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Also known as Thundercross ('93-'95), Rhapsody ('95-'06)

Country: Italy
Label: AFM Records

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Formed in: 1993

1993- Symphonic power metal

Line-up

Current members:
1993-  Alex Staropoli - keyboards
1995-  Fabio Lione - vocals
2000-  Alex Holzwarth - drums
2011-  Roberto De Micheli - guitars
2011-  Oliver Holzwarth - bass
Former musicians:
1993-1995  Andrea Furlan - bass
1993-1995  Cristiano Adacher - vocals
1993-1999  Daniele "Lerd'rummer" Carbonera - drums
1993-2011  Luca Turilli - guitars
1995-2001  Alessandro Lotta - bass
2003-2011  Patrice Guers - bass
2011-2013  Tom Hess - guitars
2013  Hao Wang - backing vocals
Studio musicians:
2001  Tobias Sammet - backing vocals
2001  Oliver Hartmann - backing vocals
2001  Previn Moore - backing vocals
2002-2011  Dominique Leurquin - guitars
2006  Enrico Bertoni - bass
Live musicians:
2000-2011  Dominique Leurquin - guitars
2011  Roberto De Micheli - guitars
Guest musicians:
1997  Paul Hendrick - theremin
1997  Sascha Paeth - bass
› 2002  -//- bass, guitars
1997  Robert Hunecke-Rizzo - bass
1997-2002  Sir Jay Lansford - narration
2000  Brandon Lavigne - tin whistle
2000-2002  Thunderforce - drums
2004  Christopher Lee - narration, vocals
› 2007  -//-
› 2010  -//- narration
2013  Matjaz Zobec - backing vocals
2013  Paola Marra - backing vocals
2013  Noemi Boros - backing vocals
2013  Manuel Staropoli - baroque flute, baroque oboe, duduk

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1997 | 8.4 Legendary Tales
1998 | 8.5 Symphony Of Enchanted Lands
2000 | 8.6 Dawn Of Victory
2001 | 8.2 Rain Of A Thousand Flames
2002 | 8.5 Power Of The Dragonflame
2004 | 7.7 The Dark Secret [EP]
2004 | 8.1 Symphony Of Enchanted Lands II - The Dark Secret
2006 | 7.5 Triumph Or Agony
2010 | 8.1 The Frozen Tears Of Angels
2010 | 7.9 The Cold Embrace Of Fear - A Dark Romantic Symphony [EP]
2011 | 8.1 From Chaos To Eternity
2013 | 7 Dark Wings Of Steel
 
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Photo galleries

12.08.2011 Bloodstock Open Air - Catton Hall, England, 12th-14th August 2011 by Baz Anderson
05.08.2011 Wacken Open Air 2011 - Day 2: Friday by Promonex




News / Concerts / Interviews

News
14.02.2014 Rhapsody Of Fire - Release New Video
24.11.2013 Rhapsody Of Fire - Release New Album Previews
20.11.2013 Rhapsody Of Fire - Premiere Another New Song
04.11.2013 Rhapsody Of Fire - Premiere New Song
08.10.2013 Rhapsody Of Fire - New Album Trailer Online
16.09.2013 Rhapsody Of Fire - Unveil New Album Cover Art And Tracklist
 
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Interviews
09.12.2013 with Alex Staropoli

Concerts
16.04.2014 GER, Nürnberg
17.04.2014 GER, Hamburg
19.04.2014 SWE, Malmö
20.04.2014 SWE, Gothenburg
21.04.2014 SWE, Stockholm (2)
23.04.2014 FIN, Helsinki
29.06.2014 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2014 (12)
10.07.2014 GER, Ballenstedt - Rockharz Open Air 2014 (2)
15.08.2014 SWE, Falun - Rockstad: Falun 2014

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