Brazilian metallers ALMAH presents its first best-of compilation ever “WITHIN THE LAST ELEVEN LINES” that represents highlights of the band’s history established almost ten years ago by ex-Angra singer Edu Falaschi.
It’s a digital release available worldwide online and the songs were selected basing on Almah fans preferences around the globe and give an opportunity to review the most representative stuff from four albums released by the band worldwide in the period of 2006-2013.
The compilation is available via iTunes, CD Baby and other digital stores worldwide. Besides albums’ tracks it includes extended bonus section with such covers as Moonlight Serenade and Pegasus Fantasy for the first time available worldwide.
Track list is as follows:
01. Wings of Revolution
02. Days of the New
03. Beyond Tomorrow
06. Living and Drifting
09. Warm Wind
10. Trace of Trait
11. Birds of Prey
12. Pegasus Fantasy (Bonus Track)
13. The Sign of Glory (Bonus Track)
14. Supermind (Bonus Track)
15. Moonlight Serenade (Bonus Track)
In the meantime, the musicians are composing songs for the next studio effort of the band and playing shows in various cities in Brazil. On September 10 Almah will perform at ProgPower Festival in USA, the tickets are available.
Foto: Danillo Facchini Photography & Retouch
Brazilian singer and composer EDU FALASCHI announces celebration of the 25th Anniversary of his musical career this year with a series of various activities worldwide including special events and releases. Falaschi will present to the fans all around the globe the most glorious moments of his professional life.
The first anniversary activities confirmed are a best-of acoustic CD release and an international Edu Falaschi’s anniversary tour. The best-of CD, as-yet-untitled, will include acoustic versions of the most significant songs of Falaschi’s career as a frontman of his former band Angra and nowadays Almah, all the material was rearranged for the voice with piano, acoustic guitar and orchestra.
Edu Falaschi started his career in 1990 in the band Mitrium and since then the musician has issued 14 studio albums and has got a worldwide fame with such achievements as the Golden disc, the best metal composer and singer of the world awards, more than one million CDs sold, countless world tours and recognition of fans worldwide especially in Japan, Europe and South America.
At the moment Edu Falaschi is composing new songs together with his mates from ALMAh to come up with new release yet in 2015. Further details about the 25th career anniversary CD and shows as well as the other activities will be announced soon.
The demo single of the song “Chamber of Wisdom” from the upcoming Metal Opera “The Legend of Valley Doom” with participation of Edu Falaschi (Almah, ex-Angra) is available for streaming on Sondcloud of the German Legacy Magazine, check it out below. To purchase the track visit the official website of the opera (it will be also available on iTunes, Sportify, etc soon), here.
Besides Falaschi, the following musicians recorded the song: Jonas Heidgert (Dragonland) – vocals, Jimmy Hedlund (Falconer) – guitars, Marius Danielsen – guitars and bass, Peter Danielsen – orchestrations. The drums are still to be recorded by Ramy Ali (Freedom Call) for the album version while the demo was created with programmed drums.
“The Legend of Valley Doom” is a metal opera by Norwegian musician Marius Danielsen with paticipation of such musicians as Tim Ripper Owens, Mark Boals, Elisa Martin, Timo Tolkki, Ross the Boss, Lars Rettkowitz, Chris Caffery, among others.
site oficial: http://www.mariusdanielsen.com/
facebook oficial: http://www.facebook.com/valleydoom
Brazilian singer and composer Edu Falaschi (ALMAH, ex-ANGRA) for the first time in his career collaborated with a Russian band and recorded a guest vocal part for the self-titled debut album of heavy/power/folk metal band STILVERLIGHT from Saint-Petersburg.
One can hear Edu’s voice in “Open Your Eyes” composition in a vocal fight with the band’s singer Max Palanin. The album will have its digital release on November 28, 2014 at Power Prog label (Germany).
STILVERLIGHT was formed in 2009. Their sound can be described as “unique styled Melodic Power Metal with multifarious influences”. Elements from Thrash, Folk, Heavy and Speed Metal can be clearly perceived and give the whole thing a very interesting and special touch. A well known Ukrainian producer and engineer Max Morton (Morton band) was responsible for the mixing and mastering.
Igor Radomsky (guitars): “I’m really happy that Edu accepted our invitation to participate in our first album!I am a huge fan of his singing in Angra and I really like Almah.”
Max Palanin (vocals, guitars): “It’s incredible! I can hardly describe this special feeling when you hear this song that just little time ago was played in a garage rehearsal room and today it’s sung by a rock metal legend! It is a big honour for us all”.
“Stilverlight” Tracklist: 01. Unforgotten 02. Bring The Flame 03. Fragile Lie 04. A New Day Will Come 05. A Quest For Life 06. One Night Before The Winter 07. Decide And Believe 08. Shadowcave 09. Show Me The Miracle 10. Nothing But Ruins 11. Open Your Eyes.
Power Prog http://www.powerprog.net/releases_stilverlight_stilverlight.html
Edu Falaschi http://www.edufalaschi.com.br
Foto: Danillo Facchini Photography & Retouch
Brazilian singer, composer and producer EDU FALASCHI (ALMAH, ex-ANGRA) has recently recorded his vocal part for the second album of “all-stars” project STARDUST REVERIE “Proclamation of Shadows”. Edu participates in a song “Resemblance” (based on Emily Bronte’s “Wuthering Heights”).
STARDUST REVERIE is an international project established by Spanish musician and composer Victor Banner. Such world stars as Graham Bonnet, Dougie White, Bill Hudson, Zak Stevens and others are participating in the recording sessions of “Proclamation of Shadows”. The album is planned to be released in March 2015. Learn more about Stardust Reverie at this location.
Meanwhile, Edu Falaschi has started to prepare new material for the next CD of his band ALMAH besides work at a special project for 2015. Learn more about Edu Falaschi activities: http://www.edufalaschi.com.br
Brazilian metallers ALMAH, led by ex-ANGRA singer Edu Falaschi, have released a new video clip, the first one for the album “Unfold”, released in 2013 by Scarlet Records. The band has chosen “Believer”, the most requested song by ALMAH fans to play live. The video contains parts of the shows and some moments from the road and backstage.
Check it out below:
The live footage was done during Unfold World Tour 2013-2014 in partnership with ‘Under Control Filmes’ (Brazil) and it will be the 3rd video made by that producer company.
ALMAH was established in 2006 by Edu Falaschi who was ANGRA’s frontman at that time. The band launched 4 albums worldwide and the latest studio effort ‘Unfold’ was released at the end of 2013 via Scarlet Records. In September 2013 the band took part in Rock In Rio Festival followed by European co-headlining tour with Secret Sphere (Italy). The first half of 2014 ALMAH spent in an extensive tour over Brazil. Recently, the band was confirmed for Prog Power USA 2014 (Thursday kick-off).
Brazilian metal band ALMAH has been recently confirmed as one of the participants of ProgPower USA 2015 festival (kick-off show) that will take place in September 2015, Atlanta/USA. It will be the USA debut for the Brazilian metallers who already performed in various European and Latin America countries, and Japan over its 8-years history.
ProgPower USA is a progressive and power metal festival held annually in the United States since 2001. Its most recent edition was held at Center Stage, Atlanta, GA on September 10 – 13, 2014. The festival’s band selection process focuses on quality over quantity. ProgPower USA gives bands that have never performed in the States a chance to be presented to North American audience. During its history the festival has hosted over 70 bands’ USA debuts including Blind Guardian, Gamma Ray, Nightwish, and Stratovarius. And now it’s ALMAH’s turn.
ALMAH was established in 2006 by Edu Falaschi who was ANGRA’s frontman at that time. The band launched 4 albums worldwide. The latest studio effort ‘Unfold’ was released at the end of 2013 via Scarlet Records. The material was recorded in São Paulo, Brazil and mixed and mastered by Damien Rainaud at Darth Mader Music in Los Angeles, California.
In September 2013 the band took part in the world famous Rock In Rio Festivaland in November 2013 Almah played European co-headlining tour with Secret Sphere (Italy). On February 2014 ‘Unfold’ was released in Japan with 2 exclusive bonus tracks via King Records. The first half of 2014 ALMAH spent in an extensive tour over Brazil.
For further info: http://www.almah.com.br