KONQUEST is a brand new
name on the Heavy Metal map, but surely worth
remembering. These days United States seems to be number
one when it comes to Epic Metal, and names such as
VISIGOTH or ETERNAL CHAMPION electrify the old school
headbangers around the globe. But it doesn’t mean that
the old continent has nothing to say.
KONQUEST was founded in Prato in Italy in early 2020.
What started as a solo project of Alex Rossi - who not
only wrote all the music and lyrics, but also recorded
all tracks on the debut album – quickly turned into
regular band, ready to conquer the stages, and give fans
what they love the most. Pure, epic and old school Heavy
Their debut album entitled “The Night Goes On”, has been
produced by Alex Rossi, and got mastering treatment by
the Heavy Metal veteran Bart Gabriel (CIRITH UNGOL,
PAGAN ALTAR, SORTILEGE). It includes 8 songs, that
follow the glorious tradition of acts such as HEAVY LOAD
and THIN LIZZY, but also more obscure NWOBHM acts.