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Firewind singer to miss European tour, Mats Leven to stand in

Firewind front man Apollo Papathanasio has been forced to miss the bands imminent European tour due to family issues. Apollo will be back with Firewind for their U.S. dates. Apollo’s replacement for the European ‘Defiance Over Europe’ dates is the hugely talented singer Mats Leven (Therion, Yngwie Malmsteen).

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Firewind guitarist states they have ten new songs but are seeking to change their sound

In my recent interview with Firewind rhythm guitarist and keyboard player Bob Katsionis, he spoke about the bands brand new material in which they have ten songs currently being worked upon and how they are looking to change their sound as well as opening their minds to working with new producers to help them achieve […]

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Sonisphere UK 2011 Interview: Firewind – Bob Katsionis

Firewind, the baby of Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Gus G, may have been off the road for the better part of two years due to Gus becoming the new lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne but now with Ozzy taking a break, the Greek metallers are looking to make most of having Gus back in the ranks […]

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Sonisphere announce 28 acts including Bad Religion, Cavalera Conspiracy, Sylosis, Richard Cheese & More

Sonisphere Festival Knebworth has revealed another 28 names for its 2011 line up. Bad Religion come to Knebworth for a rare major outdoor UK festival appearance. The punk rock revivalists have been a huge inspiration to countless bands with their catchy, politically charged songs, not to mention guitarist Brett Gurewitz giving birth to the hugely […]

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Firewind title new album Days Of Defiance

Greek melodic metallers Firewind are checking in at last again with good news regarding current activity as well as first details about their upcoming new studio album, which was completed throughout the last months and which will be ready to be launched worldwide via Century Media Records in the Fall of 2010. As a first […]

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