Asphodelia is named after the Asphodel, a typical Mediterranean flower connect to the ancient Greek underworld, in the ancient Greek mythology, the Asphodel Meadows is a place where the indifferent souls, who lived a life of neither good or evil, are sent to live after death.
The band is founded in 2016 by the vocalist Samuela Fuiani and guitarist Ruggero Doronzo and released a promo EP, Vengeance, in 2016 and just recently released their debut album entitled Welcome Apocalypse. From this album comes the song Cassandra and the video can be seen in the player above.
In June the band will go on tour and will hit Italy, Latvia, Spain, Greece, Ukraine and Russia. Go and see them if you’re in the neighborhood.