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Tragodia Posts New Music Video

Brescia, Italy-based progressive metal outfit Tragodia just released an official video from the band's third LP "Mythmaker" (reviewed here), which was released last November via Kolony Records.

Envisioned and constructed for Mythmaker's powerful opening anthem "A Cry Among The Stars," the new video was filmed in two locations in Italy, directed by Michele Sirigu of G-Studio Entertainment and assisted by Riccardo Frigoni.

Featuring the Tragodia quintet performing the song at the base of a mammoth marble quarry with close-up and extremely high viewpoints of the members, the second location features dancer Veronica Calini performing in an abandoned warehouse, set in a completely different manner. Watch the video below, thanks to Revolvermag.com. More...

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Tragodia Premieres Full New Album

Brescia, Italy metal outfit Tragodia is out now with new album "Mythmaker," which was recorded at Elfo Studio in Piacenza, Italy by producer Daniele Mandelli and then mastered at Sterling Sound in New York.

Today Metalunderground.com is pleased to bring you a full preview of the entire album. Hear all the tracks from "Mythmaker" in the player below, and let us know what you think in the comments section.

The band comments on the newly released album:

"Both the themes and the lyrics on Mythmaker are 'epic:' they talk about past times, classical age and especially the ancient Greek world, with its myths and literature playing a big role and happily tying in with the music. Themes such as decline, decadence, fall of human societies through the ages are recurrent in our lyrics; I would say that we are keen on a decadent way to being epic; we sing more about loss and failure than victories."

For more details on how "Mythmaker" came together, read our interview with the band right here. You can also watch Tragodia's lyric video for "A Temple In Time" at this location.

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Tragodia Posts Studio Diary

Brescia, Italy-based progressive metal quintet Tragodia today releases the second of two in-studio video diaries capturing the inception of third full-length, "Mythmaker." Check it out below, or find the first entry in the series at this location.

"Mythmaker" was recorded this Spring at Elfo Studio in Piacenza with producer Daniele Mandelli (Forgotten Tomb) and mastered at Sterling Sound in New York City by UE Nastasi (Lamb Of God, Gojira, Paradise Lost). More...

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Tragodia Posts Studio Diary

This week Brescia, Italy-based progressive metal quintet Tragodia has released the first of two video diaries capturing the inception for the band's third full-length, "Mythmaker." Check it out below.

The album was recorded this Spring at Elfo Studio in Piacenza with producer Daniele Mandelli (Forgotten Tomb) and mastered at Sterling Sound in New York City by UE Nastasi (Lamb Of God, Gojira, Paradise Lost), and is set for release in North America on November 5th via Kolony Records.

You can also watch the band's lyric video for "A Temple In Time" right here. More...

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Tragodia Posts "A Temple In Time" Lyric Clip

As Brescia, Italy-based progressive metal troupe Tragodia prepares for Kolony Records to release upcoming third studio full-length, "Mythmaker," this November, this week the band proudly unveils the first single from the album.

"A Temple In Time" is today being disbursed to the public via a lyric video created by the band. Tragodia guitarist Francesco Lupi comments:

"We are pleased to reveal a first glimpse into our new full-length album, Mythmaker, possibly our most epic and varied opus so far. ’A Temple In Time’ is a solid, epic rock tune, with a terrifically melodic and melancholic feel to it that fits well into the track’s mythical lyrics."

Kolony Records will release "Mythmaker" in North America on November 5th; stay tuned for more new music and news from the band in the coming weeks. More...

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Tragodia Reveals New Album Details

Hailing from Brescia, Italy long-running progressive metal outfit Tragodia now prepares to strike back with its third full-length album this November.

While creating this new opus, the band caught the attention of Kolony Records, who signed Trogodia for the release of "Mythmaker." The album is due out November 5th, 2013. The following press release was also issued:

"A brand new episode of challenging musicianship from Tragodia, and hitting harder than on their previous albums, on Mythmaker the band embarks on an exciting trip into the realms of epic, merging the most diverse musical influences in what sounds like a companion to modern heavy metal. Building on classic metal twin guitars attack and relentlessly pounding rhythmic structures, as well on a vocally inspired performance and haunting almost space rock-driven melodies, Tragodia crafts it's most convincing opus so far. Mythmaker was recorded this Spring at Elfo Studio in Piacenza with producer Daniele Mandelli (Forgotten Tomb), and mastered at Sterling Sound in New York City by UE Nastasi (Lamb Of God, Gojira, Paradise Lost)."

The track listing is as follows:

1. A Cry Among The Stars
2. The Oracle And The Muse
3. A Temple In Time
4. Wisdom In The Meadows Of Sorrow
5. Tidal Waves Of Greatness
6. Once In Arcadia
7. The Stone And The Idol
8. Born Under Niobe
9. Mythmaker
10. The Weeping Rock Of Seriphus More...

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Tragodia Signs With Kolony Records

Kolony Records will bring Italian act Tragodia to the label's expanding roster, as the band prepares to release its third full-length release worldwide in the coming months. Kolony comments:

"Based out of Italy’s Northern Italian commune of Brescia, Tragodia has released two full-length albums to date, beginning with their debut The Promethean Legacy, released in 2007, followed by 2012’s more expansive Theomachy. With a charging, versatile and at times progressive approach to melodic metal, a blend of vocal styles, blazing solos and straightforward sections of crushing, classic but modernized thrash-inspired songwriting fuel the band’s works.

"With the fresh steam behind their engines still hot after last year’s Theomachy album, the band began creating their next opus, in the meantime having caught the attention of Kolony Records, who signed Tragodia for the release of their nearly-completed third studio full-length. The quintet has been hard at work constructing the layered new release over recent weeks, which is guaranteed to boast the most epic tunes of the band’s creation to date."

Commented guitarist Francesco Lupi: "We are very happy to enter Kolony Records' excellent roster and to be part of this very fast growing label. Kolony Records is becoming well known for always striving to reach a balance between sheer musical quality and winning marketing strategies. We are also confident to have a killer album under our belt!” More...

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