French power metallers NIGHTMARE recently entered the studio to begin recording their new album, “The Burden Of God” (formerly “Mercury Rain”), to be released on May 18 through AFM Records. The CD was laid down at the Peek studios in the south of France with producer Patrick Liotard.
A new behind-the-scenes video clip from the studio featuring guest vocalist Magali Luyten (EPYSODE, BEAUTIFUL SIN, VIRUS IV) and new NIGHTMARE guitarist Matt Asselberghs (who recently replaced Jean-Christophe “J.C.” Lefevre) can be seen below.
“One Night Of Insurrection”, the first-ever live DVD/CD from NIGHTMARE, was released in February 2011 via AFM Records. The set was filmed/recorded in Grenoble, France and contains NIGHTMARE‘s special 30th-anniversary show, including guest appearances by the band’s former members. Also included us footage of NIGHTMARE‘s performance at Summerblast in Israel.
“Insurrection”, the seventh album from NIGHTMARE, was released on September 11, 2009 via Germany’s AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Peek studio in France with Patrick Liotard and at U3multimedia and Indiscreet Studios in Stuttgart, Germany with Achim Köhler (PRIMAL FEAR, EDGUY, MASTERPLAN). The follow-up to 2007’s “Genetic Disorder” contains nine tracks, including a two-part concept song.
The “Insurrection” cover art was created by Swedish artist Pär Olofsson who previously worked on “Genetic Disorder”. Special guest vocalist on the album is Fabrice Emmanuelsson from ELLIPSIS.