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Anneke Van Giersbergen

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Yet another year has elapsed, heralding the forthcoming iteration of the esteemed Wave Gotik Treffen. This year’s instalment commemorates the event’s 31st edition. Scheduled to transpire from the 17th to the 20th of May, it is poised to stand as an exemplary gathering. Presently, a roster of 164 bands has been confirmed, with the potential [...]

April 7, 2024 João Osório Previews Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Just over a month before the next Wave Gotik Treffen takes place, new band confirmations continue to emerge for the 2024 edition. The organizers of the Wave Gotik Treffen announced the confirmation of the bands Diva Destruction (USA) – an exclusive European-Show celebrating 20 years, A Projection (S), Terence Fixmer (F), Kellermensch (DK), Vive La [...]

April 7, 2024 João Osório News Comments Off on Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024: Bands and other news!

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024: Bands and other news!

The 31st Wave-Gotik Meeting in Leipzig is set to transpire from May 17th to May 20th, 2024. This renowned event, held during the Pentecost weekend, offers a diverse array of activities including concerts, readings, lectures, films, classical performances, sightseeing, and parties throughout the city, traditionally draped in black attire. Expecting around 20,000 attendees, it serves [...]

February 22, 2024 João Osório News Comments Off on Wave Gotik Treffen 2024: Bands and other news!

Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

PROGNOSIS festival took place in  Eindhoven (Netherlands) on the 22nd – 23rd, 2019 The organizers of the “Prognosis” festival were once again aiming high. They invited and succeeded to gather the ‘crème-de-la-crème’ of the prog metal scene, mixing it with some other genres. Visitors from all over Europe travelled to see bands such as LEPROUS [...]

April 4, 2019 Uta Arnold Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

After a very convincing performance at VOA 2017 past August, Epica will be returning to Portugal before the end of the year. This time, the band comes to perform as headlining act on a double date, where the legion of followers will be able to see Simone Simons and Co more closely, on the stages [...]

November 7, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

Vuur release debut single Days Go By – London

Vuur release debut single Days Go By – London

“Days Go By – London” will be part of the band’s debut studio album. VUUR is a group founded by Anneke Van Giersbergen (Gentle Storm, ex-The Gathering) and its a project that represents her heavy metal side. In the band’s official bio, it says: In early 2016, Anneke decided for the sake of clarity to [...]

June 6, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Vuur release debut single Days Go By – London