A once-promising band from Ireland, Dreamsfear mixed power metal,
a bit of thrash, and a bit of NWOBHM on their first album (actually
more like a long EP -- four longish songs).
At times the band sounds a bit like mid-period
Puppets/Justice), other times a bit of
can be heard.
The production is a bit muddy, though understandable for a
A bit more originality in the songwriting would be nice in the
future, but Prelude To Destiny
was a fine debut album.
Unfortunately the band never recorded again, the members scattering
to various local bands, several of which are active as of this
Prelude To Destiny
Reviews: Chronicles Of Chaos
- Bleak horizons
- As darkness falls
- Burning bridges
- Rob Buggle
- Kieran Hynes
- Cathal Rodgers
- Colin Purcell