Italian symphonic metallers Rhapsody of Fire are set to release a 35-minute symphony titled The Cold Embrace Of Fear - A Dark Romantic Symphony. It is slated for an October 15 release via Nuclear Blast Records.
Concerning the the band's latest release, Rhapsody of Fire guitarist Luca Turilli commented, "For this special CD we composed a unique song of around 35 minutes divided in seven 'acts.' ... Looking at the title, you can easily imagine that such long and epic song will show the most cinematic and orchestral side of our band, all our passion for the world of cinema we love so much and that always represented our main influence while composing the Rhapsody's music." (Read More)