The two tours that will set Italy ablaze between 29 February and 2 March will have as many special guests to keep an eye on. For the only Italian date of NIGHTWISHstaged on 2 March at the Palalido MilanThe Swedes will open the show PAINone of Scandinavia's fastest-growing new metal bands, have now reached the release of their fifth album entitled Psalms of Exctintion'.: the band is led by Peter Tagtgrenleader of the best known Hypocrisy and avail themselves in a couple of tracks of the collaboration of the bass player of the In Flames, Peter Iwers.
To find out more about them go to the link below where you can also find the streaming of their brand new video:
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The two Italian stages of the 4 Tours 2008 of THE CURE will be opened instead by the 65 Days Of Static (pictured), a British band whose post-rock sounds (almost entirely instrumental) are similar in approach to those of Robert Smith and companions, while having a harder and less dark-oriented outlook.
Their official website offers easy access to their music, particularly the songs from their latest studio work The destruction of small ideasreleased last April.