IAN PARRY - New ROCK EMPORIUM Album To Feature Appearances By Former ELEGY Bandmates PATRICK RONDAT And MARTIN HELMANTEL
Vocalist Ian Parry (Elegy, Consortium Project) is back in the studio recording vocals and co-writing songs with Dimitris Goutziamanis (Rock Emporium), Walter Cianciusi and Dario Parente (Geoff Tate band / Headless). Rock Emporium 2 will also include many familiar musicians appearing on the first album release from 2016.
Parry has checked in with the following update:
"The final guitars from my very talented friend Patrick Rondat (Consortium Project 2, Elegy, Jean Michel Jarre) have been recorded for the title track of the new Rock Emporium 2 album (more album details coming soon). Patrick has this uncanny gift to continue to amaze us all with his brilliance and ability as one of the best guitarist in the world of rock and metal."
Along with Rondat, Parry has revealed the other artists on the Rock Emporium 2 album include bassist Martin Helmantel (Elegy, 7 Miles To Pittsburgh, bassist Beth Ami-Heavenstone (Graham Bonnet Band), keyboardist Kalin Jechev (Rock Enporium), guitarist Bob Wijtsma (Ex Libris, Ayreon), keyboardist Jeroen van de Wiel (Rock Emporium), bassist Barend Courbois (Blind Guardian, Rock Emporium), bassist Jan Bijlsma (The Last Element, ex-Vengeance), and drummer Ivar de Graaf (ex-Within Temptation, Consortium Project). More players will be revealed soon.