Former FIREWIND/AVALON Vocalist Announces Formation Of CIVILIZATION ONE

Chitral "Chity" Somapala, the Sri Lankan vocalist who has previously fronted such groups as AVALON, FIREWIND, FARO and RED CIRCUIT, has announced the formation of a new "atmospheric, bone-crushing power metal" band called CIVILIZATION ONE. Joining Somapala in the group's international lineup are Aldo Lanobile (guitar; SECRET SPHERE), Luca Cartasegna (drums; ex-SECRET SPHERE, MORTUARY DRAPE), Vivian Lalu (keyboards; LALU, SHADRANE), Pierre-Emmanuel PĂ©lisson (bass; ex-HEAVENLY, MALADAPTIVE).

Commented Somapala: "If you enjoy, the prowess of early METALLICA/MEGADETH with more electricity than CHILDREN OF BODOM and the emotions of EVERGREY, then you're on for a winner here! This band has it all, and are going to create carnage! Be prepared to get fully blown away by bone-crushing, skull-breaking metal (beware, there is no cheese involved with this). This chapter of metal has only just begun."

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