LEAVING EDEN, a Boston-based hard-rock band. Their new album, The Agony
of Affliction (DARKSTAR RECORDS\SONY), released on August 9, 2019, represents the 7th
studio release by this multi award-winning, female-fronted powerhouse of a band, featuring the incredible vocal spectrum and range of lead vocalist “Eve.” The members of Leaving Eden are available for interviews. Please let me know if you are interested in booking an interview and I will get back to you about date and time availability. If you are interested in doing a review, please send us a link to it and we will share it on our social media pages.
The Agony of Affliction contains a minefield of compositional ingenuity infused with the spirit of hard rock. Showcasing ten bold pieces of precision songcraft, Leaving Eden weaves a dynamic tapestry of organized chaos and unbridled harmony throughout the album. The mixed pacing of
"Pacing Dogs" sets a lingering, dramatic tone for everything that follows as the band escorts waves of heavy melody through tuneful bursts of vibrantly crunchy guitar.
Leaving Eden is a sound decision indeed. Marrying the intensity of technique with unmoored experimentation, The Agony of Affliction flirts with ferocity and delivers the masterstroke of
catchy hooks, sharp starts, and ambitious riffs plucked directly from the Tree of Knowledge.
Co-founder Eric Gynan skill-set as an accomplished writer and exceptional guitarist is the formidable rock upon which Leaving Eden is built. Having worked with the likes of Johnny K. Disturbed, Megadeth, 3 Doors Down) and Brad Blackwood (Korn, Evanescence, Three Days Grace) has only helped further Gynan's own uncompromising production chops. Along with
Alyssa White on keys, as well as bassist David Amato and drummer Jake Gynan backbeat rhythm from the subterrane (to paraphrase Steven Tyler, with whom they once shared a stage and an engineer (Bob St.John (Duran Duran, Extreme, Collective Soul, and Steven Tyler) in
communion with piercing of the upper registers with her signature soprano, Leaving
Eden is an effervescent blend of musical brains and brawn, through and throughout. Singing never sounded so good!
Having shared stages the world-over with hundreds of the biggest names in the music industry,
such as: Black Sabbath, Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Halestorm, Alice in Chains, Queensryche,
and many more, it should surprise no one that Leaving Eden recently inked a world-wide deal
with Dark Star Records, in association with Sony Music. Their catalog is also being featured in
several upcoming and recent films. In fact, Eric Gynan explained, “We are excited about this
new album, not only because of the production value, but the entire album will also be featured
in a new fake reality comedy movie, titled “The Nitwit,” which will be released in 2020.
The CD, The Agony of Affliction, along with their entire catalog, is now available at Amazon and
on Google Play, Spotify, and ITunes for digital download. Much like sinking your teeth into a
Red Delicious - one bite and you'll be hooked!
Link to purchase The Agony of Affliction on Amazon:
Watch the lyric video for title-track, The Agony of Affliction:
Link to the Nitwit trailer:
Upcoming Dates: https://leavingeden.com/tour
About Leaving Eden:
Spotlighting the formidable vocal phenomenon that is "Eve," Leaving Eden's female-fronted
formula isn't lacking in the testosterone zone. Brewed in Boston, Mass, Leaving Eden also
features Jake Gynan on drums and Eric Gynan on guitar and vocals, as well as Alyssa Bailey
White on keys and backing vocals and David Amato on bass.
For well over a decade, Leaving Eden has been taking rock to the extreme on stages and in
studios, both nationally and internationally. Breaking musical boundaries and bridging genres,
Leaving Eden has always traversed the extremities of the rock spectrum with a steady barrage
of fierce vocals, meaty lyrical hooks, and distinctive harmonies.
The band has rocked stages coast-to-coast and across the pond, Leaving Eden's list of
accomplishments is extensive. They have won numerous regional music awards in various
categories, and have been featured in several musical publications as well as on television.
Leaving Eden's music has been heard on channels such as Destination America, The Discovery
Channel, and the Fox 25 Morning Show in Boston, and has been featured on Coast to Coast
Worldwide Radio as well as on Radio Worldwide, where they reached the Top 10 on CMJ
Leaving Eden has toured the U.S., the U.K. and Canada sharing the stage with hundreds of the
biggest bands in the world including Z.Z. Top, Shinedown, Five Finger Death Punch, Alice in
Chains, Godsmack, Queensryche, Avenged Sevenfold, Lamb of God, Slayer, Alice Cooper,
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Black Sabbath on their Heaven & Hell Tour and many others.