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Also known as Sahara Dust (2002-2003)

Country: The Netherlands
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 2002

2002- Symphonic metal

Line-up

Current members:
2002-  Simone Simons - vocals
2002-  Mark Jansen - guitars, vocals
2002-  Coen Janssen - keyboards, piano
2007-  Ariën Van Weesenbeek - drums
2009-  Isaac Delahaye - guitars
2012-  Rob van der Loo - bass
Former musicians:
2002  Helena Iren Michaelsen - vocals
2002-2006  Jeroen Simons - drums
2002-2008  Ad Sluijter - guitar
2002-2012  Yves "Yvel" Huts - bass
Studio musicians:
2003-  Amanda Somerville - backing vocals
2006-2007  Ariën Van Weesenbeek - drums
2007-2009  Sascha Paeth - backing vocals
2009  Cloudy Yang - choir vocals
Live musicians:
2007  Koen Herfst - drums
2008  Amanda Somerville - vocals
2010  Oliver Palotai - keyboards
› 2011  -//-
Guest musicians:
2003  Annette Berryman - flute
2003  Olaf Reitmeier - acoustic guitars
› 2007  -//- acoustic guitars, choir vocals
› 2009  -//- choir vocals
2005  Roy "Khan" Sætre Khantatat - vocals
2007  Sander Gommans - vocals
2007  Jeff Wade - voice
2007  Gjalt Lucassen - voice
2009  Tony Kakko - vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

2003 | 8.6 The Phantom Agony
2005 | 8.4 Consign To Oblivion
2007 | 8.6 The Divine Conspiracy
2009 | 8.6 Design Your Universe
2012 | 7.6 Requiem For The Indifferent
2014 The Quantum Enigma
 
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Photo galleries

12.12.2012 Epica + Stream Of Passion - Sheffield, England, 12.12.12 by Talie Eigeland
07.11.2012 Epica, Alestorm, Insomnium - Bluebird Theater, Denver, CO, 07 NOV 2012 by D.T. Metal
09.10.2010 Epica: Design Your Universe Tour Pt. II - Aschaffenburg, Germany, 9 October 2010 by Promonex
04.06.2010 Toulouse Metal Fest - Toulouse - 04/06/2010 by Moocher
12.03.2010 Hammerfest II - Prestatyn, Wales, 12th-13th March 2010 by Baz Anderson
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Epica at the Bluebird Theater in Denver, CO - Nov. 2012


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
08.04.2014 Epica - New Single Released, Confirmed For Czyzynalia Festival
20.03.2014 Epica - New Lyric Video Online
14.03.2014 Epica - Releasing New Single
08.03.2014 Epica - Second Part Of New Album Studio Documentary
01.03.2014 Epica - First Part Of New Album Studio Documentary
16.02.2014 Epica - New Album Cover Art Unveiled
 
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Interviews
12.11.2012 with Coen Janssen
01.04.2004 with Mark Jansen [SBS]
04.11.2003 with Simone Simons [Vocals]
Articles
15.11.2012 Epica, Alestorm, Insomnium - Bluebird Theater, Denver, CO - 7.11.2012
12.11.2010 Epica - Aschaffenburg, Germany, 9th October 2010
02.12.2008 Epica: European Tour. Bergara, 16th November 2008

Concerts
30.04.2014 NED, Tilburg (4)
07.06.2014 NED, Landgraaf - Pinkpop Festival 2014 (1)
13.06.2014 AUT, Nickelsdrof - Nova Rock Festival 2014 - 10th Anniversary (5)
10.07.2014 CZE, Vizovice - Masters Of Rock 2014 (8)
08.08.2014 POR, Vagos - Vagos Open Air 2014 (12)
09.08.2014 CAN, Montreal, QC - Heavy MTL Festival (5)
15.08.2014 FRA, Saint Nolff - Motocultor 2014 (2)

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