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Below is our complete Fake Idols 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.

Fake Idols Posts New Music Video

Fake Idols will release a self-titled album via Lifeforce Records on April 25th (Germany, Austria, Switzerland Finland, Sweden), April 28th (rest of Europe) and April 29th (North America).

Today the band has also released a brand new music video for the track "One Way Trip," which can be seen below. The following press release was also issued about Fake Idols:

"This Italian band is driven by love and dedication for catchy songs in between hardrock and metal. Emerged from the ruins of three bands, Fake Idols want to keep alive the heavy sound of their teenager days.

"The experience with previous groups Raintime, Slowmotion Apocalypse, and Jar of Bones pays off. The quintet’s self-titled debut album consists of twelve hymns which are based on great songwriting with focus on killer riffs and intoxicating hooklines. With their songs Fake Idols create a harmonious bridge between traditional hardrock and modern-styled metal. And all of them are showcasing the consequent rock attitude of this Italian band.

"There is no hidden agenda or unnecessary complexity. Fake Idols believe in their unerring songwriting abilities and the quality of their dynamic and catchy tracks. And they are absolutely right! The selected cover-song on the debut album can be interpreted programmatically: 'My Favourite Game' (The Cardigans). Fake Idols are celebrating their favourite rock’n’metal sound and are supported by Crucified Barbara's singer Mia Coldheart as special guest in the song 'My Hero.'" More...

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Fake Idols Streaming New Track "My Hero"

Fake Idols is streaming the new track "My Hero," from the upcoming self-titled debut album. The song features a guest appearance by Mia Coldheart of Crucified Barbara. The album "Fake Idols" is set for release via Lifeforce Records on April 25th (Germany, Austria, Switzerland Finland, Sweden), April 28th (rest of Europe) and April 29th (North America).

The band features ex-Raintime members Claudio Coassin (v), Enrico Fabris (d) and Ivan Odorico (g). Check out "My Hero" here:

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Fake Idols Signs With Lifeforce

Lifeforce Records has issued the following announcement about inking a deal with Fake Idols:

"We are proud to announce the signing of one of the most promising metal / hardrock acts to the Lifeforce Records roster, Fake Idols. People who are familiar with the Lifeforce Records catalogue might recognize some faces they already know and you're totally right... Fake Idols was formed from the union of three well-known and recognized European bands in the hard rock/metal genre, (who previously released two albums on Lifeforce Records), Raintime, Slowmotion Apocalypse and Jar of Bones.

"Fake Idols announces its arrival on the scene with an explosive album that will surely please anyone who loves great songs and killer riffs, showcasing a surprising attitude in rock songwriting with their original and catchy sound. The selftitled effort is scheduled for a late April release. The debut album was recorded at Raptor Studios (Dufresne), featuring special guest Crucified Barbara's singer Mia Coldheart.

"Some of the members of all three bands were united in their search for new sounds and have decided to join forces in this promising new project, relying on their different backgrounds and different musical influences and styles in order to infuse their invaluable musical experiences over the years into the new album."

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Fake Idols Recording New Album

Fake Idols was formed from the union of three European bands in the hard rock/metal genre - Raintime, Slowmotion Apocalypse, and Jar of Bones. The following press release was issued about the band:

"The group announced its arrival on the scene with an explosive album that will surely please anyone who loves great songs and killer riffs, showcasing a surprising attitude in rock songwriting with their original and catchy sound. Fake Idols is currently recording their debut album at Raptor Studios (Dufresne), and soon the album title will be announced.

"Some of the members of all three bands were united in their search for new sounds and have decided to join forces in this promising new project, relying on their different backgrounds and different musical influences and styles in order to infuse their invaluable musical experiences over the years into the new album."

Fake Idols consists of:

Claudio Coassin (ex Raintime) - vocals
Enrico Fabris (ex Raintime) - drums
Ivan Odorico (ex Slowmotion Apocalypse / Raintime) - guitars
Ivo Boscariol (ex Slowmotion Apocalypse) - bass
Cristian Tavano (ex Jar of Bones) - guitars More...

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