Through the Chaos

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Through the Chaos
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Studio album by
ReleasedApril 6th, 2010 (USA)
RecordedFebruary 2008
Genre Indie, new wave, post-punk
Label Narnack Records
Producer Herwig Maurer
Singles from Through the Chaos
  1. "Fairy Tales"
    Released: March 2nd, 2010 (USA)

Through the Chaos is Hypernova's debut album and was released April 6, 2010 on Narnack Records. The album is produced by Herwig Maurer and mixed/engineered by Sean Beavan. The album was recorded, mixed and mastered in 2008 but the official release was pushed back to 2010. During this time a few limited edition copies were given out by the band to fans. The limited edition copies of the album were also on sale during their US national tour with The Sisters of Mercy.

Sean Beavan is a musician, record producer, and audio engineer best known for his work with Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, Guns N' Roses, God Lives Underwater, and Slayer. His production style is typically heavy, with heavily saturated guitars, but his work is diverse and wide ranging as exemplified by bands like No Doubt to System of a Down, to indie bands like Thrice, Envy on the Coast, and 8mm.

The Sisters of Mercy English rock band

The Sisters of Mercy are an English rock band, formed in 1980 in Leeds. After achieving early underground fame there, the band had their commercial breakthrough in the mid-1980s and sustained it until the early 1990s, when they stopped releasing new recorded output in protest against their record company WEA. Currently, the band are a touring outfit only.

Track listing

All tracks written by Hypernova.

2."Viva La Resistance"3:02
3."Lost in Space"3:44
4."American Dream"3:43
5."Empty Times"4:27
6."Here and Now"3:47
7."With You"3:33
8."Fairy Tales"3:52
9."Monster in Me"2:45
10."See the Future"3:30
iTunes deluxe edition
11."Somewhere Far Away"4:17
12."Hidden Track"10:47


Singing act of producing musical sounds with the voice

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques. A person who sings is called a singer or vocalist. Singers perform music that can be sung with or without accompaniment by musical instruments. Singing is often done in an ensemble of musicians, such as a choir of singers or a band of instrumentalists. Singers may perform as soloists or accompanied by anything from a single instrument up to a symphony orchestra or big band. Different singing styles include art music such as opera and Chinese opera, Indian music and religious music styles such as gospel, traditional music styles, world music, jazz, blues, gazal and popular music styles such as pop, rock, electronic dance music and filmi.

Rhythm guitar guitar technique; part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with other instruments from the rhythm section

In music performances, rhythm guitar is a technique and role that performs a combination of two functions: to provide all or part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with other instruments from the rhythm section ; and to provide all or part of the harmony, i.e. the chords from a song's chord progression, where a chord is a group of notes played together. Therefore, the basic technique of rhythm guitar is to hold down a series of chords with the fretting hand while strumming or fingerpicking rhythmically with the other hand. More developed rhythm techniques include arpeggios, damping, riffs, chord solos, and complex strums.

Kodi Najm

Kodi Najm is an Iranian-American musician songwriter/composer and producer. He is best known as the lead guitar player for the rock band Hypernova.

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