Sydney band Breaking Orbit is an outfit that closes the gap between Alternative and Progressive Rock.
The debut album “The Time Traveller” is a captivating mix of eclectic soundscapes, driving polyrhythms, euphoric vocal melodies, tribal drum breakdowns and heavy grooves – taking the listener on an epic 60-minute journey.
Recorded between 2010-2012, “The Time Traveller” was produced and mixed by band member Dylan Mitrovich, and mastered by Forrester Savell (Dead Letter Circus, Karnivool).
The album’s title track "Time Traveller" truely encompasses everything about the band - both musically and conceptually. The album also features the singles 'My Direction" and "Callsign", both receiving airplay on national radio.
Their captivating live show is an amalgamation of eclectic soundscapes, tribal grooves, and astonishing musicianship. The raw energy and power in their expression is set to engage anyone that has the chance to experience the band in full flight.
“The Time Traveller” is an epic masterpiece, poised to place Breaking Orbit up in the top handful of quality Australian Progressive Rock acts.
"The Time Traveller will demand your attention and toy with your emotions - a clear contender for album of the year..." - lifemusicmedia.com
"Its hard to make a prog album that appeals to musicians and non-musicians alike, but Breaking Orbit have nailed it- 5/5" - Blunt Magazine, Australia
released 20 July 2012
Matthew Quayle - Lead Vocals, Guitar
Dylan Mitrovich - Guitar, Percussion, Vocals, Programming
Ayden Mitrovich - Bass Guitar, Vocals
Mark Tyson - Drums, Vocals
Quena (Bamboo Flute) performed by Amaru Ferrel on 'Machiguenga', 'Transcension' and 'Harmonic Voice'
Engineered, Mixed, Produced by Dylan Mitrovich
Additional engineering by Clayton Segelov, Markus Salisbury, Evan McHugh
'My Direction' and 'Callsign' co-produced by Evan McHugh
Recorded at The Grove, The Brain, Jungle and Eagleview studios 2010-2012
Mastered by Forrester Savell
All songs written and performed by Breaking Orbit
© Breaking Orbit 2012. All Rights Reserved.
Artwork Design by Josh Meney @ Non-Entity Design
External Concept by Matthew Quayle
Photography by Daniel Farr @ Farski Photography