Richard Hinks: aeon zen


Aeon Zen are pleased to unveil the cover for their upcoming album "A Mind's Portrait" to be released on 1st May 2009 on Time Divide Records. Richard Hinks and Lloyd Musto are Aeon Zen, formed in July 2008. They are music students at Goldsmiths College, London. They first met in 2006 and formed a Cambridge based band Infinite Divide, and in 2007/8 they played in the progressive metal band Timefall.

Aeon Zen is music produced by Rich. Their debut album (release date: 1st May 2009) is written and performed by themselves, with guest musicians and composers adding additional influences. In Aeon Zen, Lloyd plays drums and percussion, while Rich handles guitars, bass and keyboards. They also both sing on the album. Following the completion of this album they anticipate forming a band to play and tour.


The cover was designed by Mattias Norén, who has created artwork for the likes of Kamelot, Mind's Eye, John Petrucci and many many more.

The tracklisting of the album is: buy from amazon

1. Existence (featuring Andi Kravljaca (Silent Call) & Matt Shepherd (Timefall))
2. Time Divine (featuring Nils K. Rue (Pagan's Mind) & Matt Shepherd)
3. Blinded Rain (featuring Andi Kravljaca)
4. Hope's Echo Pt. I (featuring Andreas Novak (Novak/Mind's Eye)
5. Hope's Echo Pt. II (featuring Andreas Novak)
6. A Mind's Portrait
7. The Circle's End
8. Heavens Falling (featuring Cristian Van Schuerbeck (All Too Human))
9. Into the Infinite (featuring Nils K. Rue)
10. Goddess
11. The Demise of the Fifth Sun (featuring Elyes Bouchoucha (Myrath))

"A Mind's Portrait" to be released on 1st May 2009 on Time Divide Records.