Phase Back on Track #15 ~ Amethyst

The main riff to Amethyst came into being during an evening we’ve been staying in a friend’s house with another mate of ours, chilling while the exam period was on for the course we’ve been all attending at the time (all three of us dropped out of, but that’s another story). I was digging my mate’s guitar…

on Freud and other “Authorities”

Q:[…]That would be interesting….Have you ever based your songs around Freud’s theories on the three elements of personality–the id, the ego and the superego? You must have ran across our promo photo “3”… We’ve seen through Freud‘s prism as well as through many others’ and we tend to compare their views with ours so we…

The Person and the Persona

Q:What’s the differece of the band’s members on stage and backstage? It depends on if you are reffered at before or after the concert… (laughter) I can’t say that there’s any basic difference… We don’t have any overblown persona that we exhibit on stage and we pull it out later on our private rooms… In…

on Plato

Q:The last but not least, “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything” (Plato), would you like to connect this quote with Phase? Well I think Plato was so full of him self and his “mentor” to the point that would make one suggest…

an Attempt to Analyse “The Tree of Li(f)e”

Q:The idea for the excellent cover of your album is yours and it gives a background for lots of interpretations and meditation. Would you reveal your point of view? I can try it; but an image, a thousand words they say… And I can’t find the proper order to articulate everything that it encloses… It’s…