French Heavy/Power Metal band, ÖBLIVÏON, (feat. former Nightmare members) have have signed with European label ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records. ÖBLIVÏON’s debut album ‘RESILIENCE‘, includes 11 tracks and was recorded, mixed and mastered by Pat Liotard (Nightmare, Now Or Never).
A first video trailer can be seen here:
ÖBLIVÏON is representing the “Dream Team” of Heavy Metal’s musicians in France ! Jo Amore, David Amore and Steff Rabilloud (3 former members of Nightmare) joined by Markus Fortunato, bassist 6-string soloist from metal-neoclassical (Fortunato, ex-MZ) and the shredder Flo Lagoutte – a new guitar hero – coming from the metal extreme scene (Forsaken World). Be ready for a Tsunami in the European power metal scene…
Jo Amore – Vocals (Now Or Never, Temple Of Dio, ex Nightmare)
David Amore – Drums & Machines (ex Nightmare)
Markus Fortunato – Bass (Fortunato, ex MZ)
Steff Rabilloud – Guitars (Urgent, Hey Stoopids, Eye On Maiden, exNightmare)
Florian Lagoutte – Guitars (ex Despairhate, ex Fenrir, Forsaken World)
Due to its original and timeless compositions, the quintet is proud to raise the flag of the melodic metal through solid, lyrical, powerful and excellent melodic songs, presenting by twin-guitars, hooks, unrestrained, speedy pace, with symphonic, progressive elements and great lyrics. When Classical Hard Rock meets a mix of modern sounding metal production.
On this first opus, the amazing voice of Jo Amore (Now Or Never, ex former member of Nightmare) has never been so crystalline and raging, magnified by the most charming melodies, he has never sung before, with a lyricism as its top.
“RESILIENCE” will blow the minds of lovers of Melodic Modern Power Metal. ÖBLIVÏON is the mighty force of a Power Metal raced and bloody as hell.