Finnish steel cellists Apocalyptica have unleashed a brand new single, “Rise Once more,” that includes vocals from Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic steel band Epica. The tune precedes a 2023 UK/European tour co-headlined by Apocalyptica and Epica.
“Rise Once more” is a brand new tackle the instrumental tune “Rise,” which seems on Apocalyptica’s newest studio album, 2020’s Cell-0.
“It was so nice to make ‘Rise Once more’ with Simone Simons!” Apocalyptica’s Eicca Toppinen mentioned of the brand new tune in an announcement. “After we had been placing the ‘Epic Apocalypse’ tour collectively, we had been pondering of creating this collaboration with Epica even deeper by releasing a tune collectively.”
He continued, “‘Rise’ from our Cell-0 album had the wonder and really feel which we felt might match completely for Simone’s distinctive voice. We’re so glad concerning the tune and actually enthusiastic about this tour with Epica as it will likely be one thing actually particular and superb!!!”
Apocalyptica and Epica will embark on their “Epic Apocalypse” tour on January 23 in Oslo, Norway. The outing will wrap up on March 29 in Leipzig, Germany. Chances are high that followers will see Apocalyptica and Simons be part of forces to carry out “Rise Once more” through the tour.
Watch the cinematic music video for “Rise Once more,” directed by Lisa Mann, beneath.