Abra is the Dark / Forest Prog /psygressive live act of Regardt van Zyl, he started his musical creation journey at the age of 16 when he started to play guitar, mainly influenced by rock/metal/blues and classical music.He started producing electronic music at the age of 26 and rapidly developed a melodic / story telling sound. He has released on some of the biggest labels globally like Psynoptics , Zenon Records and Uroburos. He played his first international gig last year at PsyFi Netherlands and has also played most big outdoor festivals in South Africa. Abra is short for Abramelin and is a name derived from The Book of Abramelin which tells the story of an Egyptian mage named Abramelin, or Abra-Melin, who taught a system of white magic based on the qabala (tree of life), he was presumed to have lived from c.1362–c.1458. Abra* strives to transport the individuals imaginations to far away mysterious realms of myth and magick and tries to tell untold tales of old and forgotten times when these themes were a normal part of human life.
He is also the co founder and label manager at www.ourmindsmusic.com
Facebook Artist Page : https://www.facebook.com/ourmindsmusic/
Facebook Personal : https://www.facebook.com/regardtjabu.vanzyl
Label Page FB : https://www.facebook.com/OurMinds777/