Sabaton & Epica Wrap Up Their North American Tour at The Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan

Ryan Murray | Co-Owner | Chief Editor | Contributor All photos used above 📸 - Ryan Murray except for the latent image of Epica with the crowd - This 📸 goes to Jens De Vos Sabaton and Epica hit North America really hard with their 24-city tour, including their first large venue in Canada! … Continue reading Sabaton & Epica Wrap Up Their North American Tour at The Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan

Review of Epica’s “The Quantum Enigma”

Reviewed by Brian Kelman8/10/2014 The Quantum Enigma has met the band’s primary goal: ‘creating the album that could lift Epica up to the next level’. Epica has taken everything they have done well in the past and expanded on it. Simply put: The Quantum Enigma blows the doors off! The Quantum Enigma follows the usual symphonic metal formula followed by Epica (and most … Continue reading Review of Epica’s “The Quantum Enigma”

Review of Epica’s “Attack on Titan”

Reviewed by Zach Brehany 8/20/2018 Here’s a concept for you: take the soundtrack to a very popular anime and have a symphonic metal band record covers of four tracks from the show and add English lyrics. If you felt like you could be open minded or think it’s one of the greatest ideas ever conceived, … Continue reading Review of Epica’s “Attack on Titan”

Interview with Epica

—From our archives— *Older Interview* Interviewed by Jessica Clingempeel How did you come up with the name Epica?Is it because you think you’re epic, not to mention we think you are!We got the name from Kamelot’s album “Epica” They were in the studio when we recorded The Phantom Agony, we needed a name and stole … Continue reading Interview with Epica

Review of Epica’s “Retrospect“

Review by Brian Kelman© Ethereal Metal WebzineRetrospect: 10th AnniversaryThis review is for the 2 Blu-ray/3CD Retrospect concert performed live by the Dutch Symphonic Metal Band Epica in celebration of their 10th anniversary in Eindhoven, Netherlands on March 23, 2013. Joining the band on stage for this 3 hour extravaganza were the same orchestra and choir … Continue reading Review of Epica’s “Retrospect“

Interview with Ariën van Weesenbeek of Epica

Interviewed by Jessica Clingempeel© Ethereal Metal Webzine9/2/2016Your previous album, as told, was inspired by Science, mainly Physics. Will this new album take the same journey into the scientific realm as the holographic principle is a scientific concept?Ariën; I’d say it’s got more to do with science, or rather science fiction. The story, or rather the … Continue reading Interview with Ariën van Weesenbeek of Epica