Sounds Like: Nightwish, Epica, Within Temptation
Manager: Spider Rock Promotion
Poemisia are a symphonic metal band, born in Naples in 2011 by Marco Monaco and Tina Gagliotta who completed the line up with Ciro Scognamiglio, Giuseppe Carillo and Vincenzo Grande.
The musical style of the band is focused on sounds which combine metal music to opera and symphonic elements, whic...See Full Bio
“As everyone who has watched the genre knows, there is a lot of female opera-singing in symphonic power metal. But Poemisia's debut album, La Danza Degli Spiriti, takes this to an extreme; while many symphonic metal bands are basically (sadly, often generic) metal bands with a diva fronting them, Poemisia feels more like an opera that just so happens to have a metal soundtrack. A subtle difference, surely, but the result is a record that is strangely haunting and completely without any tendency towards poppiness. The prologue is in Italian, and so is the rather powerful first track, fast-paced with a keyboard providing a tinkling counterpoint to the chugging guitars used. Unlike a number of gothic or symphonic bands, there is no male vocalist to provide harsher tones to leading lady Tina Gagliotta's vocals, the guitars and bass taking on that task themselves effectively, with guitars breaking off for a wailing solo matching her high notes every once in a while. Amnesia has a repetitive”