Leap Day was founded on the 29th of February 2008. This Dutch sympho outfit has members of wellknown bands from the world of progressive rock, such as: Flamborough Head, King Eider, Nice Beaver and Trion. In 2008 they released their Demo CD containing three songs, including Awaking The Muse which is the title of their first full-length studio album released through OSKAR Productions in 2009.
Their second album, Skylge’s Lair, was released in February 2011.After a small tour in Poland in 2011 and many gigs in Holland, they started writing and recording their 3rd studio album. In October 2013 they released From The Days Of Deucalion, Chapter 1.Chapter 2 is released in November 2015.In 2016 Leap Day released their first live album called ‘Live At The Northern Prog Festival’.
In 2018 Peter Stel left the band and was replaced by Harry Scholing. Peter left after he had finished the 10th Anniversary Celebration Release ‘Timelapse’ which was released on July 15, 2018. Leap Day is currently working on a new studio album.