Sons of Arrakis (SOA) is a Montreal-based band that emerged in June 2019, drawing inspiration from Frank Herbert's Dune novels. Their unique sound, which they describe as Melange Rock and Cinematographic Sci-Fi Rock, has garnered attention and established them as a notable presence in the music scene.
The band's debut album, Volume I, released on July 15th, 2022, made a significant impact, quickly climbing to the number 1 spot on the Doom Chart in July 2022. This achievement solidified their status as a formidable force in their genre. Ending the year on a high note, Sons of Arrakis secured the number 8 position in the Doom Chart's year-end recap for 2022, further cementing their standing.
In January 2023, the band embarked on the Interprovincial Wormhole Tour, captivating audiences throughout Ontario with their electrifying live performances. Expanding their reach, Sons of Arrakis ventured to Quebec in March 2023, for the second leg of the tour, leaving a lasting impression on audiences with their captivating stage presence. Continuing to prioritize their connection with fans, Sons of Arrakis returned to Quebec in June 2023 for Orbiting the Void Tour, showcasing their dynamic energy and unwavering passion.
Looking to the future, Sons of Arrakis have exciting plans in store. In October 2023, they will embark on a tour across Ontario, aiming to reach new audiences across the province. Additionally, the band has set their sights on an exhilarating Mexican tour in 2023, coinciding with the renowned La Dia de Los Muertos festivities. Amidst their busy schedule, Sons of Arrakis will also begin recording their highly anticipated new album in August 2023, with the first single from Volume II scheduled for an early 2024 release.