Rising from Apadana

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Rising from Apadana
Studio album by Angband
Released August 29, 2008
Genre Power metal
Progressive metal
Length 36:12
Language English
Label Pure Steel Records
Producer Mahyar Dean
Angband chronology
Rising from Apadana Visions of the Seeker

Rising from Apadana is the first studio album by Angband, a power metal musical group from Tehran, released on August 29, 2008, through Pure Steel Records.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Incarnation of Truth"   Dean Dean 5:12
2. "Lighter Days"   Dean Dean 5:42
3. "The Eyes"     Dean 1:52
4. "Flaming Sight"   Dean Dean 6:59
5. "Before the End of Time"   Dean Dean 5:39
6. "Look Into the Abyss"   Dean Dean/Yazdani 5:49
7. "The King's Command"     Dean 6:37


The album was well received. Many magazines and webzines were excited to see a signed Power Metal band from Iran[2] where rock/metal musicians have serious obstacles.[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Fury Rocks[4] (7.5/10)
Osna Metal[5] 4/5 stars
Metal Glory[6] (7.5/10)
Sleaze Metal[7] 4/5 stars
Metal to Infinity[8] (89/100)


  • Produced by Mahyar Dean
  • Sound engineered and mixed by Omid Nik Bin, at Rahgozar studio, Tehran
  • Mastered by Rocco Stellmacher
  • Cover arts by Maziar Dean

External links[edit]


  1. ^ ANGBAND - New Album Title, Cover Art Revealed BW&BK magazine, retrieved June 30, 2009
  2. ^ Fury Rocks webzine
  3. ^ "Rock Me" Time magazine, retrieved June 0, 2008
  4. ^ http://furyrocks.com/en/search/Angband3903_12886 link
  5. ^ Rising from Apadana Review OsnaMetal Webzine
  6. ^ Rising from Apadana Review Metal Glory Magazine Retrieved 07.09.2008
  7. ^ Rising from Apadana Review Sleaze Metal Webzine Retrieved 23.08.2008
  8. ^ Rising from Apadana Review Metal to Infinity Webzine