It’s a really unique blend of djent, industrial, electro, goth, emo, metal and much more. I love the dramatics and cinematic quality it has, with haunting, melancholy colors swooping betwixt the cruel, relentless jaws of the machine.” – Ben Christo, The Sisters of Mercy
The 2nd album has already am assed over 1 million streams on Spotify with their most popular track “Leviathan” gaining over three quarter of a million views on YouTube.
With a genre-fluid mix of djent, electronicore, industrial, goth, and power metal, the new album also contains vocal features in English from Ryo Kinoshita (Crystal Lake), and Ben Christo (The Sisters of Mercy) on the tracks The Abyss, and Dead Zone, respectively, as well as remixes of “Leviathan” by HEAVYGRINDER and Shirobon.
As featured on Billboard, Loudwire & Kerrang! Radio, Esprit D’Air is a London-based Japanese genre-fluid metal and electronic rock solo project led by vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Kai. Kai kept busy throughout 2021—releasing music every six weeks until the release of Oceans.
Esprit D’Air’s critically-acclaimed debut album Constellations crowned them as winners in the best metal album of 2018 at The Independent Music Awards at famous The Lincoln Center of Performing Arts, New York, among an esteemed judging panel featuring Amy Lee (Evanescence), Slayer, Sepultura, Tom Waits, and more.
The new album Oceans is out now on Spotify, Apple Music, Deezer and all major streaming platforms and physical record stores in the UK and Europe.
Following an incredible album launch show at O2 Academy Islington, the band has announced a return to the UK this July!
2022 UK Dates
July 30 – The Underworld, Camden (Amplified Festival)
July 31 – Think Tank Underground, Newcastle
Aug 1 – The Garage G2, Glasgow
Aug 2 – Rebellion, Manchester
Buy ‘Oceans’ HERE.
Buy Tickets HERE.
For more information, visit www.espritdair.com.