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V - VOYAGER

Suffice it to say, there are and have been in the past handfuls of bands named VOYAGER, but we're focused here on the Australian prog metal unit who have more going on with their music than a Ringling Brothers promenade. This is a band that's either for you or it's not, but the vibrant aptitude ...

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EPICA: Pro-Shot Footage Of PINKPOP Acoustic Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of EPICA's June 7 acoustic performance at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, The Netherlands can be seen below. EPICA's sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", sold around 3,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 110 on The Billboard 200 chart. The ...

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NIGHTWISH, EPICA, DELAIN Singers To Be Featured In 'The Voices Of Women In Metal' Documentary

Rising Moon Productions has released the first trailer for the upcoming documentary film "Soaring Highs And Brutal Lows: The Voices Of Women In Metal", produced and directed by Mark Harwood. The film explores the experiences of female metal vocalists and combines interview, concert and archival footage to highlight the growth in popularity of this music ...

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EPICA Speaks To Metal-Trails.com (Video)

Metal-Trails.com conducted an interview with Mark Jansen and Isaac Delahaye of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA on April 30 at 013 in Tilburg, The Netherlands. You can now watch the chat below. EPICA's sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", sold around 3,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to ...

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EPICA's SIMONE SIMONS Shares Her Beauty Secrets (Video)

Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA recently talked beauty with Amy Sciarretto of Beauty News NYC. You can now watch the chat below. EPICA's sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", sold around 3,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 110 on The Billboard 200 ...

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VOYAGER To Release 'V' In June

Australian progressive metal quintet VOYAGER will release its fifth studio album, "V", in North America on June 3 with distribution through Nightmare Records. The Kickstarter-funded, 13-track CD was recorded at Templeman Audio with producer Matt Templeman. The band calls the release "heavy, groovy and super-catchy. This is going to be pure, polished VOYAGER with a ...

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EPICA's SIMONS, JANSSEN Speak To France's TV ROCK LIVE (Video)

TV Rock Live recently conducted an interview with keyboardist Coen Janssen and vocalist Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA in Paris, France. You can now watch the chat below. EPICA’s sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", will be released in North America on May 6 via Nuclear Blast. Where the 2013 "Retrospect" performance reflected ...

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EPICA Interviewed On 'Talking Metal' Podcast (Audio)

Vocalist Simone Simons and guitarist Issac Delahaye of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA were interviewed for episode 467 of the "Talking Metal" podcast. You can now listen to the chat using the Spreaker widget below. EPICA’s sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", will be released in North America on May 6 via Nuclear Blast. Where the ...

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EPICA: Video Footage Of VINTAGE VINYL Acoustic Set

Vocalist Simone Simons and guitarist Isaac Delahaye of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA took part in an in-store acoustic performance and signing session earlier today (Monday, April 7) at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey. Video footage of the acoustic set — which included selections from "The Quantum Enigma", EPICA’s upcoming sixth studio album, due out ...

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NOVERIA Signs With SCARLET RECORDS

Italian progressive metallers NOVERIA have inked a deal with Scarlet Records for the release of their debut album, "Risen". Due on June 10, the CD features nine challenging songs in a style the band likes to call "catastrophic" metal. The effort was recorded at VDM Studios in Rome, Italy and was mixed and mastered by ...

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EPICA Announces Acoustic Set And Signing Session At VINTAGE VINYL

Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey will host vocalist Simone Simons and guitarist Isaac Delahaye of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA for an in-store acoustic performance and signing session on Monday, April 7 at 7 p.m. The acoustic set will include selections from "The Quantum Enigma", EPICA’s upcoming sixth studio album, due out in North America ...

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EPICA: 'The Essence Of Silence' Lyric Video Released

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA will release their sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", on May 2 in Europe and May 13 in North America through Nuclear Blast. The official lyric video for the song "The Essence Of Silence" can be seen below. Where the 2013 "Retrospect" performance reflected on a decade as one of ...

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EPICA: Second 'The Quantum Enigma' Studio Clip Posted Online

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA will release their sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", on May 2 in Europe and May 13 in North America through Nuclear Blast. The second in a series of webisodes featuring footage from the "The Quantum Enigma" recording sessions can be seen below. Where the 2013 "Retrospect" performance reflected on ...

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ELDRITCH: 'Alone Again' Video Released

"Alone Again", the new video from Italian progressive metallers ELDRITCH, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's ninth studio album, "Tasting The Tears", which was released on February 17 in Europe and February 18 in North America via Scarlet Records. The CD was produced by Eugene Simone at ES Studios in Livorno, ...

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EPICA: First 'The Quantum Enigma' Studio Clip Posted Online

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA will release their sixth studio album, "The Quantum Enigma", on May 2 in Europe and May 13 in North America through Nuclear Blast. The first in a series of webisodes featuring footage from the "The Quantum Enigma" recording sessions can be seen below. Where the 2013 "Retrospect" performance reflected on ...

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