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IMPERIAL AGE announce full online concert


 

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IMPERIAL AGE are happy to announce their first 120-minute online show streaming from the heart of Russia – Moscow!

Due to the current events connected with COVID-19 and postponed UK tour dates till September, the band have made a decision to play a big online gig for those who are spending their time in self-isolation, but still want to take part in worldwide metal events and keep rocking.
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EPICA Launch studio video vlog #2


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Dutch symphonic metal giants EPICA recently entered Sandlane Recording Facilities to record their new album with producer Joost van den Broek (POWERWOLFAYREON).

The band have launched the second studio video vlog which gives a behind the scenes look at the of the drum recordings with Arien van Weesenbeek.
Watch part 2 here: https://youtu.be/P8tbDNzOLSQ

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NIGHTWISH announce AMORPHIS as very special guests on UK + EU tour dates


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Finnish sextet NIGHTWISH recently announced their ninth studio album HUMAN. :II: NATURE. due to be released on 10th April 2020. The record will be a double album containing 9 tracks on the main CD and one long track, divided into eight chapters on CD 2. Today the band announced that Finnish metallers AMORPHIS will be performing as very special guests on their upcoming Europe + UK tour in winter 2020, alongside TURMION KÄTILÖT, who will be joining as support.
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INTERVIEW: Imperial Age (Russia)


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Interview by Carina Lawrence / Dark Art Conspiracy

Symphonic metal act from Russia Imperial Age formed in 2012 by singers/keyboardists Alexander ‘Aor’ Osipov and Jane Odintsova, soon after forming, they landed some great support slots for international bands such as Epica, Paradise Lost, The 69 Eyes, Tarja, Therion and more.

In 2014 while opening for Therion, founder/composer and guitarist, Christofer Johnsson of Therion approached the band and offered to distribute their CDs via his label Adulruna Records and after they joined them on a big European tour which was the start of big things for the band.

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ELEINE to support Myrath on European tour


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ELEINE brings their seductive and dark symphonic metal to Europe on their biggest tour to date!

Since the release of the EP ”All Shall Burn” the band has grown massively and now sets out on a major European tour as main support to MYRATH for 26 shows stretching from February 27th to March 29th.
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NIGHTWISH Release first single & video for ‘Noise’ + start album pre-order for ‘HUMAN. :II: NATURE’


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When Finnish sextet NIGHTWISH announce a new studio album people tend to take notice. They know that something special is brewing. The band’s new and ninth record ‘HUMAN. :II: NATURE.’ will be released on 10th April 2020 and will be a double album containing 9 tracks on the main CD and one long track, divided into eight chapters on CD 2.
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