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Epica is Back!!

If you are like me and began to lose hope for the band after the last album, this will definitely redeem them in your mind. It's epic, heavy, and beautiful!

Great Song By A Great Band

This is the way Epica should sound all the time... With a choir and orchestra!!

The vocals, grunts, keys, guitars and everything else sound amazing. I like how Epica can always find ways to make their music fresh but still hold true to their roots. This song is that way


Can't wait till their album comes out :) sooo excited


Formed: 2003 in Reuver, Netherlands

Genre: Metal

Years Active: '00s

Originally calling themselves Sahara Dust, Holland's Epica formed in early 2003 when After Forever guitarist Mark Jansen decided to break away from the group he had helped found in order to start an operatic metal project all his own. After drafting teenaged mezzo-soprano Simone Simons, guitarist Ad Sluijter, keyboardist Coen Janssen, bassist Yves Huts, and drummer Jeroen Simons, Epica entered Wolfsburg, Germany's Gate Studio with a classically trained choir and...
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The Essence of Silence - Single, Epica
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  • $1.29
  • Genres: Metal, Music, Rock
  • Released: Mar 18, 2014

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