GATHERING OF KINGS is a Swedish melodic rock Phenomena/Avantasia-type-super project. Extremely inspired by the melodic hard rock scene of the 80's, 14 well selected world class musicians will take part on the upcoming debut album.
The yet untitled album will be produced, mixed and mastered by Thomas "Plec" Johansson (Watain, Onslaught, Scar Symmetry, Solution. 45, The Night Flight Orchestra) at The Panic Room in Skövde, Sweden.
"Plec" has managed to fill his studio walls with multiple platinum and gold record awards as well as taking home three Swedish Grammy awards.
The first single is ready to be released and it will include following artists:
Björn Strid - Lead Vocals (Soilwork, The Night Flight Orchestra)
Erik Mårtensson - Background Vocals, Rhythm Guitar (Eclipse, W.E.T, Nordic Union, Ammunition)
Victor Olsson - Lead Guitar (Saffire)
Nalle Påhlsson - Bass (Therion, Treat, Last Autumn's Dream)
Richard Larsson - Keyboards (The Night Flight Orchestra)
Robban Bäck - Drums (Mustasch, Eclipse, Sabaton, W.E.T, Ammunition)
The remaining Kings of the album:
Rick Altzi - Vocals (Masterplan, At Vance, Herman Frank)
Apollo Papathanasio - Vocals (Spiritual Beggars, Firewind)
Tobias Jansson - Vocals (Saffire)
Niclas Engelin - Guitar (In Flames, Engel)
Stefan Helleblad - Guitar (Within Temptation, Jono)
Martin Sweet - Guitar (Crashdiet, Sister)
Chris Laney - Guitar (Randy Piper's Animal, Laney's Legion)
Jonas Källsbäck - Drums (The Night Flight Orchestra, Mean Streak)
Stay tuned for more details!