the release of a debut EP recorded at the famous Robannas Studios in Birmingham
2010, OPPOSING MOTION has rapidly become known in the prog-metal genre at the
national and international levels. Composed of experienced musicians, all active
on the UK and France session scene, the band weaves highly melodic and
orchestraltapestries mixing technical pieces, intricate musicianship and
offering a fresh outlook on the prog-genre bringing together flamenco, classic
rock, NWOBHM and progressive rock influences. With several top tier high street
magazine features and numerous excellent reviews on the international metal
scene, “The Illustration” EP (2010) has set the foundations for an eagerly
awaited full-length debut album. 2011 also saw the band feature on cover mount
CD's worldwide, including the prestigious Terrorizer magazine 'Fear Candy-Fresh
Flesh' CD, which show cases the best unsigned metal talent in the UK and abroad.
2012 the band recorded their first debut album entitled “Laws of Motion”,
working with Brazilian artist Caio Caldes (Paul Di’ANNO, DORO) to commission
full professional artwork and has now teamed up with prog metal specialists and
recognised label LION MUSIC to bring their music to the scene.