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Below is our complete Damnation Angels news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Massacre Records has checked in with the following announcement about inking a deal with Damnation Angels:
"We're happy to announce the signing of the British symphonic metal band Damnation Angels! The band was formed in late 2006 and has gained a reputation for huge drum beats, monstrous riffing, powerful and expertly performed vocals - all blended with the massive power of the orchestra.
"Their 'Shadow Symphony' EP was released in 2009 and got rave reviews. They've perfected their live performance while playing many shows in the UK, sharing the stage with bands such as Sabaton.
"The band is going to make their debut appearance in the USA at ProgPower USA this fall! The dates below for 2013 are already confirmed." More...
U.K. based symphonic metal band Damnation Angels is streaming the new song "Someone Else." The song appears on the band's debut full length LP "Bringer of Light," originally issued in Japan through Radtone Music in March of this year. The album will now receive worldwide distribution through Massacre Records on February 22, 2013.
Damnation Angels features vocalist Per Fredrik Pellek Åsly ("Pellek"), who also released a record with PelleK this year entitled "Bag of Tricks." Damnation Angels will open the first day of the ProgPower USA festival on Friday, September 6, 2013, making its U.S. debut live performance.
The track listing for "Bringer of Light" is as follows:
1. Ad Finem
2. The Longest Day of My Life
4. I Hope
5. Acerbus Inceptum (Pt. I)
6. Someone Else (Pt. II)
7. Bringer of Light (Pt. III)
8. Shadow Symphony (Pt. IV)
9. No Leaf Clover (Metallica cover)
10. Pride (The Warrior’s Way)
Check out "Someone Else" here: More...
Just following Epica's performance on the first day of ProgPower USA XIII, festival promoter Glenn Harveston revealed the lineup for ProgPower XIV, held annually at Center Stage in Atlanta, Georgia. For 2013, Saturday's event will be held on Friday, September 6-7, 2013 and will have one less band, but Saturday there will be a triple co-headliner. The roster was revealed as the following:
Friday, Sept. 6, 2012:
Ashes of Ares
Shadow Gallery (co-headliner)
Saturday, Sept. 7, 2012:
Circus Maximus (co-headliner)
Armored Saint (co-headliner)
Sabaton (co-headliner) More...
U.K. symphonic metal band Damnation Angels has posted a studio diary for the debut full length release "Bringer of Light." The album was released early 2012 in Japan only, as the band is still negotiating a record deal for release in Europe and North America for a late summer release. Damnation Angels features vocalist Per Fredrik Pellek Åsly, vocalist for Pellek.
Check out the studio diary for "Bringer of Light" here: