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KAMELOT To Enter Studio In January

"Necropolis", the new video from American melodic metallers KAMELOT, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Poetry For The Poisoned", which sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD was released in North America on September 14, 2010 via the group's own ...

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KAMELOT: Drum-Cam Footage From Denver

Drum-cam footage of Casey Grillo's drum solo from KAMELOT's September 18 concert at Bluebird Theater in Denver, Colorado can be seen below. KAMELOT's recently completed North American, South American and European tours featured guest singer Fabio Lione of RHAPSODY OF FIRE following the departure of KAMELOT's longtime frontman, Roy Khan. Lione stated in a recent ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE: First Photo Of New Lineup Released

The first official photo of the new lineup of Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE can be seen below. RHAPSODY OF FIRE is: Fabio Lione - Vocals Alex Staropoli - Keyboards Roberto De Micheli - Guitar Tom Hess - Guitar Oliver Holzwarth - Bass Alex Holzwarth - Drums Staropoli and RHAPSODY OF FIRE guitarist ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE Announces New Guitarist

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE have announced the addition of guitarist Roberto De Micheli to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "After weeks of considering whom among thousands of guitar players would be chosen to join the band on their upcoming world tour, RHAPSODY OF FIRE had finally selected the very best guitarist ...

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THE AGONIST Singer Joins KAMELOT On Stage (Video)

THE AGONIST vocalist Alissa White-Gluz joined KAMELOT on stage on September 23 in Orlando, Florida to perform the song "March Of Mephisto". Fan-filmed video footage of her appearance can be seen below. The Orlando concert was the final date of KAMELOT's North American tour with THE AGONIST, ALESTORM and BLACKGUARD. Singer Simone Simons of Dutch ...

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KAMELOT: Montreal Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of KAMELOT's September 2, 2011 concert at Club Soda in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be seen below. Singer Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA is performing with KAMELOT at all shows on the trek, which kicked off on August 26 and wraps on September 23. Simone the longtime girlfriend of KAMELOT ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE Announces New Bassist

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE have revealed the name of the new musician who will join forces with Fabio Lione, Alex Staropoli, Tom Hess and Alex Holzwarth in the band's new and revamped lineup. German bass player Oliver Holzwarth (brother of RHAPSODY OF FIRE drummer Alex Holzwarth) has been recruited as an official ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE Founding Members Go Separate Ways

After 15 years of friendship, hard work and big passion, fully invested in the creation of symphonic music and an epic saga that will remain in the history of heavy metal, keyboardist Alex Staropoli and guitarist Luca Turilli of Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE have decided to go their separate ways. "10 albums ...

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EPICA Singer To Perform With KAMELOT On Entire North American Tour

Singer Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA will join KAMELOT on their upcoming North American tour, which kicks off on August 26 and wraps on September 23. Simone the longtime girlfriend of KAMELOT keyboardist Oliver Palotai previously appeared on the song "The Haunting", which was included on KAMELOT's 2005 album "The Black Halo", and ...

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KAMELOT: Gothenburg Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of KAMELOT's May 12, 2011 performance at Trdgr'n in Gothenburg, Sweden during the band's "Pandemonium Over Europe 2011" headlining tour with support from EVERGREY, AMARANTHE and SONS OF SEASONS can be viewed below. KAMELOT recently completed a South American tour with guest singer Fabio Lione of RHAPSODY OF FIRE. Lione is also ...

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Singer ROY KHAN Officially Announces His Departure From KAMELOT

Norwegian singer Roy Khan (full name: Roy Sætre Khantatat) has officially announced his departure from the American melodic metal band KAMELOT. His statement on the matter follows below. "Dear fans and friends, "There have been a lot of speculations around why I am not touring with KAMELOT and I want to make a statement although ...

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KAMELOT: Interview Clips From Santiago Concert Posted Online

American metallers KAMELOT kicked off their South American tour on Thursday, April 7 at Teatro Teletón in Santiago, Chile. Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) made guest appearances during the show, which marked KAMELOT's first-ever performance with singer Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE). KAMELOT's setlist was follows: 01. Rule The World 02. Ghost Opera ...

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KAMELOT: São Paulo Footage Available

American metallers KAMELOT kicked off their South American tour last Thursday night (April 7) at Teatro Teletón in Santiago, Chile. Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) made guest appearances during the show, which marked KAMELOT's first-ever performance with singer Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE). Fan-filmed video footage of the third show of the tour ...

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KAMELOT Performs With Singer FABIO LIONE For First Time; Photos, Video Footage Available

American metallers KAMELOT kicked off their South American tour last night (Thursday, April 7) at Teatro Teletón in Santiago, Chile. Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) made guest appearances during the show, which marked KAMELOT's first-ever performance with singer Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE). KAMELOT's setlist was follows: 01. Rule The World 02. Ghost ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE: New Album Details Revealed

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE will release their tenth studio album, "From Chaos To Eternity", on June 17 via Nuclear Blast Records. Described by the band as "the natural evolution" from last year's "The Frozen Tears Of Angels", the new CD marks RHAPSODY OF FIRE's final release based on the fantasy saga started ...

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SHADOWSIDE: New Album Title Revealed

Brazilian female-fronted metallers SHADOWSIDE have set "Inner Monster Out" as the title of their third album, due on June 7 via SHP Records. The CD was produced, mixed and mastered at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden by Fredrik Nordström, who has previously worked with AT THE GATES, IN FLAMES, DARK TRANQUILLITY, ARCH ENEMY, SOILWORK and ...

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KAMELOT Announces North American Headlining Tour

American melodic metallers KAMELOT will embark on a full headlining North American tour in August/September. Support on the trek will come from ALESTORM, BLACKGUARD and THE AGONIST. Due to continuing medical and personal issues, KAMELOT vocalist Roy Khan will not be able to finish the remaining touring in support of the band's latest album, "Poetry ...

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Norwegian 'X Factor' Finalist To Perform With KAMELOT In Olso

Norwegian "X Factor" finalist Atle Pettersen (pictured below) — who is also also the singer of Norwegian melodic prog metal band ABOVE SYMMETRY — will join KAMELOT on stage for an exclusive appearance at the group's May 15, 2011 concert in Oslo, Norway. Pettersen had Marion Raven as a mentor in the "X Factor" program ...

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