News from EPICA

EPICA: FIRST VIDEO CLIP FROM RETROSPECT DVD NOW AVAILABLE

EPICA: FIRST VIDEO CLIP FROM RETROSPECT DVD  - 2013-10-11

2013-10-11 - This past March, female-fronted Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA celebrated their 10th Anniversary with a spectacular “One Night Only” sold-out concert at the Klokgebouw in Eindhoven, The Netherlands with five thousand fans in attendance. Named Retrospect, it’s EPICA’s self-professed “longest & biggest show ever.” Accompanied by the 70-piece Extended Reményi Ede Chamber Orchestra and the Miskolc National Theatre Choir, ten high definition cameras captured this very special show while EPICA played an unforgettable three hour, career-spanning set featuring both newer songs and never-performed tracks.

“Unleashed,” the first clip taken from Retrospect, is now available for viewing on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rxd6sxLxdys

EPICA’s guitar player Isaac Delahaye comments:

"We hope you enjoy watching this first Retrospect song. ‘Unleashed’ is just a killer live track, and it contains all the EPICA elements you're looking for. I still enjoy playing it night after night, and it keeps my headbanging skills sharp!"

The pyro-filled & lightshow-studded evening also included special guest appearances by fellow Dutch metal frontwoman, the venerable Floor Jansen (NIGHTWISH, REVAMP) and EPICA founding drummer Jeroen Simons, founding guitarist Ad Sluijter, and founding bassist Yves Huts performing on the band’s breakthrough single ‘Quietus’ from the band’s 2005 album Consign To Oblivion.

In addition to the collection of EPICA of hits from their entire catalog, the Retrospect DVD also features instrumental covers of classics by Italian Baroque composer Antonio Lucio Vivaldi, Italian composer Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, and the Oscar-winning film composer John Williams.

This live 2-DVD/3-CD retrospective - which includes a 48-page booklet, exclusive interviews with all EPICA band members, and behind-the-scenes footage from the show - will be released in North America on November 26th.


The track listing for Retrospect is:

01 – Introspect
02 – Monopoly On Truth
03 – Sensorium
04 – Unleashed
05 – Martyr Of The Free Word
06 – Chasing The Dragon
07 – Presto
08 – Never Enough
09 – Stabat Mater Dolorosa
10 – Twin Flames
11 – Serenade Of Self-Destruction
12 – Orchestral Medley
13 – The Divine Conspiracy ~Anniversary Edition~
14 – Delirium
15 – Blank Infinity
16 – The Obsessive Devotion
17 – Retrospect
18 – Battle Of The Heroes & Imperial March
19 – Quietus
20 – The Phantom Agony
21 – Cry For The Moon
22 – Sancta Terra
23 – Design Your Universe
24 – Storm The Sorrow
25 – Consign To Oblivion
26 – Outrospect



EPICA’s 2012 studio album, Requiem For The Indifferent, debuted at #104 on the American Billboard Top 200 Albums chart and can be purchased online from the Nuclear Blast Webshop.

Visit EPICA online at http://www.EPICA.nl.
Like: http://www.facebook.com/EPICA
Follow: Twitter.com/_EPICA
Watch: http://www.YouTube.com/EPICA
Enjoy: http://www.Flickr.com/photos/EPICAOFFICIAL

Bands
Linked bands
EPICA
Related News
EPICA - launch official live video!

EPICA - launch official live video!

2015-10-28 18:00 - Dutch metallers EPICA have launched the official live video for 'Unchain Utopia', which was recorded live earlier this year during the »European Enigma Tour«. Details

EPICA - launch festival season after movie!

EPICA - launch festival season after movie!

2015-09-28 16:00 - This summer, EPICA performed at numerous European festivals. During this run Jens de Vos and his Panda Production team filmed EPICA both on and off stage for an after movie. Details

EPICA - 'The Essence Of Silence' live video!

EPICA - 'The Essence Of Silence' live video!

2015-08-20 18:00 - Dutch metallers EPICA have launched the official live video for 'The Essence of Silence', which was recorded live earlier this year during the European »Enigma« tour at ... Details

EPICA, ELUVEITIE, SCAR SYMMETRY - Commercial

EPICA, ELUVEITIE, SCAR SYMMETRY - Commercial

2015-06-26 15:00 - This fall, the EPICA and folky ELUVEITIE will be touring Europe together with opener SCAR SYMMETRY. To give you an idea of what to expect, a tour commercial has been launched. Details

EPICA - Dutch Music Export Award received!

EPICA - Dutch Music Export Award received!

2015-06-08 13:00 - Dutch Symphonic Metal band EPICA received the Music Export Award at this year’s edition of the Buma Rocks! Details

EPICA - announce Epic Metal Fest!

EPICA - announce Epic Metal Fest!

2015-06-03 10:00 - Epic Metal Fest, a brand new festival organized and curated by members of Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA, will take place on the November, 22nd at Klokgebouw in Eindhoven. Details

EPICA, ELUVEITIE & SCAR SYMMETRY - Tour

EPICA, ELUVEITIE & SCAR SYMMETRY - Tour

2015-04-22 10:00 - Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA and Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE have joined forces to tour Europe this fall. SCAR SYMMETRY will be the opener for all dates. Details

EPICA – new aftermovie, and tour dates!

EPICA – new aftermovie, and tour dates!

2015-03-25 11:45 - Dutch Symphonic Metallers EPICA recently returned home from a successful South American Tour, where the band performed in front of thousands of people In Ecuador, Brazil ... Details

EPICA – “The European Enigma” aftermovies.

EPICA – “The European Enigma” aftermovies.

2015-02-20 15:00 - Panda Productions joined EPICA on the road to capture the action of the highly successful European Enigma tour on and off stage. Details

EPICA - releases footage from tour!

EPICA - releases footage from tour!

2014-11-26 17:15 - Panda Productions joined the band EPICA during the European Enigma Tour to capture behind-the-scene footage of the first shows of the tour. Details

Related bands