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Below is our complete Neopera 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.
Eagle Rock imprint Armoury Records today confirms the upcoming debut album from Germany's Neopera for August 29th.
Neopera was founded by guitarist and driving force of German metal band Dark Age, Joern Schubert, and features Dirk Schlaechter, the longtime bassist for Gamma Ray.
Fusing classical music and modern heaviness, the recordings for "Destined Ways" were luckily already finished when the Hammer Studios tragically burned down in the Autumn of 2013, after which producer Eike Freese was the driving force who intertwined all of the tracks and recordings. The track listing is as follows:
1. The Marvel Of Chimera
2. A Call To Arms
4. Destined Ways (watch the lyric video here)
5. Falling Water
6. The Greed
8. Last Pantomime
11. Song Of Revenge
12. The Unspeakable More...
German symphonic metal act Neopera posted a lyric video for the new track "Destined Ways." The song is the title track of the upcoming debut album, which will be issued on July 18th in Germany, with an unspecified late August date for the rest of the world, via earMusic.
Neopera was founded in 2010 by Dark Age lead guitarist Jorn Schubert. Joining him is Gamma Ray's Dirk Schlachter on bass, guitarist Mikis Trimborn (Syndemic) and the vocal trio of Mirko Gluschke, Nina Jiers and Thorsten Schuck. In the studio, drum work was performed by Andre Schumann (Dark Age). Drummer Henjo Richter (Gamma Ray) provided a guest solo. The orchestration of the songs was a collaboration of Corvin Bahn and Schubert. The album was recorded and produced by Eike Freese at Hammerstudios.
Check out "Destined Ways" here: More...
German symphonic metal act Neopera posted a teaser clip for the band's upcoming debut album "Destined Ways." The album is set for release on July 11th via earMusic. The band previously released the lyric video for the track "The Marvel of Chimera," which can be heard at this location.
Check out the preview clip here: More...
German symphonic metal act Neopera posted a lyric video for the track "The Marvel of Chimera." The song is available now via iTunes and Spotify and will appear on the upcoming, yet untitled, debut release which is slated for release in 2014 via earMusic. More information on the album is expected soon.
Check out "The Marvel of Chimera" here: