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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-  Alessandro "Alex" Staropoli - keyboards
1993-1995  Roberto De Micheli - guitars
› 2011-  -//-
2015-  Alessandro Sala - bass
2016-  Giacomo Voli - vocals
Former musicians:
1993-1995  Cristiano Adacher - vocals
1993-1995  Andrea Furlan - bass
1993-1999  Daniele Carbonera - drums
1993-2011  Luca Turilli - guitars
1995-2001  Alessandro Lotta - bass
1995-2016  Fabio Lione - vocals
2000-2016  Alex Holzwarth - drums
2003-2011  Patrice Guers - bass
2011-2013  Tom Hess - guitars
2011-2014  Oliver Holzwarth - bass
Studio musicians:
2001  Oliver Hartmann - backing vocals
2001  Previn Moore - backing vocals
2001  Tobias Sammet - backing vocals
2002-2011  Dominique Leurquin - guitars
2006  Enrico Bertoni - bass
2013  Hao Wang - backing vocals
Live musicians:
2000-2011  Dominique Leurquin - guitars
2011  Roberto De Micheli - guitars
Guest musicians:
1997  Paul Hendrick - theremin
1997  Robert Hunecke-Rizzo - bass
1997  Sascha Paeth - bass
› 2002  -//- bass, guitars
1997-2002  Sir Jay Lansford - narration
2000  Brandon Lavigne - tin whistle
2000-2002  Thunderforce - drums
2004  Christopher Lee - narration, vocals
› 2007  -//-
› 2010  -//- narration
2013  Manuel Staropoli - baroque flute, baroque oboe, duduk
2013  Noemi Boros - backing vocals
2013  Paola Marra - backing vocals
2013  Matjaz Zobec - backing vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1997 | 8.4 Legendary Tales
1998 | 8.6 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 From Chaos To Eternity
2013 | 6.8 Dark Wings Of Steel
2016 | 7.8 Into The Legend
 
Detailed discography ››

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
21.11.2016 Rhapsody - Announce 20th Anniversary Reunion Farewell Tour
11.11.2016 Rhapsody Of Fire - Reveal New Singer
10.10.2016 Rhapsody Of Fire - Drummer Alex Holzwarth Leaves
29.09.2016 Rhapsody Of Fire - Fabio Lione Quits The Band
02.08.2016 Rhapsody Of Fire - Cancelled The Show In Tel Aviv, Internal Struggles
21.01.2016 Rhapsody Of Fire - To Tour Indonesia For The First Time
 
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Interviews
09.12.2013 with Alex Staropoli

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Forum topics

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13d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Reveal New Singer in News   (19)
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58d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Fabio Lione Quits The Band in News   (23)
62d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - The Cold Embrace Of Fear - A Dark Romantic Symphony in Reviews   (48)
66d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Cancelled The Show In Tel Aviv, Internal Struggles in News   (11)
73d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Into The Legend in Reviews   (38)
162d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Dark Wings Of Steel in Albums   (23)
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316d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - To Tour Indonesia For The First Time in News   (1)
323d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Share New Song in News   (22)
350d ago Rhapsody Of Fire - Release New Lyric Video in News   (9)
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