Local masked synthwave superheroes Magic Sword are climbing the charts — yes, the BILLBOARD Charts.. The cloaked trio’s full-length debut album, “Volume 1,” arrived at No. 22 on Billboard’s Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart this week. Magic Sword landed one spot ahead of industrial-rock royalty Nine Inch Nails, one spot behind producer-DJ superstar Calvin Harris.
This is following the massive amount of fans who have listened to Magic Sword’s song, “In the Face of Evil,” which is featured in the movie trailer for Marvel Studios’ “Thor: Ragnarok.” The trailer has been viewed more than 34 million times on YouTube since its release July 22.
They’re playing a few dates in the Pacific Northwest where they will fight evil. Join them in their quest to find the chosen one….