...NEW KRYPTERIA ALBUM COMING SOON.....TO BE RELEASED IN EARLY 2009...
NOV 30 – JI-IN TO JOIN DORO'S ANNIVERSARY ALL-STAR CAST
On December 13th German metal icon Doro will play an anniversary concert at the ISS Dome in her hometown Duesseldorf.
Krypteria are still in the studio working on their upcoming album, so they will not perform as a band that night. However, we are glad to announce that Ji-In will join Doro as a guest vocalist alongside Overkill's Bobby 'Blitz' Ellsworth, Floor Jansen (After Forever), Girlschool, Holy Moses' Sabina Classen, Liv Kristine (Leave's Eyes), Udo Dirkschneider, Axel Rudi Pell and former Nightwish chanteuse Tarja Turnunen during the celebration of the lovely Doro Pesch's amazing 25 years on stage.
With Arch Enemy and a host of other exciting acts on the billing this should be a fun night.
PLAYING NOW: WATCH THE LATEST KRYPTERIA VIDEO "SOMEBODY SAVE ME"
NOV 20 – NEXT WEEK'S SHOW AT THE 'JUZ' POSTPONED
The Krypteria concert scheduled for November 29th at the JUZ in Andernach has been postponed due to an injury situation in the band.
Volker May, from Krypteria's booking agency Energie Musik, released a statement saying, "We regret this unfortunate circumstance but Krypteria are committed to playing a kick-ass show at the JUZ. The concert will be rescheduled for a 2009 date."
Tickets to the show will however be refunded on request.
NOV 15 – CELEBRATING WITH DORO
Metal Queen Doro Pesch recently released "Celebrate" another fine headbanging anthem.
Also featured on this single are vocal performances by Biff Byford (Saxon), Arch Enemy's Angela Gossow, Floor (After Forever), Girlschool, Holy Moses' Sabina Classen, Liv Kristine (Leave's Eyes) and Krypteria's Ji-In.
Most of these ladies have been invited and agreed to back the dynamic blonde during her performance of "Celebrate" on December 13th. That night at Duesseldorf's ISS-Dome Doro and her fans will celebrate the singer's 25th live anniversary.
OKT 28 – NEW INTERVIEW ONLINE
A new Krypteria interview has been posted at French music webzine www.ausportesdumetal.com.
Read what drummer S.C. Kuschnerus had to say about the band, their new album and Krypteria's plans for the upcoming year and beyond.
This interview is also available in the blog section at www.myspace.com/krypteria.
OKT 20 – NEW SONGS TO BE INTRODUCED LIVE
On Saturday, November 29, Krypteria will perform at the renowned rock club JUZ in the German town of Andernach.
During this show they will play a couple of new songs from their upcoming album for the first time ever -
plus, it's bassist / professional goofball Frank's birthday, so it should turn out to be a fun night.
OKT 13 – KRYPTERIASPECIAL ON BC-RADIO
This upcoming Saturday night beginning at 8 p.m. the www.bc-radio.de webradio team will present a two-hour special on Krypteria hosted by BC Nemi - enjoy !
Meanwhile Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi are closing in on the completion of their upcoming album - more on the follow-up to 'Bloodangel's Cry' next week.
SEP 15 – CHECK IT OUT: ROCKINVASION ON TV
Starting today the fantastic internet music platform ROCKINVASION will also air on TV.
Check out this brilliant format each Monday at 11 p.m. on iMusic 1. Re-runs will air on Thursdays (11 p.m.).
But even if you can't receive iMusic 1 on your TV you should definitely check out www.rockinvasion.de .
Besides being featured on episodes #3 (@SummerBreeze) and #6 ('Videodreh') on Rockinvasion's internet archives Krypteria have been asked to provide some original music for the TV show's audio which they gladly did.
SEP 01– UPDATE FROM THE STUDIO
Drummer Kuschi - from the recording studio - on the new KRYPTERIA album : "I can’t tell you just how excited we are about the new material. The four of us have been and still are riding one giant wave of creativity and we feel confident that with this album we are taking our music to a whole new level ." Productions on the follow-up to 'Bloodangel's Cry' should be finished by the end of October.
AUG 03 – THANK YOU, DANKESCHÖN & KAMSAHAMNIDA, WACKENEERS...
...for making our performance at the Wacken Open Air an unforgettable one - you were & you are truly fantastic !!!
JUL 28 – ALL SYTEMS GO @ THE WACKEN OPEN AIR 2008
After a memorable and hot performance at the Zwarte Cross Festival last weekend KRYPTERIA will now return to the enormous Wacken Open Air 2008 in Wacken/GER where they will perform this Saturday, August 2nd, at 6:45 p.m. on one of the three big-ass main stages.
Says drummer S.C. Kuschnerus: "Man, are we pumped, especially because we have nothing but great memories about our debut performance at the W:O:A back in 2006 and the warm welcome and the support we received from the Wackeneers -
we can't wait to rock and meet those ueber-hard&heavy-aficionados again, and we are looking forward to seeing a whole bunch of [...] friends out there !"
JUL 23 – BACK IN THE NETHERLANDS
This Sunday, July 27, at 1:45 p.m. KRYPTERIA will play the "Aardshok Metalweide" at the humongous Zwarte Cross Open Air in Lichtenvoorde/NL near Arnhem/Enschede/Bocholt.
Afterwards Evergrey from Sweden and local heros Epica will close out this three-day extravaganza that features 100+ bands on 12 stages in front of about 100.000 fans - the week following the Zwarte Cross Ji-In and the boys will head for the Wacken Open Air again.
JUL 13 – LIVE DOUBLE WHAMMY AHEAD !
After their hard-hitting performance at the Magic Circle Festival last weekend KRYPTERIA are now looking forward to a true live double-whammy:
On Sunday, July 27, at 1:45 p.m. they'll play at the humongous Zwarte Cross Open Air in Lichtenvoorde/NL near Arnhem/Enschede/Bocholt.
Then on Saturday, August 02, Ji-In and the boys will return to the Wacken Open Air, arguably the most monstrous of all the European metal meetings.
Krypteria will hit one of the three main stages at 6:45 pm, right before Killswitch Engage and Finland's finest, Nightwish, will get things going.
JUL 11 – MAGIC CIRCLE FESTIVAL UPDATE !!!
BREAKING NEWS !!!
KRYPTERIA's showtime at this weekend's Magic Circle Festival in Bad Arolsen / GER has been re-scheduled:
Ji-In and the boys will now perform Saturday afternoon (July 12) at 4 p.m. on the festival's giant Main Stage...
JUN 24 – KRYPTERIA @ THE MASSIVE 'MAGIC CIRCLE FESTIVAL'
The night of July 11-12 at 1 a.m. Krypteria will rock the MCF Event Hall Stage at the Magic Circle Festival in Bad Arolsen, situated roughly 30 miles west of Kassel.
Besides seeing the 20th anniversary performance by US-metal icons Manowar this four day open air will also feature hard & heavy greats Whitesnake, Def Leppard, Ted Nugent, Alice Cooper, Doro, Gotthard, WASP
Ji-In and the boys are excited about being one of the few German-based acts invited to take part in this monstrous metal experience and are eager to kick some serious ass once again ;-)
JUN 17 – GOTHIC METAL PALACE FESTIVAL CANCELLED
Much to the surprise and dismay of all the artists involved the GMP has been cancelled only three days prior to the start of the festival - of course everybody is extremely shocked and bummed about this development.
We are now looking forward to seeing you guys at the Magic Circle Festival, the Zwarte Cross and/or the Wacken Open Air. Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi
JUN 11 – FIRST FESTIVAL SHOW RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER
Next week (Saturday, June 21st., 8 pm) Krypteria will perform at the Gothic Metal PalaceFestival in the Dutch city of Zuidlaren near Groningen::
For all the information on this spectacular extravaganza, which will be headlined by Within Temptation, go to the official Gothic Metal Palace-Page.
APR 19 – SPECTACULAR FESTIVAL EXTRAVAGANZA IN JUNE
Due to the ongoing process of writing and recording the follow-up album to 2007's "Bloodangel's Cry" Krypteria will only be able to play a handful of live events this festival season.
One of this summer's highlights besides their second ever performance at the Wacken Open Air will be the Gothic Metal PalaceFestival in the Dutch city of Zuidlaren near Groningen:
For all the information on this two-day-event, which will be headlined by Within Temptation, go to the official Gothic Metal Palace-Page.
Krypteria will perform on Saturday, June 21st. Ji-In and the boys hope to see you there.
MAR 12 – STUDIO UPDATE FROM THE KRYPT
Krypteria are currently working on their next album, which will be unleashed this upcoming winter.
The band is extremely excited about the new material and according to drummer S.C. Kuschnerus they'll be "bringing everything AND the kitchen sink ".
More information on the follow-up album to "Bloodangel's Cry" will be posted here soon.
FEB 22 – THE FRENCH FORCE
We happily announce the birth of www.krypteria.fr, Krypteria's Offical French Website.
We'd like to thank Stéphane & Charlotte, the masterminds behind this wonderful site, for keeping our francophone fans and friends informed on everything Krypteria.
Make sure to check out the great www.krypteria.fr and leave your marks in its FORUM area !
FEB 10 – ORKUS - NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR !!!
We are extremely proud to announce that Krypteria has been named "Newcomer of the Year" by the readers of ORKUS magazine, one of Germany's leading Gothic publications.
The band also cracked the Top 10 in two more categories: "German Band of the Year" and "Best German female vocalist".
Ji-In, Chris, Frank and Kuschi are very moved by this invaluable kind of support and thank all of you who voted for Kypteria from the bottom of of their hearts !
JAN 31 – KRYPTERIA ON www.ROCKINVASION.DE
Make sure to check out a great new internet platform at www.rockinvasion.de - it has tons of cool interviews and features on a variety of interesting acts.
Krypteria are among the featured artists as well; so far you can watch an interview at the Summer Breeze Open Air (ep. 3), a video shooting special (ep. 6) and a studio feature (ep. 7) with more Krypteria reports coming soon.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi highly recommend this enormously entertaining online music magazine !
JAN 12 – VOTE AND WIN
On the German METAL HAMMER's website you'll find the 2007 Readers' Poll alongside a boatload of exciting giveaways.
Amongst the plethora of items are three Krypteria shirts, eleven autpgraphed tour posters and one of Kuschi's bass drum heads from his 2007 touring kit, which bears the Krypteria logo and has been signed by the entire band.
To secure one of those unique items go HERE and don't forget to cast your votes for Krypteria in the 2007 READERS' POLL.
May the luck of the draw be with you...and THANK YOU for voting for Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi !!!
JAN 05 – GETTING READY FOR THE FIRST KRYPTERIA SHOW OF 2008
Kuschi: "This upcoming Friday, January 11th, we will make our debut at the prestigeous Noorderslag Weekend aka "Eurosonic Music Festival" in Groningen/Netherlands.
Man, are we excited about this opportunity !
Ji-In, Chris, Frank and I will get things going roundabout 9:40 pm at the Club Minerva.
For this show we'll gladly interrupt the songwriting process for the upcoming album, which will be out later this year...and from what we've assembled so far it should end up a real fine piece of music ! "
JAN 01 – HAPPY NEW YEAR
we wish all of you a very, very happy New Year.
May all your wishes for 2008 come true...
...and may you
a. drop by this and/or THAT site from time to time
b. check out our new album which will be out later in the year and
c. make it to at least one of our '08 shows.
Yep, that would be sweet indeed ;-)
And thank you very much again for all your support in '07 !
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi
DEC 24 – HAPPY HOLIDAYS
we would like to wish all of you happy holidays and all the best for the upcoming year.
Also we want you to know how appreciative and grateful we are for all your love and support in 2007 – THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU !!!
We are looking forward to returning to the road and kicking your derière with brand-new songs in '08 ;-)
Sincerely yours. Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi
DEC 12 – METAL HAMMER X-mas EXTRAVAGANZA
In the German METAL HAMMER's latest edition you'll find a boatload of exciting giveaways for Christmas.
Amongst the plethora of items are three Krypteria shirts, eleven autpgraphed tour posters and one of Kuschi's bass drum heads from his 2007 touring kit, which bears the Krypteria logo and has been signed by the entire band.
To secure one of those unique items go and get the new METAL HAMMER or go HERE and don't forget to cast your votes for Krypteria in the 2007 READERS' POLL.
May the luck of the draw be with you !!!
NOV 16 – THE FORCES OF THE ORKUS
Today the December/January edition of German ORKUS magazine hit the stores including a huge exclusive Krypteria-Feature.
Enjoy the multi page tour diary on the band's most recent international endeavour penned by drummer Kuschi -
get first hand information on the good, the bad and the ugly during Ji-In, Chris, Frank and Kuschi's first Mexico/USA-experience back in August.
After the April release of the equally extensive Vietnam report this is already the second time ORKUS published an exclusive Krypteria tour diary - and again it turned out to be a must-read...at least that's what Kuschi told us ;-)
NOV 10 – A SONIC SLUGFEST AT THE NOORDERSLAG
Kuschi: "And on with the good news from the Krypt !
On Friday, January 11th, 2008 , we will make our debut at the prestigeous Noorderslag Weekend aka "Eurosonic Music Festival" in Groningen/Netherlands.
This is especially sweet since over 2000 bands tried to get a slot at this year's edition of this most important concert series, with just slightly over 10 percent eventually getting the nod.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank and I will get things going roundabout 9:40 pm at the Club Minerva, yee-haw ! "
More dates & news for 2008 to follow soon
OCT 29 – WACKEN, HERE WE COME AGAIN
Kuschi: "Arrrgghhh, great news from the North - and it was about time ;-)
Today saw the official announcement of our return to legendary Wacken Open Air this upcoming summer, where we will again do our best to kick the eclectic Metal Legions' collective butts.
Last time around at our 2006 W.O.A. debut the 'Wackeneers' were simply sensational, which is why we can hardly wait to hit the True Metal Stage and rock the snot out of this amazing group of Hard&Heavy fans and vice versa - hell yeah ! " More dates & news for 2008 to follow soon
OCT 20 – BLOODANGEL'S CRY OVER FRANCE
The time has come:
Krypteria's "Bloodangel's Cry" will finally be released in France. The album will hit French stores on October 22nd - check back soon for 2008 live dates.
You can watch an interview with Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi on the great internet platform rockinvasion.de- the interview was conducted shortly after the band's successful albeit exhausting debut at the Summer Breeze Open Air.
SEP 28 – NEWS FROM THE MERCHANDISE DEPARTMENT
Quadrigear: "Due to a large number of international requests we would like to provide a special service for our European customers while we continue advancing the Official Shop's international expansion."
For more information on this special service as well as the full line of Krypteria merch please go to krypteria.net
SEP 10 – THE FRENCH CONNECTION
Kuschi: Still impressed by the Mexican enthusiasm and hospitality we just received notice that EMI soon will release "Bloodangel's Cry" in France.
It will happen on October 22nd and our live debut underneath the Tricolore will follow shortly thereafter.
Je pense que c'est magnifique !!!
AUG 30 – MUCHAS GRACIAS, MEXICO ! ....OH, AND CHECK OUT THE SHOP !!!
Kuschi: Now that was f***** awesome !
Mexico was an unbelievable experience for us, you couldn't dream of more passionate fans and the Circo Volador indeed was shaking - unforgettable !
This definitely was not our last stop in Latin America - more on this later.
Our ensuing promotion trip to New York was huge for us, too, and gave the USA a chance to get a first glimpse at what to expect from the Kryptic Four in the future ;-)
And don't forget to drop by at our brand-new store at www.krypteria.net(Pic: sparklingphotos.de)
AUG 22 – MISS CHO & CO IN MEXICO
Kuschi: The bags are packed and on we go to Mexico where we'll spend two interview-filled promo days before celebrating our concert debut on Latin American soil. Yes, we are intent on making Mexico City's Circo Volador shake on Saturday (Aug 25, 8:15 pm) ;-)
Afterwards we'll head for New York in order to do more promotion for "Bloodangel's Cry".
Oh, did I mention that our online shop has finally opened its gates at www.krypteria.net ?
AUG 19 – THANK YOU, EUROPE !
Kuschi: Our show and the ensuing immensely successful and fun-packed autograph session at the Summer Breeze as well as our Swiss debut at the formidable Gampel Open Air were the icing on this wonderful cake of a festival summer.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank and myself thank each and every single one of you who was there !
We hope to see you again "on the road" very soon.
However, first off next weekend we'll play in Mexico City at the FESTIVAL OSCURO (Aug 25, 8:15 pm) - more on this later...
And remember, our online shop has finally opened its gates at www.krypteria.net. (Pic: Rainer Ruber).
AUG 13 – ON WITH THE SHOW !
Kuschi: Yee-haw ! Our Dutch debut at the SUMMER DARKNESS and our first M'ERA LUNA-show could not have turned out any better. The weather, the crew and especially the fans were simply fantastic - thank you !
Now we're looking forward to playing for the Metalheads at the SUMMERBREEZE this Thursday (Aug 16., 4:30 pm) and meeting you guys afterwards at the METAL HAMMER BUS starting at 5:45 h -so drop by and say hi, will ya !?
The day after we'll perform at the GAMPEL OPEN AIR in Switzerland (Aug 17., 7:30 pm), before heading for Mexiko City to rock out at the FESTIVAL OSCURO (Aug 25., 8:15 pm).
Also our online shop has finally opened its gates at www.krypteria.net. More on this later. (Pic:Daniela Vorndran)
AUG 06 – WHAT A SUMMER !
Kuschi: This weekend we will play our first show ever on Dutch soil, which is something we were looking forward to for a long time:
It will finally happen in Utrecht on Saturday (Aug 11th).
We'll perform at the TIVOLI OUDEGRACHT at 3 p.m. as part of the SUMMER DARKNESS festival.
And after that we'll head for Hildesheim, where we will make our debut at the M'ERA LUNA festival on Sunday (Aug 12th).
We will hit the Mainstage at 1 p.m.
After the show we would love to see and chat with you at the Sonic Seducer's Meet & Greet sessions spot, where we will hang out between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
So drop by and say hi, ok ? (Pic: Daniela Vorndran).
JUL 31 – SHOWTIME...AGAIN
Kuschi: After returning from the prestigious and boiling hot (110°plus in the friggin' shade !) Metalcamp in Tolmin/Slovenia and the Amphi Festival in Cologne the following day (21. & 22.07.) KRYPTERIA will head East next:
This Saturday (Aug 4th) we will perform at the annual GOESSNITZ OPEN AIR near Leipzig.
KRYPTERIA are scheduled to hit the stage at 9:40 p.m.
The weather forecast could not be better and the rest of tomorrow's lineup (Battlelore, Down Below et al) is equally hot as well.
To all of you who were at the Metalcamp and at the Amphi, thank you very much for making us feel welcome and for the enormous amount of extra energy and support you gave us (Pic: Daniela Vorndran).
JUL 15 – READY TO GO
Kuschi: The 2007 live summer for KRYPTERIA is about to start:
First up is the prestigious Metalcamp in Tolmin/Slovenia, followed by the Amphi Festival in Cologne the following day (21. & 22.07.).
After the Open Air in Goessnitz on August 4th we'll perform at the Summer Darkness in Utrecht/NL and the M'era Luna in Hildesheim (11. & 12.08.), the Summer Breeze in Dinkelsbühl and the Swiss Gampel Open Air (16. & 17.08.), before heading to Mexico City to play the Festival Oscuro on August 25th.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & I are ready and itching to bring it on (Pic: partys-bei-uns.de).
JUL 11 – NEW "LIVE" VIDEO ON YOUTUBE
Kuschi: A new "live"-video of KRYPTERIA's "Somebody save me" has surfaced on Youtube.
This revolutionary clip spotlights breathtaking solo action by guitarist Chris - everybody watch this in awe !
Follow this LINK to experience this groundbreaking clip by young and promising film maker Elias Winkelbauer and his crew. We applaude them and give 8 thumbs up.
JUN 26 – HAPPY ANNIVERSARY !
The entire KRYPTERIA-Team would like to congratulate the Sonic Seducer on its100th edition.
Besides a band feature and the M'era-Luna-Special a DVD including the video for "Somebody save me" is featured in the anniversary edition.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi would like to seize the opportunity and say "thank you" for the exceptional support around "Bloodangel's Cry" so far not only to the Seducer, but to the equally powerfully eloquent Orkus, Zillo and Metal Hammer, as well as the numerous online magazines - all those highly recommended publications are definitely worth their prize !
JUN 24 – KIITOS SUOMI !
Kuschi: After returning from the amazing Nummirock in beautiful and heavyrockin' Finland we now will shift our focus towards their upcoming festival shows in Slovenia (Metalcamp), Holland (Summer Darkness), Switzerland (Gampel Open Air), Mexico (Festival Oscuro) and Germany (Amphi, M'era Luna, SummerBreeze et al).
We are looking forward to seeing you !
JUN 18 – THE LADY AND HER HOMIES ARE GOING TO SUOMI
Kuschi: This week Ji-In, Chris, Frank & I will perform the northernmost concert in KRYPTERIA’s history when we ’ll enter the stage during the 21st edition of the prestigious NUMMIROCK Open Air in Finland.
Saturday, June 23rd, 6:30 p.m.:
NUMMIROCK Mainstage / Kauhajoki, FINLAND
JUN 13 – THE SHOW WILL GO TO MEXICO
This August KRYPTERIA will celebrate their debut on Central American soil;
this trip will coincide with the Mexican release of "Bloodangel's Cry".
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi are already licking their chops for their August 25th performance during the "Festival Oscuro" at Mexico City's Circo Volador.
JUN 06 – BLOODANGEL'S CRY OVER JAPAN
Today KRYPTERIA's latest album "Bloodangel's Cry" hit the stores in Japan.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi are itching to personally introduce themselves to the Japanese fans later this year.
More international release dates coming up.
MAY 28 – BACK FROM THE ATTACK
Kuschi: Ji-In, Chris, Frank & I are still buzzing thanks to the wonderful reaction we received from the audiences at Osnabrueck, Eichstaett and at the Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig.
We would like to thank the thousands of you who made it to the concerts for your sensational support before, during and after the shows...and we can't wait to hit domestic stages some more this Summer.
First off however we will fly to Finland in June to perform at this year's Nummirock Festival. (Pic: Rainer Ruber / www.konzertpix.de)
MAY 20 – ON THE ROAD AGAIN
Time to bring the pain ;-)
This week Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi will kick off the Krypterian live summer 2007 with three concerts:
Thursday, 24.05., 8 pm: Lagerhalle / Osnabrueck
(only clubshow before Fall; Special Guest: BURN)
Fri., 25.05., 11:55 pm: Open Air Am Berg / Eichstaett
Sat., 26.05., 7:20 pm: WaveGotikTreffen / Leipzig
(Venue: Kohlrabizirkus Leipzig)
The foursome are looking forward to see you !
MAY 08 – 100.000 PLAYS @ MYSPACE
Cheers, dear worldwide friends !!!
Today marked the 100.000th time a Krypteria song has been played on Myspace.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi, who are currently knee deep in preparations for the upcoming live summer concert series beginning with their special May 24th show in Osnabrueck, are excited about and grateful for your interest and support.
APR 23 – BLOODANGEL'S CRY IN KOREA
Annyeong haseyo !!!
As of now "BLOODANGEL'S CRY" is available in Ji-In's home country Korea. The next release date will be June 6th - that's when the album will hit the stores in Japan.
In the meantime the band is getting ready for this year's festival season.
APR 14 – METAL HAMMER READERS’ POLL 2006
KRYPTERIA twice cracked the Top Ten in the Metal Hammer Readers’ Poll for 2006.
Not only did they finish 8th in the “rising act 2006” category, they scored a #5 position in the “debut of the year” poll –
all that based only on the “Evolution Principle”-EP and the band’s live activities, as their latest album “Bloodangel’s Cry” had not been released in 2006.
Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi would like to extend their deepest gratitude to all of you who voted.
APR 03 – BLOODANGEL’S CRY IN THE USA
The wait is over:
This week KRYPTERIA's “BLOODANGEL'S CRY” has hit the stores in the USA. Of course you can also order this 60-minute juggernaut of an album via Amazon-USA. Next up are Korea (Apr 17) and Japan (Jun 06).
Preparations for KRYPTERIA-Shows in those three countries are already underway.
MAR 22 – VIDEO WORLD PREMIERE NOW !!!
Here it is: Krypteria’s brand new video ‚Somebody save me’.
A first hand report on the video shooting penned by drummer Kuschi (in English) is available in our membersection "THE KRYPT". ENJOY !!!
MAR 20 – NO ENCORE ALONGSIDE SUBWAY TO SALLY IN APRIL
Contrary to false reports in parts of the media Krypteria will not join Subway To Sally on their acoustic tour.
As a matter of fact this has never been an option since the septet from Potsdam does not feature any special guest on their “Nackt”-tours.Despite not being responsible for those false reports in any way, shape or form KRYPTERIA regret any confusion caused, wish the best of success for their peers’ tour and are looking forward to share the stage again with STS at this year's WGT and Amphifestival.
MAR 15 – TAKE A SNEAK PEAK...
MAR 13 – SUOMI ROCKS !
Besides "BLOODANGEL'S CRY" now being available in Finnish record stores, Krypteria are looking forward to their live debut in the 'Land of the thousand lakes'.
On JUNE 23rd Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Kuschi will perform at the NUMMIROCK OPEN AIR in Nummijärvi/Kauhajoki, a festival that in its 21 year history has seen perfomances from Motörhead, Hammerfall, Nightwish, Pantera, Slayer, Dream Theater, Iron Maiden und Faith No More among others.
MAR 07 – BREAKING NEWS !!!
EMI just announced that Krypteria's "BLOODANGEL'S CRY" now will also be released in JAPAN.
The release date has been set for June 6th, 2007.
More areas to be announced soon.
MAR 01 – NEW INTERNATIONAL RELEASE DATES
Great news out of the EMI headquarters:
Within the next month "BLOODANGEL'S CRY" will be released in the
Netherlands, Belgium, Finland, Spain, Greece (all on March 12), Italy (on March 30)
and in the USA (on April 3rd).
Additionally preparations for the release of "BLOODANGEL'S CRY" in over a dozen countries worldwide are underway.
...btw, the "Somebody save me" video will be pure eye candy -
the clip will debut here in week 15 !
FEB 22 – METAL HAMMER TRIPLE WHAMMY
Boy, does the March issue of the German Metal Hammer magazine have something in store for the die-hard Krypterians:
Besides featuring a band story as well as a tour report Krypteria-drummer Kuschi is this month's "Musiker im Soundcheck".
That means he worked his way through roundabout 30 new album releases as a guest critic reviewing and grading his peers' efforts -
find his full commentary in the „KRYPT“ (it's in German, though).
FEB 12 – SOMEBODY SAVE US PLEASE !
That's what Ji-In, Chris, Frank und Kuschi must have thought, when they were shooting their new video for "Somebody save me" on frigid Ruegen, this amazingly picturesque and mysterious island in the Baltic sea.
Especially Ji-In showed what a tough cookie she is once again, while she and her band mates were facing merciless snowstorms and performed their derières off at minus temperatures.
The clip should be finished by the end of February, so check back soon - it should turn out to be a very spectacular piece !
...oh, tons of pix from Vietnam are online at „THE KRYPT“.
FEB 05 – BACK FROM VIETNAM
Xin chao cac ban !
Krypteria's spectacular Ho-Chi-Minh-City-show in front of 15.000 enthused fans prompted the program's organisers to immediately trigger preparations for a full-fledged South East Asia tour this summer.
But first off, Ji-In, Chris, Frank & Cush will shoot their first official video clip for "Bloodangel's Cry" later this week.
More information on the band's triumphant return to Vietnam as well as loads of pictures and a tour diary will be available in our member section „THE KRYPT“ soon.