Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA will take part in a signing session on Friday, April 18 at Rasputin Records in Mountain View, California between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
The address is as follows:
630 San Antonio Ave.
Mountain View, California 94070
In other news, Amanda Somerville the American singer-songwriter and vocal coach who has been tapped to replace EPICA vocalist Simone Simons on the band's North American tour with SYMPHONY X due to Simons' ongoing health issues has posted another update to her video tour diary. Watch the footage below.
Simons was recently infected with Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA),also known as the hospital bacteria.
A Michigan native, Amanda has resided and worked mainly in Germany and the Netherlands since 1999. She has collaborated with several bands in the metal scene (EDGUY, AFTER FOREVER, EPICA, KAMELOT, etc.) along with producers Sascha Paeth and Miro, and co-wrote the rock opera "Aina". Her own music is of the pop-rock genre and she is currently focusing on her solo career.
Amanda Somerville's video tour diary - Day 4:
EPICA performing the song "The Obsessive Devotion" in New York City on April 5, 2008: