Sonus Mortis is a one man symphonic death metal project with black/doom influences. Kevin Byrne, previously from Irish Melodic Death Metal band Valediction, founded Sonus Mortis in late May 2013.
On the 20th of July 2013, a 3 track demo was released via soundcloud/bandcamp for free download.
A full length debut album ('Propaganda Dream Sequence') was released on the 10th of March 2014 on bandcamp/bigcartel featuring 11 tracks (+ 2 bonus digital tracks) featuring over 60 minutes work of music.
Sonus Mortis recorded a second album, titled 'War Prophecy' featuring 15 new tracks and was released on the 31st of March 2015 on bandcamp and through MondoTunes.
Sonus Mortis recently recorded a third album, titled 'Hail The Tragedies Of Man', which was released via bandcamp on the 30th of November 2016. All releases has been well received and orders have gone out to Italy, Austria, USA, Germany, Japan, Ireland, UK, Switzerland, Russia and many more.
See below all the reviews ->
"Propaganda Dream Sequence" Debut Album Reviews 2014
Metal Temple 9/10
Metal Ireland 4.1/5
Metal Observer 8.5/10
Metal State Of Mind 4/5
Heavy Metal Tribune 4/5
Irish Metal Archive
"War Prophecy" Second Album Reviews 2015
Metal Temple 10/10
Metal State Of Mind 4.3/5
Metal Ireland 3.4/5
Thy Demons Be Scribblin 4/5
Lords Of Metal 74/100
Sound The Charge
Planet Mosh 4/5
"Hail The Tragedies Of Man" Third Album Reviews 2016
Under A New Moon Best Irish Release of 2016
Metal Temple 10/10
Zware Metalen 78/100
Metal Ireland 3.3/5
Metal Eyes Zine 8.5/10
Dead Rhetoric 8.5/10
Musipedia Of Metal 7/10
The Reviewer 8/10
7 String Agile Septor Elite 727 with Active Seymour Duncan blackout pickups.
7 String Dean RC7 with passive BKP Aftermath pickups.
5 String Warwick Thumb bass.
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