcoming album Midnight Conversations with producer Tom Shear (Assemblage 23), that will be released in July 2018.