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Can you believe November is already over ? It means it’s time for our monthly Epic Recap !

DESIGN YOUR UNIVERSE 10TH ANNIVERSARY SHOWS

The band played the last two shows of the Latin American tour in Colombia and Costa Rica. They will be back in May for the rescheduled show in Chile.

02 Nov 2019 – Royal Center, Bogota, Colombia
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03 Nov 2019 – Pepper’s Club, San Jose, Costa Rica
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NEW SHOWS

The postponed show in Santiago de Chile will eventually take place on May 28th 2020 (buy tickets). The band also announced a second Summer festival in 2020 : Rock the Castle in Verona (Italy) on July 4th 2020 (buy tickets).

PRESS

Last month, Epica was on the cover of the Brazilian magazine Rock Meeting. You can see the scans and read the article (in Portuguese) in our gallery.

PHOTOSHOOTS


In November, Simone shared 3 new photos for Natasha Denona (here), 2 stunning photos by Zoë Noble (here), 8 new photos by Pauline Darley (here) and 4 promo pictures for Epica’s Christmas sweater (here). For Black Friday, Tim Tronckoe posted a catalogue with new prints from the PORTRAITS session, including 4 low quality pictures of Simone (here).

THE ESSENCE OF EPICA

SPOILER ALERT ! DON’T WATCH THESE VIDEOS IF YOU WANT TO BE SURPRISED !

The Essence of Epica will be released in a few days, and the band shared an unboxing video here on Facebook. Simone posted another video on Instagram and you can watch it here.

CHRISTMAS MERCHANDISING

The band released a new sweater and ornaments to celebrate Christmas ! You can buy them here.

BEHIND THE SCENES

Simone posted bloopers from the shooting of the “Martyr of the Free Word (Acoustic)” music video on Instagram. You can watch this funny video here.

SOCIAL NETWORKS

At the beginning of the month, Simone reached 300k followers on Instagram. To celebrate this milestone, she was live for 30 minutes and answered some questions. You can watch the video here.

This month, Simone shared pictures and articles for “Movember”, to raise awareness of men’s health issues. You can see the pictures here.

LACUNA COIL CONCERT

On November 8th, Simone attended Lacuna Coil’s concert at LKA Longhorn in Stuttgart with her son Vincent. Simone and her good friend Cristina Scabbia shared a few pictures on Instagram, including a drawing Vincent made for Cristina. So cute ! You can see the pictures here.

8th ALBUM WRITING CAMP

The whole band spent a few days in the Netherlands to work on demos for the upcoming 8th studio album. Simone, Coen and Isaac shared a lot of pictures, and we can’t wait to hear the new songs ! You can see the pictures here.

See you next month for our 3rd Epic Recap !