Mystery of Illusion is the debut studio album of the American heavy metal band Chastain, released in 1985 through Shrapnel Records. For nearly twenty-five years , David Chastain has been one of the most active guitarists from the original shred guitar scene, stemming from his multi-faceted talent and long-range career. David Chastain's sales draw from nearly 20 albums and more than 20 years as a recording artist, both as a leader and as a collaborator. Mystery Of Illusion is one of those seminal records that helped to shape the emerging progressive metal movement.
1. Black Knight (3:22) 2. When the Battle's Over (3:42) 3. Mystery of Illusion (4:31) 4. I've Seen Tomorrow (3:01) 5. Endlessly (3:25) 6. I Fear No Evil (4:37) 7. Night of the Gods (5:09) 8. We Shall Overcome (3:53) 9. The Winds of Change (5:17)
Produced by Peter Marrino
Chastain - Mystery Of Illusion (1985) [Japan 1st Press 1990]
David T. Chastain - guitars Leather Leone - vocals Mike Skimmerhorn - bass Fred Coury - drums