EPICA Interviewed In New York City; Video Available
February 12, 2010
Frank of Metal Injection conducted an interview with vocalist Simone Simons and guitarist/vocalist Mark Jansen of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA when the band played the Gramercy Theatre in New York City on January 29, 2010. Watch the chat below.
Keyboardist Coen Janssen was forced to sit out EPICA's current North American headlining tour because of "personal reasons." He was replaced by Simone's boyfriend Oliver Palotai (KAMELOT, SONS OF SEASONS, DORO).
EPICA's latest album, "Design Your Universe", landed at position No. 12 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.