Featured below is the guitar playthrough video of the song ‘Ashes Of Lesser Men,’ by this week’s Amped Artist, Conquering Dystopia.
‘Ashes Of Lesser Men’ is featured on Conquering Dystopia’s brand new self-titled debut album, which was released on March 10. The album was mixed at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with Mark Lewis (Arsis, The Black Dahlia Murder, Whitechapel, DevilDriver, Deicide, Six Feet Under).
Conquering Dystopia is the brainchild of former Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis and renowned studio guitarist/producer Keith Merrow. The duo announced the project in 2013, revealing they had recruited Cannibal Corpse bassist Alex Webster and The Faceless drummer Alex Rüdinger to complete the lineup: “We feel that we have a very cool and unique band lineup, which will make for a memorable album for the listener,” the band commented online.
Loomis and Merrow are currently on tour in Italy and the UK for a series of guitar clinics The remaining dates are as follows:
16.03.2014 – Tortona – Italy
17.03.2014 – Arezzo – Italy
18.03.2014 – Chiaravalle – Italy
19.03.2014 – Birmingham – UK
20.03.2014 – Sheffield – UK
21.03.2014 – Portsmouth – UK