"No Exit" is the fourth studio album by progressive metal band Fates Warning, released in 1988 through Metal Blade Records. It is the first Fates Warning album to feature current vocalist Ray Alder, who replaced John Arch after the release of Awaken the Guardian (1986), as well as the last to feature drummer Steve Zimmerman, who left the band just prior to the recording of their subsequent album Perfect Symmetry (1989). The title was inspired by No Exit, a 1944 play written by French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre. This 1988 album arguably represents Fates Warning's best work.
"Awaken The Guardian" is the third studio album by progressive metal band Fates Warning, released in 1986 through Metal Blade Records. The album was the band's first to enter the U.S. Billboard 200, reaching No. 191 and remaining on that chart for four weeks. It is also the band's last album to feature original singer John Arch, who was replaced by Ray Alder on their subsequent 1988 album No Exit.
"The Spectre Within" is the second studio album by progressive metal band Fates Warning, released in October 1985 through Metal Blade RecordsThis album is for die-hard fans only. The production is dated as are most of the riffs and vocals, but it is a good indicator of what was to come on the next album.
"Night On Bröcken" is the first studio album by progressive metal band Fates Warning, released in September 1984 through Metal Blade Records. Quite possibly one of the most influential progressive metal acts in the scene today, FATES WARNING virtually created the genre back in 1984 by combining elements of pure metal and traditional prog rock.
U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers FATES WARNING return with their 12th studio album, which is a timeless, dynamic and captivating highlight of the genre in 2016! Currently consisting of Ray Alder (vocals), Jim Matheos (guitars), Joey Vera (bass) and Bobby Jarzombek (drums), "Theories Of Flight" was produced by Jim Matheos whereas mixing and mastering was handled by the amazing Jens Bogren (Opeth, Kreator, Symphony X, Haken). The 2CD Mediabook edition includes 6 previously unreleased acoustic bonus tracks: 3 own songs and 3 cover versions!
Night on Bröcken" is the debut full-length studio album by US metal act Fates Warning. The album was released in September 1984 by Metal Blade Records.
U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers and icons FATES WARNING return with their first studio album in almost a decade and easily satisfy the high expectations with a perfect blend of intricate melodies, fascinating technique and well balanced heaviness. A first album release for the stellar current line-up of Ray Alder (vocals), Jim Matheos and Frank Aresti (guitars), Joey Vera (bass) and Bobby Jarzombek (drums).