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Fri, October 10th, 2014
The new Born of the Stars album "Let Go" is now available on Spotify, Google Play, and Amazon mp3!
Listen to it on Spotify right here!
Tues, October 7th, 2014
The new Born of the Stars album "Let Go" is now available on Itunes:
Sun, October 5th, 2014
Album Release Day!
The new Born of the Stars album "Let Go" is out NOW!
Buy it HERE at the official Born of the Stars bandcamp store. Or listen to the entire album for free right here:
Download 'A Change In You' from the debut Born of the Stars EP for FREE!
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Born of the Stars - Bio
Born of the Stars is a solo music project created by Michael Kushner. Michael writes all of the music and lyrics, performs or programs all of the instruments, does all his own mixing, mastering, and production, and even creates his own album art for each release.
In October 2012 Michael released the debut self-titled EP “Born of the Stars”. This EP is a concept EP featuring 5 tracks that combine elements from many different genres of music including alternative rock, hard rock, progressive metal, electronica, and post rock.
Soon after the release of the EP Michael began working on new songs for the next Born of the Stars release. On October 5th, 2014 Michael released a 6 track album titled "Let Go” which focuses more on Michael’s progressive metal influences while still maintaining an alternative rock vibe. "Let Go" features 7-string guitar riffs, various dropped tunings, thought provoking lyrics and intense vocal melodies.
Michael is currently promoting the new Born of the Stars album "Let Go". He is planning on getting back to the studio as soon as possible to begin working on more new music.
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2012 Self-titled EP Reviews
"The best song of this release comes under the name of “A Change In You”, a true rollercoaster experience that is full of cool drum patters, solid riffs and very effective vocal lines. This song is a bit more on the ‘alternative’ side, and we sure hope to hear it one day on the ‘regular’ radio. For a 5 song release, this EP is quite the presentation card for Born of the Stars. We are pleasantly surprised with the quality of the music and production found in this EP and hopefully will get the band noticed by labels" - Read the full review at: Infernal Masquerade
"Michael’s fusion of metal and ambient electronics does remind me of the great Australian guitarist Paul Wardingham’s concept of “futuristic metal” and, while the music is not nearly as technical as Paul’s, Michael does have a great knack for crafting emotional vocal melodies that work really well on top of his electronic metal sound."
- Read the full review at: Prog Metal Zone
"When you listen to a solo project of this kind, you would always expect to find any weak spots in any of the instrumental or production phases; however, when I listened to it, it turned out to be a flawless piece of music."
- Read the full review at: Givemeapick.com