Great news for the fans of Dutch symphonic masters Epica and Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil. Both bands have reported on being back in the studio, cooking up new tunes. Epica At the beginning of May, the band spent some time at Sandlane Recording Facilities with the renowned […]
Dutch symphonic metal stars Epica are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their fourth studio album “Design Your Universe” this fall. In November 2018, they announced five special anniversary shows taking place in Germany, the Netherlands, France, Turkey and Russia. Due to huge demand, the band has decided to […]
Symphonic death metal supergroup MaYaN has announced four very special shows for February and May. Besides an ordinary live set including songs from the brand new album “Dhyana” and the old hits, the band decided to add the second special classics set. As a part of the extra […]
Symphonic metal masters Epica announce exclusive Design Your Universe anniversary shows. To celebrate ten years since the release of their fourth studio album “Design Your Universe” released in October 2009, Epica will play five 10th-anniversary shows in 2019. The band promises a special setlist focusing on the album, […]
We’re back with the second “Metal Goddesses quiz”. This time, you can test your knowledge in our “Ultimate Symphonic Metal Quiz”. It features not only symphonic metal giants Nightwish, Within Temptation or Epica but also less known but equally amazing bands such as Sleeping Romance or Eleine. Again, […]
Isaac Delahaye, guitar player for symphonic metal band Epica, is launching College Of Metal for all metal musicians interested in getting their band and their playing to a higher level. Find more details below. Prior to joining Epica in 2009, Delahaye was the lead guitarist in the Dutch death metal band God Dethroned […]
In summer 2018, Epica won a competition organized by the Dutch Grammy award-winning Metropole Orkest. The winner got a chance to record a song of their choice with the orchestra. Epica chose “Beyond The Matrix” from their latest album “The Holographic Principle” and you can hear the final […]
Symphonic death metal supergroup MaYaN has a new album out! Thanks to tremendous support from fans in their crowdfunding campaign, they partnered with a world-renowned symphonic orchestra and created an epic masterpiece called “Dhyana”. This album is an adventurous story made of brutal guitar riffs, vocal duels and battles, […]
In summer 2018, Epica won a competition organized by the Dutch Grammy award-winning Metropole Orkest, the first prize being the recording of a song of their choice with the orchestra.
Last Friday, German power metal stars Powerwolf released their 7th studio album “The Sacrament Of Sin”. The deluxe version comes with a special bonus disc “Communio Lupatum” featuring the most famous Powerwolf tracks in a new coat. Bands such as Amaranthe, Battle Beast, Eluveitie, Epica and others paid tribute […]
Epica‘s “Epica vs. Attack On Titan Songs” EP is out now. Previously released in Japan, the album consisting of Attack On Titan theme songs wearing the Epica coat is now available worldwide. You can stream all the songs below. (A Spotify account is required to listen to this […]
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Following Lacuna Coil and their upcoming book “Nothing Stands In Our Way”, symphonic metallers Epica have announced a release of their own publication. “The Essence Of Epica” is the name of the band’s first official book in which they will look back at their 15 years long career. […]
Epica will release their “Attack On Titan” EP worldwide! The EP consists of Epica’s own metal versions of theme songs from Japanese anime show called Attack On Titan. It was released in Japan last year in December, and now the EP will be available for rest of the […]
Symphonic metal band Epica has released a new music video for an acoustic piece “Universal Love Squad”. The video was recorded during band’s special “1000th Show Anniversary” concert at 013 in Tilburg (NL), where Epica’s first ever live show took place. At this show, the acoustic version of the […]