Hyperion was formed in 2007 in Stockholm, Sweden. After several lineup changes, the only 2 members that remain from the earlier line up today are guitarist Erik Molnar and drummer Anders Peterson. The original vision was to create melodic music rich in harmony that was also brutal and epic, thus in the beginning Hyperion were inspired by many Swedish bands and still are to this day. Later, the band took a darker move towards music that was more inspired by Swedish and Norwegian Black Metal, while still maintaining the original vision of writing epic and melodic music.
The band released their demo in 2010. Hyperion is now officially signed to Black Lion Records and released their debut album, ”Seraphical Euphony”, which contains both new material and more professional re-recordings of the songs on the demo Blood of the Ancients.
Seraphical Euphony 9 songs of epic, melodic, brutal and eventful music that challenges the norm of conventional music. It is also meant to challenge the ears of its listeners, bombarding them with countless, various elements of musical influences. The album sold out in less than a year, leading to the new Re press that is out and is selling like butter in the sun…