AMADEUS AWAD'S EON - John Macaluso Announced As New Album Drummer2013-11-26
Lebanese Progressive Metal act AMADEUS AWAD'S EON has announced the North American drummer John Macaluso as the drummer of the band's upcoming album titled "The Book of Gates". The drummer has recorded and toured with a wide range of Rock/Metal heavyweights, such as YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, JAMES LABRIE, SYMPHONY X, ARK and NICO MCBRAIN. He is the replacement of the band's former drummer Patrick Stephan, who left the band on June.Cisco 220-801
The band's mastermind Amadeus Awad stated on his personal Facebook Profile: "We are honored to announce the drummer for our Progressive Metal project "The Book Of Gates" of AMADEUS AWAD'S EON. It is no other than the amazing Mr. John Macaluso!!! It means a lot to us that John took the drummer's spot and delivered some of the most exotic and mind blowing drum grooves we have ever heard".Cisco 700-037
The guitarist also confirmed that the band new album's release date will be announced in the coming days.leather briefcase
As we previously reported, the band is currently working a new album titled "The Book of Gates". The album will feature a bunch of internationally-known Rock stars as Russell Allen (SYMPHONY X), Amanda Somerville (TRILLIUM, AINA...), Kevin Moore (ex-DREAM THEATER, OSI), Elyes Bouchoucha (MYRATH) and Timo Tolkki (ex-STRATOVARIUS) as guest musicians.
AMADEUS AWAD'S EON recently posted a teaser of "The Book of the Gates". The teaser, which features Russell Allen and Amanda Somerville handling the vocal duties, is a raw and unmixed fragment of one of the songs of the album. You can check it out clicking HERE
Amadeus Awad solo EP titled "Schizanimus" is available for streaming at the artist's ReverbNation Page