DAVID MINASIAN releases his remastered edition of ‘Random Acts Of Beauty’
DAVID MINASIAN releases his remastered edition of ‘Random Acts Of Beauty‘ (2020 Remastered Edition) on 23rd October, out on Golden Robot Records.
His critically acclaimed 2010 album Random Acts of Beauty became one of the biggest progressive rock releases of the year and features a rare guest appearance by legendary guitarist Andrew Latimer of the English progressive rock band Camel.
Random Acts of Beauty, originally released in the fall of 2010, was met with nearly universal acclaim in progressive rock circles around the world. The Mellotron drenched, classically influenced symphonic rock album featured soaring melodies and lush keyboard rich arrangements, as well as powerful lead guitar work courtesy of David’s then 20-year-old son Justin, along with a rare special guest appearance by Camel guitarist Andrew Latimer on the track Masquerade. Golden Robot Records’ 2019 remixed and remastered version contains two previously unreleased bonus tracks both featuring Latimer.
David Minasian’s new album ‘The Sound Of Dreams‘ is out now on Golden Robot Records.
The landmark albumfrom progressive artrock musician David Minasian, The Sound of Dreams (featuring a who’s who of progressive rock royalty) is out now via Golden Robot Records.
The album has already spawned 2 singles – the hauntingly beautiful So Far From Home featuring Grammy Award winning guest vocalist PJ Olsson, lead singer for the Alan Parsons Live Project; and the mesmerizing TheSound of Dreams (Third Movement) featuring iconic British guitarist and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member Steve Hackett of Genesis fame. The album also features guest appearances from a number of rock pioneers including vocalist/guitarist Justin Hayward of The Moody Blues, vocalist Annie Haslam of Renaissance, bassist Billy Sherwood of Yes, vocalist PJ Olsson of The Alan Parsons Live Project, vocalist Julie Ragins of The Moody Blues/Justin Hayward Live and drummer Geof O’Keefe of Pentagram.
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ABOUT DAVID MINASIAN David Minasian is a keyboardist, vocalist, composer and producer who began classical piano training at the age of five. His critically acclaimed 2010 album Random Acts of Beauty became one of the biggest progressive rock releases of the year and features a rare guest appearance by legendary guitarist Andrew Latimer of the English progressive rock band Camel.
David is also a motion picture producer, director and writer with over 150 credits to his name. He has worked alongside some of Hollywood’s elites including Academy Award winners Mel Gibson and Martin Landau as well as many musical icons including Elton John, The Moody Blues, Alan Parsons, Kris Kristofferson and Three Dog Night.
David’s long awaited follow up album, The Sound of Dreams, enlists a virtual who’s who of legendary musicians including Moody Blues guitarist/vocalist Justin Hayward, Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett, Renaissance vocalist Annie Haslam,Yes bassist Billy Sherwood, Alan Parsons lead vocalist PJ Olsson, Moody Blues Live vocalist Julie Ragins and Pentagram founding member drummer/guitarist Geof O’Keefe.
The album’s title track is an 11-minute tour-de-force which brings Steve Hackett, Annie Haslam and Billy Sherwood together for the first time on the same recording.
As David says, “These are the heroes I grew up with. Co-writing and recording with them was a dream come true. Therefore the album’s title couldn’t be more accurate – for this is what dreams coming true sound like.”