Epica - The Solace System (Nuclear Blast Records)

Epica release a captivating and intriguing EP in the wake of The Holographic Principle
Release Date: 
1 Sep 2017 (All day)

Dutch symphonic power metal giants

Epica - The Holographic Principle (Nuclear Blast Records)

Epica deliver a magnified volume of their iconic glorious symphonic metal style in The Holographic Principle.
Release Date: 
30 Sep 2016 (All day)

Dutch symphonic metal maestros Epica are set to unveil their seventh studio album T

Epica’s new album The Quantum Enigma will blow your mind, says Simone Simons

Simone Simons is one of the most recognisable women in metal: a vivacious, flame-haired beauty and soprano who has fronted Dutch sextet Epica for over a decade. Now, at just 29, she’s leading Epica into a new era of profound music with their stunning (and of course, epic) new record, The Quantum Enigma.

You could call Simone Simons the epitome of the modern woman as she chats to me from her home in Germany, the first in a bevy of press calls she will be making this morning to talk

Epica: Power & Elegance

Deadlines Are Often Thrown Overboard....

Over the past ten years, Simone Simons has had the world at her feet as the vocalist for Dutch symphonic masters Epica; the classicall

Epica, Threat Signal, Blackguard: Live stream of concert this February

The 5 February concert at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin featuring Epica, Threat Signal and Blackguard will be streamed live!




Epica - Design Your Universe (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

Imagine if there was a power metal version of Dave Mustaine, except he was a she and that she wasn't ugly. Well, it's worth thinking about as the beautiful, flame-haired Simone Simons voice takes flight on what will be considered Epica's breakthrough album.

I’m always torn about Epica; in their early days I considered them to be an ego-driven After Forever rip-off, treading the line between gothic and power meta

Epica - The Classical Conspiracy (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

Capturing a mix of Epica metal infused with an orchestra, The Classical Conspiracy is a musical performance that has to be heard.

Never being one to confine to a single genre, Holland's Epica have always infused different elements within their music such as gothic metal, death metal and symphony. The