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A Dream Of Poe

From: Portugal
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Latest A Dream Of Poe News

Below is our complete A Dream Of Poe 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.

A Dream Of Poe Lining Up European Tour

A Dream of Poe has announced the band will be hitting the road in November, 2011 for a string of European tour dates alongside Helevorn and Bellator. The shows kick off on November 10th and will come to a close on November 19th, with the following three dates already confirmed:

Friday the 11th of November A Dream of Poe will be opening for the 11th Hour and Spina Bifida at the Dutch Doom Days festival in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Saturday the 12 pf November Helevorn will be climbing the stage with the Greek act Shattered Hope and many more bands to be confirmed.

Saturday the 19 of November the entire package will hit the stage in Lokeren (Belgium), together with the mighty Pantheist.

More dates and additional details will be made available shortly.

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A Dream Of Poe To Play Dutch Doom Days

A Dream of Poe has issued the following announcement about performing at the upcoming Dutch Doom Days festival:

"The Azorean Doom-Metal band A Dream of Poe is now confirmed to play at the international doom-metal festival Dutch Doom Days that will take place between November 11th and November 13th in Rotterdam, Netherlands. This is a giant step for A Dream of Poe since never, in the history of the Azorean Heavy Metal scene, a band made through from the local stages to the international stage!

"Dutch Doom Days started back in 2002 with a total of 6 bands including the doom-metal references Pantheist, Officium Triste and Jack Frost. The festival has been growing internationally with the inclusion of important bands of the doom-metal scene such as Evoken, Ataraxia, Reverend Bizarre, Mourning Beloveth, Isole, Saturnus, Pagan Altar, Esoteric.

"Dutch Doom Days is now the biggest and the most important festival on the doom-metal scene, being a reference all over the world! After 6 years and 5 words, A Dream Of Poe sees its efforts recognized with the invitation to play in such an important festival as Dutch Doom Days.

"This is the first date confirmed of our first European tour that will take place between the 10th and 19th of November. Soon, as other dates are confirmed, we will announce it. Until now the tour has the support of the Azorean Government, Bar/Pub Evolution and Insania Events."

You can also check out more information on the festival by heading over to this location.

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A Dream Of Poe Reveals Album Details

Portugal's A Dream of Poe has issued the following update about the band's new album:

"Finally the time has come! 'The Mirror of Deliverance' will be released on February 25th! The album comes in a nice and good looking Digipack with a 12 page booklet. It features 6 songs and it will cost €11 with shipping included. The digipack was designed by Augusto Peixoto. This first album was recorded between January and December 2010 and will be released by ARX Prod.

"All instruments were recorded by me, the vocals were recorded by João Melo and lyrics written by Paulo Pacheco. In the making of this album I had help from several guest musicians, they were Nelson Félix and Paulo Bettencourt on solos and António Neves and Paulo Pacheco on additional vocals.

"As you can see the new design is now online, it still needs some tweaks here and there but it’s pretty much completed, also, I have uploaded a 30 second sample from each song (except Lady of Shalott) to our player so you can have a sneak peek of the album."

The track list for this album is:

1. Neophyte
2. Os Vultos
3. Lady of Shalott
4. Liber XLIX
5. The Lost King of the Lyre
6. Chrysopoeia

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A Dream Of Poe Issues Album Update

A Dream of Poe has checked in with the following update about the band's new album:

"Hi all! It has been a while since my last update, but everything is fine, or almost as with the profile update to 3.0 this page became quite unreadable. I’m start working on a new design to be released as soon as I have a release date for the 'The Mirror of Deliverance' album.

"About the album, IT IS READY! The master will be sent tomorrow to ARX Prod which then will send it to the factory. As a reminder, this album will be released as a Digipack release and it will include a 12 page booklet! I’m expecting the album to be released until the end of February but will come back to you as soon as I have a release date. Happy new year everyone!"

You can also check out A Dream of Poe's music via the band's MySpace profile.

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A Dream Of Poe Comments On EP Release

Miguel Santos of Portugal's A Dream of Poe has checked in with the following update about the band after the release of a new EP:

"Hello all! And only one month after the release of 'Lady of Shalott' I’m really glad to announce that the EP was downloaded 647 times! I must admit that I really wasn’t expecting to reach that mark any soon! I remember that 'Sorrow For The Lost Lenore' took around 3 months to reach the 500 mark. For that I really want to thank everyone of you who have downloaded the EP and for all your support! Thank you very much!

"Beside the studio work we will now start rehearsing for the European Tour set for the first months of 2011 and for a possible mini-tour next November or December. Will keep you update about that possibility. Doom or be doomed!"

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A Dream Of Poe Announces New Album

Portugal's A Dream of Poe has issued the following update about releasing the album "The Mirror Of Deliverance" through Arx Productions:

"Hello all! A Dream of Poe has reach to an agreement with ARX Prod. from Ukraine to release our upcoming album called 'The Mirror of Deliverance' set to be released in October! Also I'm glad and honored to announce that the artwork for the upcoming album is being done by Augusto Peixoto which is an amazing artist and which I'm a big fan of his art! You can check is art here. Now it's time to go back to the studio to finish the vocals for 'The Mirror of Deliverance' album! Cheers!"

You can check out sample A Dream Of Poe tracks via the band's MySpace page.

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