Esthesis is a progressive / alternative rock band, created and led by French multi-instrumentalist Aurélien Goude (keyboards, vocals, guitars and bass). The current line up is composed of three other musicians : Baptiste Desmares (lead guitar), Marc Anguill (bass) and Florian Rodrigues (drums). Esthesis music is characterized by many influences (70's british rock, film score, ambient, metal, pop...) and primarily based on emotion and ambiences. Esthesis 1st EP "Raising Hands" is available since 1st February 2019 and has been acclaimed by many rock webzines and magazines (Music Waves, Prog-Résiste, Corse-Matin, MLWZ, Profil Prog...). Their highly anticipated new album "The Awakening" will be released worldwide on November 14th 2020 in a limited and numbered CD edition, digital and streaming. The one-hour long album deals with the notion of identity (awakening, quest and loss of identity) and contains 6 new songs.