Watch: Mars One Way – Vita Brevis Film

There were 200,000 people who applied to participate in a project called Mars One. It’s a private enterprise to establish a permanent human settlement on Mars and film a reality show along the way. The idea is to go in crews of four starting in 2024. The thing is, right now the technology can only get them there. “Mars One Way” documents the thoughts and theories of Five hopeful Mars One astronauts as they contemplate the reality of leaving planet Earth forever, for a new home on Mars.

Cast in order of appearance: Cody Reeder, Casey Hunter, Will Robbins, Katelyn “Kitty” Kane, Ken Sullivan, Becky Sullivan, Calvin Juárez

Music:
God is an Astronaut: All is Violent All is Bright
This will Destroy You: They Move On Tracks of Never-Ending Light
God is an Astronaut: Frozen Twilight

Directed by: Skylar Nielsen
Interview: Doug Fabrizio
Produced: Elaine Clark, Doug Fabrizio, Skylar Nielsen
Director of Photography: Ian Rigby
Additional Cinematography: Josh Fletcher
Editing: Catura Jenson
Sound: Marcus MacDonald

A Vita Brevis Films Production in association with Video West.
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Learn more about Mars One: mars-one.com

God Is An Astronaut – Latest Album ‘Origins’

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God Is An Astronaut

‘Origins’ is the latest album by the Irish rock band God Is An Astronaut.

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God is an Astronaut is a band from the Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. Their music is suggested to combine epic melodies of post-rock, the precision of electronic-fueled Krautrock à la Tangerine Dream and elements of space rock.

Here is the band video interview in Berlin back in September.

Album tracks

1. The End of the Beginning
2. From Dust to the Beyond
3. Ascend to Oblivion
4. Coda
5. Remembrance
6. Point Pleasant
7. Fall from the Stars
8. Twilight
9. Coma
10. Route 666
11. Lost Symphony

God Is An Astronaut to release New Album in September

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Far from Refuge is the third studio album by Irish post-rock band God Is an Astronaut, released in 2007 on Revive Records.

This video is a response to God Is an Astronaut – Fall from the Stars

Here’re updates from the band’s official website.

Updated ticket links for our shows in July:

* Fri 26 Jul – Substage – Alter Schlachthof 19, 76131 Karlsruhe, GermanyTICKETS
* Sat 27 Jul – Tivoli de Helling – Helling 7, 3523 CB Utrecht, NetherlandsTICKETS

* Sun 28 Jul – Zeche Carl – Wilhelm-Nieswandt-Allee 100, 45326 Essen, GermanyTICKETS

May 1

Here are the first 3 shows of 2013. If you want a sneak peek of what the new album will sound like we will be playing at least 10 songs from the new album on these shows.

* Fri 26 Jul 13 – Substage – Alter Schlachthof 19, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany
http://www.substage.de/tickets

* Sat 27 Jul 13 – Tivoli de Helling (Summer Darkness Festival) – Helling 7, 3523 CB Utrecht, Netherlands
http://www.summerdarkness.nl/festival/index/pagina/titel/tickets

* Sun 28 Jul 13 – Zeche Carl – Wilhelm-Nieswandt-Allee 100, 45326 Essen, Germany
http://www.zechecarl.de/tickets-anfahrt.html

Apr 26

We are going to be getting back to doing rehearsals shortly so I’m putting my live board together.We are getting back to rehearsals shortly so I’m putting my live board together.

Apr 25

We have finally completed the new album and we are all delighted with it. It will be released in early September but we will have lots of updates in the coming weeks including news on live shows etc…

Apr 16

Day 1 of mastering the new album with Tim Young in London.Day 1 of mastering the new album with Tim Young in London.

Apr 14

Just finished mixing the new album. Very happy with the results.
Apr 11

God Is An Astronaut: Discography

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Astronaut @ Sistine Chapel

Note: On December 28, 2012, God Is An Astronaut announced (in their official website) that they will be taking a short break to complete the new album, and will have some updates on its progress, release date and news on upcoming touring for mid 2013 in the coming weeks and months.

DISCOGRAPHY

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1. Worlds in Collision
2. In the Distance Fading
3. Lost Kingdom
4. Golden Sky
5. Dark Rift
6. Parallel Highway
7. Shining Through
8. Age of the Fifth Sun
9. Paradise Remains

 

 

 

 

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1. Shadows
2. Post Mortem
3. Echoes
4. Snowfall
5. First Day of Sun
6. No Return
7. Zodiac
8. Remaining Light
9. Shores of Orion
10. Loss

 

 

 

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1. Radau
2. Far from Refuge
3. Sunrise in Aries
4. Grace Descending
5. New Years End
6. Darkfall
7. Tempus Horizon
8. Lateral Noise
9. Beyond the Dying Light

 

 

 

 

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1. The End of the Beginning
2. From Dust to the Beyond
3. Ascend to Oblivion
4. Coda
5. Remembrance
6. Point Pleasant
7. Fall from the Stars
8. Twilight
9. Coma
10. Route 666
11. Lost Symphony

 

 

 

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1. Frozen Twilight
2. A Moment of Stillness
3. Forever Lost (Reprise)
4. Elysian Fields
5. Crystal Canyon
6. Endless Dream
7. Empyrean Glow
8. Sweet Deliverance
9. Dark Solstice

Any Name Is A Legend: God Is An Astronaut

The Irish band God Is An Astronaut

The Irish band God Is An Astronaut

The Band:
Torsten Kinsella – Guitar
Niels Kinsella – Bass, Visuals
Lloyd Hanney – Drums
Jamie Dean – Piano/Synths
Gazz Carr – Guitar

Location: Glen of the Downs, Ireland

God is an Astronaut are a 5 piece who hail from Glen of the Downs, Ireland. They took their name from a line in Clive Barker’s film ‘Nightbreed’, the band was formed by twin brothers Niels and Torsten Kinsella in 2002. After recording their first demos, and with numerous labels offering deals (yet looking for the band to add vocals to their music) they instead decided to set up their own label ‘Revive Records’ to release their debut album ‘The End of the Beginning’ in 2002. This crucially allowed the band to remain in complete creative control. Speaking on their debut, which was originally intended as the bands farewell to the music industry, the band say “we just wanted to finish on a release we were really proud of, we had no expectations at all.” Over the next couple of years after the album’s low key release, the band started to pick up interest mainly through word of mouth on-line with rave reviews on blogs. Both video singles from the album “The End of the Beginning” and “From Dust to the Beyond” received airplay across Europe on MTV. This was when the world was first exposed to the bands strong usage of visuals to enhance their music.

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No. Title Length
1. “Shadows” 5:11
2. “Post Mortem” 5:52
3. “Echoes” 5:10
4. “Snowfall” 6:41
5. “First Day of Sun” 3:37
6. “No Return” 7:04
7. “Zodiac” 5:41
8. “Remaining Light” 5:30
9. “Shores of Orion” 5:15
10. “Loss” 10:51