2016 " The Tarot of the Bohemians " is the fifth album to be released firstly in Portugal, with a limited edition by Raising Legends Records. The album will have the international released and distribution afterwards by a new international label ( t.b.a ).
Inspired and dedicated to the french occultist Papus and his studies regarding the Tarot.
Heavenwood drum sessions for the fifth studio album "The Tarot Of The Bohemians " were done by Daniel Cardoso ( Anathema ), who previously recorded " Redemption " and " Abyss Masterpiece ". The drum recording session took place at Ultrasoundstudios in Braga.
French drummer Franky Costanza, from the band DAGOBA, is a special guest for this new album. Franky Costanza recorded the songs " The Wheel of Fortune " and " The Lovers ".
Sandra Oliveira, a portuguese female singer from the band BLAME ZEUS, is a special guest on the song " The High Priestess "
Fadi Al Shami, from the band ARAMAIC ( Middle East / Dubai ) is a special guest on the song " The Hermit "
Ricardo Dias ( Heavenwood ) composed and recorded the Music and the Orchestral parts of " The Tarot of the Bohemians " at the Raising Legends Studio, where producer André Matos, who recorded the bass session for this new album,
Ernesto Guerra Vocal recording sessions and Vitor Carvalho Lead Guitars recording sessions took place at the RAISING LEGENDS Studios ( Porto / Portugal )
released February 22, 2016
Produced and recorded at Raising Legends Studio by André Matos,Porto, Portugal,
between April and November 2015
Orquestral arrangements by Ricardo Dias
Daniel Cardoso drum recording sessions at Ultrasound Studio by Pedro Mendes, Braga, Portugal
Franky Costanza drum recording sessions at Serial Drummer Studio, Marseille, France
Fadi Al Shami guest vocals recorded at Haven Studio by Hadi Sarieddine, Dubai U.A.E
Mixed and engineered by André Matos at Raising Legends Studio, Porto, Portugal
Executive Producers: Filipe Marta for Avantgarde MNGT and André Matos for Raising Legends
The Tarot Of The Bohemians recorded by
Ernesto Guerra - Vocals
Ricardo Dias - Guitar / Vocals
Vítor Carvalho - Guitar
André Matos - Bass
Daniel Cardoso - All drums except “The Lovers” and “The Wheel Of Fortune” by Franky Costanza
Sandra Oliveira - back vocals on “High Priestess”, “The Lovers” and vocals on “The Hanged Man”
Fadi Al Shami - guest vocals on “The Hermit”
All music by Ricardo Dias and Heavenwood
Lyrics by Ricardo Dias and Papus “The Tarot of the Bohemians”
“The Tarot Of The Bohemians” Released Under The License From Avantegarde MNGT
Artwork by DZO