REVAMP And KELLS To Support EPICA In Europe

Holland's REVAMP (featuring former AFTER FOREVER vocalist Floor Jansen) and French symphonic metallers KELLS will support EPICA on their European headlining tour in September/October.

The dates are as follows:

Sep. 09 - Glav Club - St. Petersburg, Russia
Sep. 10 - Glav Club - Moscow, Russia
Sep. 24 - Nosturi - Helsinki, Finland
Sep. 26 - Debaser Slussen - Stockholm, Sweden
Sep. 28 - Sticky Fingers - Gothenburg, Sweden
Sep. 30 - Eskulap - Poznan, Poland
Oct. 01 - Rialto - Katowice, Poland
Oct. 03 - Szene - Vienna, Austria
Oct. 05 - New Age - Treviso, Italy
Oct. 06 - Docks - Lausanne, Switzerland
Oct. 07 - Backstage - Munich, Germany
Oct. 09 - Colos-Saal - Aschaffenburg, Germany
Oct. 10 - Tivoli - Bremen, Germany
Oct. 16 - de Schakel - Reuver, The Netherlands
Oct. 28 - Elysee Montmartre - Paris, France
Oct. 29 - La Laiterie - Strasbourg, France
Oct. 30 - Transbordeur - Lyon, France
Oct. 31 - Autunno Nero Festival - Liguria, Italy

REVAMP's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on May 28 via Nuclear Blast Records.

After the breakup of AFTER FOREVER, singer Floor Jansen decided she wanted to start over and present a new band to the public as soon as possible. To accomplish this, she joined forces with two additional songwriters to first compose, then record an album. A live band formed soon after the CD's completion, which got her back on stage where she belongs.

REVAMP touring lineup:

* Floor Jansen: Vocals
* Ruben Wijga (INSOMNIA): Keyboards
* Jord Otto: Guitar
* Arjan Rijnen (PENDEJO): Guitar
* Matthias Landes (DARK FORTRESS): Drums

KELLS' sophomore album, "Lueurs" (French for "lights"), was released last year in France via Season Of Mist. The follow-up to 2005's "Gaïa" features a guest appearance by vocalist Candice Clot from the French metalcore band ETHS on the track "La Sphère".

KELLS recently parted ways with drummer Jean "Jano" Padovan and replaced him with Julien Nicolas (FURIA).




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