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Turilli / Lione Rhapsody sign with Nuclear Blast and King Records

Turilli / Lione Rhapsody - featuring original Rhapsody members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione, completed by former Rhapsody members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers and Alex Holzwarth - have signed to Nuclear Blast and King Records (Japan & rest of Asia) for the release of their debut album. The band is currently mixing the album which is set to be released this summer.

Turilli / Lione Rhapsody announce new studio album and launch crowdfunding campaign

Original Rhapsody members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione re-join forces to write and record a new album under Turilli / Lione Rhapsody.

It will be the first time that they will record new music together in over 8 years. The band will be completed by former Rhapsody members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers and Alex Holzwarth.

Epica vs Metropole Orkest launch lyric video for “Beyond the Matrix - The Battle”

To celebrate the release of their new 10" inch today, metal giants Epica have launched a lyric video for their bombastic track “Beyond the Matrix - The Battle” – a unique collaboration with the Dutch Grammy-award winning Metropole Orkest.

Check out the lyric video below.

Singer Simone Simons states:
“Here it is, our lyric video from "Beyond the Matrix - the Battle". Get ready to dive into the sea of pure tranquility together with Epica and the Metropole Orkest”.

Epica vs Metropole Orkest to release “Beyond the Matrix - The Battle” on October 26th 2018

Metal giants Epica have announced their unique collaboration with the Dutch Grammy-award winning Metropole Orkest.

The Metropole Orkest is a world-renowned orchestra who have performed and/or recorded with the world biggest superstars such as Sting, Bono and Brian Eno.
 
In the summer of 2017, with the help from their massive fan base, Epica won a high-profiled competition organized by the Metropole Orkest. First prize was a recording of a song of their choice with the orchestra.

American virtuoso keyboardist Jordan Rudess signs with Mascot Label Group

Mascot Label Group is pleased to announce the signing of Jordan Rudess, the virtuoso American keyboardist voted “Best Keyboardist of All Time” by Music Radar Magazine. He is best known as the keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire for platinum-selling Grammy- nominated prog rock band, Dream Theater.