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Latest Ancestral News
Below is our complete Ancestral 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.
Following previous full-length album "The Ancient Curse," this coming October Ancestral will mix and master new album "Master of Fate" at the Hertz Studio in Poland (Behemoth, Decapitated, Vader).
The new album, which will be released next spring, contains 9 new songs plus the bonus Helloween cover track "Savage."
Ancestral also comments: "We are honoured to announce that one song will feature Fabio Lione (Rhapsody of Fire, Vision Divine, Angra) as special guest. Stay tuned for more news!" More...
Italian power metal band Ancestral has issued the following announcement about recruiting a new vocalist after the departure of Mirko Olivo:
"Hi Guys, we are very happy to announce that the new singer of Ancestral is Jo Lombardo (Metatrone and Orion Riders)!
"Not only is he a great person, but also an incredibly talented singer with loads of experience. We are currently recording the vocals and this guy is really buckling down!
"Also thanks to his versatility the Ancestral sound is not being deformed, on the contrary, it results more aggressive than ever before with the right blend of melody! More news soon! You will not be disillusioned! Welcome, Jo!"
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)