From: Groningen, Netherlands
Last Known Status: Active
Formed in 2002, Nemesea started out as a gothic metal band. It was formed by vocalist Manda Ophuis and guitarist Hendrik Jan de Jong. They now play in a more alternative rock style.
Nemesea Interviews and Features
Below are our features and interviews with Nemesea.
Quickly after releasing the debut album "Mana" in 2004, Dutch symphonic/alternative band Nemesea realized that they did not want to be another symphonic gothic metal band. After raising the cash through Sellaband, the band took a drastically different approach with the sophomore release "In Control." Adding electronic and alternative elements from the band member's personal influences, they created a sound that maintains a presence in the rock/metal scene, but which allows them to branch out into so many different avenues and reach fans of all likes.
Now, with the backing of Napalm Records, the band continues this progression with the forthcoming LP "The Quiet Resistance" (release date November 18, 2011) which adds even more influences to the sound that is still garnished with a dark edge with the assistance of After Forever keyboardist Joost van den Broek. Vocalist Manda checked in with Metal Underground to talk about the new album. More...