A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. In 1997 the band changed its name to Rhapsody. Biografie Die Band wurde 1993 unter dem Namen, Rhapsody of Fire (ehem. Hess had actually joined the band in December 2010, recording all the rhythm guitar parts and contributing several solos for From Chaos to Eternity. Play as much music as you want on your computer, mobile or home audio system. Die Band selbst bezeichnet ihre Musik aufgrund zahlreicher Einflüsse bekannter Soundtrack-Komponisten seit der The Dark Secret-EP als …, Rhapsody of Fire (ehem. Rhapsody Band. In 1993, Luca Turilli decided to create a symphonic metal band with the vision of integrating classical music elements with metal. Rhapsody) ist eine italienische Power-Metal-Band, die Elemente der klassischen Musik sowie der Filmmusik in ihrer Musik verbindet. In early summer 2001, Rhapsody toured through South America and Europe. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Juni 2012 veröffentlicht. [20] Album artwork and the track listings for the new album, titled Into the Legend, were revealed in November 2015. I'm not a huge fan of RHAPSODY OF FIRE because I find it to be cheesy power metal (castles and dragons, mythology, things in that vein), but some of the tracks on this album are musically impressive. [27] The album was released on May 26, 2017. Luca Turilli concentrated on his solo albums, Fabio Lione collaborated with Vision Divine and Kamelot, Alex Holzwarth collaborated with his brother Oliver, and Staropoli also announced his plans to record a solo album. Christopher Lee also sang with the band as a guest with Fabio Lione in the song "The Magic of the Wizard's Dream". Aus urheberrechtlichen Gründen musste sich die Band im Jahr 2003 in RHAPSODY OF FIRE umbenennen. ", "To this day, our guests still RAVE about how great our band was! We have been spreading the word to all of our friends and family about how great you were to work with! As your browser speaks English, would you like to change your language to English? [28], The new lineup performed for the first time at the Trieste Summer Rock Festival at the castle of San Giusto on July 29, 2017 in Trieste, Italy. Songwriting for a followup to Dark Wings of Steel began in the Fall of 2014. [10], On August 16, 2011, Rhapsody of Fire announced the friendly departure of long-time guitarist, songwriter and founding member Luca Turilli, along with bassist Patrice Guers. Rhapsody of Fire (formerly known as Rhapsody) is an Italian symphonic power metal band formed by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli, widely seen as a pioneer of the symphonic power metal subgenre. It continued the third part of the Emerald Sword Saga, and the orchestra still played an important part of the album, with songs such as "Lux Triumphans", "The Village of Dwarves" and "The Bloody Rage of the Titans", played beside more bombastic melodies as "Dawn of Victory", "Triumph for My Magic Steel", "Dargor, Shadowlord of the Black Mountain" and "Holy Thunderforce". [4], In 2011, following the release of their album From Chaos to Eternity which concluded The Dark Secret Saga, and after 18 years as co-leader of the band, Turilli left Rhapsody of Fire (on good terms) to form a new Rhapsody band, Luca Turilli's Rhapsody, along with two other members who left with him, Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers. Hess began touring with the band starting in 2011. "Rhapsody was incredible. 31 weitere Fotos, Bild hinzufügen Rhapsody found new vocalist Fabio Lione, the former vocalist of Labyrinth and Athena, who was known for the depth and power of his voice in his songs. Symphony of Enchanted Lands II was a follow-up to the Emerald Sword Saga called The Dark Secret Saga. The band was formed in 1993 under the name Thundercross. As well as the standard edition, it was released as a "special limited deluxe digipak" which included two bonus tracks and a 32-page booklet, and on vinyl.[7]. 31 more photos, Add image Click below to search our inventory and order online … You kept us dancing and helped make our wedding a day to remember! Rhapsody of Fire (formerly known as Rhapsody) is an Italian symphonic power metal band formed by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli, widely seen as a pioneer of the symphonic power metal subgenre. [17], Bassist Oliver Holzwarth left the band in August 2014. Tag Galerie mit 14 Bildern: Rhapsody - 70000 Tons Of Metal 2018 - 1. In June 2008, Luca Turilli reported on the band's official website about a "hard legal fight with Magic Circle Music and his main representative Mr. Joey DeMaio". Nachdem die Band in Alessandro Conti einen neuen Sänger gefunden und einen Vertrag mit Nuclear Blast unterschrieben hatte, begann Luca an einem neuen Album „Ascending To Infinity“ zu arbeiten. Keyboardist/songwriter Alex Staropoli adds, "The name Rhapsody of Fire better represents the energy that has always been present in this band and its music.". +49 7162 9280 26 (Mo-Fr 8-19, Sa 10-14). The whole night was perfect!!! The new album showed Rhapsody in a whole new light, with a more aggressive style and sped-up tempo. [18] Sala had previously been a bandmate of Roby De Micheli in the band Sinestesia.[19]. 43 more photos, Javascript is required to view shouts on this page. [21] The album was released in January 2016. Rhapsody of Fire is known for its conceptual lyrics that constitute a fantasy story throughout all of their albums from 1997 to 2011. Power of the Dragonflame was released in February 2002 and saw incredible success around the world. A Symphonic Power Metal band from Italy that eventually split into Rhapsody of Fire and Luca Turilli's Rhapsody. 43 weitere Fotos, Du möchtest keine Anzeigen sehen? [11] With the departure of Turilli, Tom Hess became the lead guitarist of the band. The lyrics on the album (written by Turilli) often refer to mystical medieval folklore and the heroic valor of those times and are centered around high fantasy, highlighting in particular the everlasting fight between good and evil.[6]. Oliver Holzwarth, brother of drummer Alex Holzwarth, was announced to be Guers' replacement on September 1, 2011. "The power of the Dragonflame will burn brighter than ever before," says guitarist/songwriter Luca Turilli. They performed with Stratovarius and Sonata Arctica in Spring 2000 supported by their new drummer Alex Holzwarth. [4] The band's website goes into further detail: However, Nuclear Blast stated that the album would not be released until April 30. Rhapsody incorporated classical music, baroque and heavy metal styles in a subgenre they call "film score metal" due to its resemblance to movie soundtracks. Event hinzufügen Scrobbeln bedeutet, dass Last.fm die von dir gehörte Musik erfasst und automatisch in dein Musikprofil einträgt. Rhapsody, Syracuse, New York. Add image On April 15, 2011 it was announced that Tom Hess had become Rhapsody of Fire's second guitarist. Alex Staropoli arbeitet weiterhin unter dem Namen RHAPSODY OF FIRE, während Luca unter dem Namen LUCA TURILLI’S RHAPSDODY seine Wege geht. Einige der von Benutzern eingestellten Texte auf dieser Seite unterliegen der Creative-Commons-Attribution/Share-Alike-Lizenz; es können weitere Bedingungen zutreffen. Dark Wings of Steel was released at the end of the year[16] and was the band's first album not to be based on the band's fantasy saga, The Algalord Chronicles, which spanned from Legendary Tales to From Chaos to Eternity. The album was recorded in Germany by the well known producer Sascha Paeth (Heaven's Gate), who also helped Rhapsody with their bass parts. We had people coming to us all night raving about the band! [citation needed], With these four members, the band started recording their debut album, Legendary Tales, which was released in 1997. Rhapsody combines your musical preferences with an elegant, high energy presentation that is sure to make your event spectacular.… Join us at our next live band showcase. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Sag uns deine Meinung, Rhapsody of Fire (ehem. Having accepted the offer, the band soon began promoting their music and started recording their second demo, Eternal Glory. Scrobbling is when Last.fm tracks the music you listen to and automatically adds it to your music profile. Over 25 million songs globally in every possible genre. If you ever need any recommendations, please contact us! Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. After using the moniker of Rhapsody for nearly ten years, the band changed their name to Rhapsody of Fire in 2006 due to trademark issues. Or see other languages. Creative-Commons-Attribution/Share-Alike-Lizenz. [14] On May 3, 2013, a second live album was released, titled Live – From Chaos to Eternity, recorded during the European dates of their From Chaos to Eternity World Tour 2012. Turilli has said in interviews that both Thundercross and the early Rhapsody material were heavily influenced by Helloween, Crimson Glory and Manowar's style of heavy metal, and that Yngwie Malmsteen and Jason Becker were a big influence from a guitar playing perspective. 1997 wurde das Debütalbum „Legendary Tales“ veröffentlicht. Rain of a Thousand Flames served as a bridge between the last part of the Emerald Sword Saga and Power of the Dragonflame. Direkt zur Shout-Seite gehen. Die Band selbst bezeichnet ihre Musik aufgrund zahlreicher Einflüsse bekannter Soundtrack-Komponisten seit der The Dark Secret-EP als „Film Score Metal“ (ehemals „Symphonic Epic Hollywood Metal“). During this period of time, they went through a few bassist changes in their lineup. Zur Startseite. In the years that followed, Turilli, Staropoli and Lione developed their new sound even more with their second album, Symphony of Enchanted Lands, in 1998, having been joined by bass player Alessandro Lotta.