Tag Archives: Epica

Dew-Scented reveal new line-up, release second album teaser

Dew-Scented vocalist and founder Leif Jensen has revealed the new Dew-Scented line-up for 2012 and who will tour in support of their new album ‘Icarus.’ “I’m proud to present a new chapter in the history of Dew-Scented! By early 2011, after four weeks of European touring with Nile, it showed clearly that our previous ‘Invocation’ […]

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Epica release Storm The Sorrow music video

Epica have released a brand new music video for their song ‘Storm The Sorrow’ which appears on their latest release ‘Requiem For The Indifferent.’

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Epica part ways with bassist Yves Huts, announce replacement Rob Van Der Loo

Epica have announced that bassist and founding member Yves Huts has parted ways with the band after ten years. The band commented: “It is with sadness that we announce that Yves Huts and Epica have decided to part ways. Yves has been with us from the start and has been of great value to the […]

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Album Review: Epica – Requiem for the Indifferent

No one can accuse Epica of not living up to their name. Their previous two albums pushed past the 70 minute mark, and this one is no different. Everything from thrash metal riffs combined with swooping strings to choral choirs combined with Imperial March-esque drums are here, and that’s just within the first couple of […]

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Epica start recording fifth album

As of today, Epica has started the recordings for their 5th full-length album. This still untitled album will expectedly be released by Nuclear Blast on the 9th of March, 2012. Epica entered the famous Gate-studio’s in Germany once more to work with world renowned producer Sascha Paeth (Kamelot, Avantasia, Rhapsody of Fire). First up is […]

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Epica planning 2012 world tour

Epica have announced on Facebook that they plan to tour the world in 2012 in support of a brand new studio album. The band are currently booking their European tour and are asking for fans to suggest realistic supports so they can build a tour that fans will love.

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MaYaN writing follow up to Quarterpast

While ‘Quarterpast’ is still waiting to be released (20th May), MaYaN are already working on the follow up to the album. In an interview I recently conducted with Mark Jansen, guitarist Frank Schiphorst also took some time to contribute and when I asked about the plans for 2011 with Epica and MaYaN now both full […]

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