Norwegian progressive/power metal band COMMUNIC, who feature in their ranks ex-SCARIOT members Oddleif Stensland (vocals) and Tor Atle Andersen (drums), have been confirmed for the ProgPower Europe 2006 festival, set to take place September 30-October 1 at JC Sjiwa in Baarlo, the Netherlands. A "pre-party" will take place on Friday, September 29, with live entertainment coming from Belgium's ZERO GRAVITY. The festival billing is shaping up as follows:Friday, September 29 (pre-party): ZERO GRAVITY (Belgium) Saturday, September 30: TBA
ANOTHER MESSIAH (The Netherlands) Sunday, October 1: RIVERSIDE (Poland)
DARK SUNS (Germany)
PANTOMMIND (Bulgaria) For more information, visit www.progpower.com. As previously reported, COMMUNIC have completed work on their sophomore album, entitled "Waves of Visual Decay", at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark. The CD is due later in the year via Nuclear Blast Records.