Origin: Jacksonville, FL, USA
Genres: Power Metal

Oracle  


The Floridian band Oracle managed to release one album in the early nineties, solidly rooted in 80's American power metal in mold of Liege Lord or early Queensryche (the latter due to William Wren's vocal similarity to Geoff Tate). Hardly a popular style of music at the time, particularly in the US (hence the release on a European label), As Darkness Reigns is a fine album for the genre.

Brothers Kent and Brent Smedley have recently resurrected Oracle and are playing again, now under the name Odyssey. Brent also plays for a band called Tempest Reign (link below).

Current Members

William Wren

vocals (Mystic Force)

Kent Smedley

guitars

Kevin Reid

bass

Brent Smedley

drums (Iced Earth)


Discography



As Darkness Reigns 
1993 Massacre
  1. Prisoner (Of Your Own Soul)
  2. Nightmares
  3. No Faith For The Liar
  4. As Darkness Reigns
  5. Paradise (On The Edge Of The World)
  6. Knights Of The Round Table
  7. The Watcher
  8. Prodigy
  9. In The End
  • William Wren
  • Kent Smedley
  • Kevin Reid
  • Brent Smedley


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