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Formed: 2002
From: Recife, Brazil
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Caravellus News

Below is our complete Caravellus 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.

Caravellus Disbands Due To Logistical Issues

Brazil based Caravellus announced that the band will split due to logistical issues - distance of travel between members. Guitarist Glauber Oliveira hints at a possible future reunion, as well as potential for a new musical project in the future.

The statement reads: "Dear friends an fans! Caravellus has been stopped since July 2013. We needed to stop due to problems with the distance between members. Now, I'm moving on to Brasília (Capital), Raphael Dantas has moved to São Paulo. So, we just can to say..."Até logo". Maybe...with a reunion in the future!! Thanks for all!!!"

Caravellus was formed in 2002 and released the 2004 demo "Across the Oceans," the 2007 debut LP "Lighthouse and Shed" and the final album in 2010 "Knowledge Machine." The band was supposed to enter the studio for its third release, but now will cease to exist. More...

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Power Prog Offers Free "Brazil Rocks" Compilation

As a year end gift for metal fans, Power Prog Records is offering a free download of "Brazil Rocks, Vol. I" a compilation of acts from South America. The compilation can be had by heading on over to the Pure Prog Facebook Page "Compilations For You Free" Tab located here.

Bands included are:

Age of Artemis
Kiko Loureiro (Angra)
Still Alive
Rygel More...

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Caravellus Working On New Studio Release

Brazilian metal act Caravellus are currently working on the followup to the band's 2010 sophomore release "Knowledge Machine." The new album will be entitled "Unleashed," a conceptual release featuring 10 new songs, and is targeted for release in 2013. The production will be handled once again by Glauber Oliveira, the band's founder and guitarist.

According to the press release "Unleashed" is a "vibrant, powerful concept album....involving huge orchestration bringing symphonic interludes, majestic choirs, highly technical instrumental playing and Brazilian rhythms." More information on the album is expected soon. More...

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