Brazilian metallers ALMAh led by ex-ANGRA singer Edu Falaschi has recently announced several new dates of MOTION tour in Brazil in September. The band will play two headline shows in São Paulo (September 8th, Manifesto Bar) and Santos/SP (September 6th, Tribal Club), besides participation in one of the biggest Brazilian rock festivals Porão do Rock in Brasília/DF on 7th of September.
Bass player Raphael Dafras joins Almah to play the next concerts with the band. Raphael Dafras started his musical career at the end of 1997 playing in local bands at his native town in Paraná state. His most significant activity in the musical field until now is a work together with German Pascual (Narnia) at the debut album of the singer “A New Beginning” (2012) as a bass player and producer.
ALMAH released its third studio album “Motion” in October 2011 via AFM Records (Europe, North America) and Victor JVC (Japan). In April 2012 ALMAH announced the guitarist Gustavo Di Padua as a replacement of Paulo Schroeber who had to leave the band due to serious health pronlems. In May 2012 Edu Falaschi announced his departure from ANGRA to concentrate on his own band ALMAH. The musicians have recently started composing process for the fourth studio album that is planned to be released next year. More news and dates will be announced soon.
Edu Falaschi – vocals
Marcelo Barbosa – guitars
Marcelo Moreira – drums
Gustavo Di Padua – guitars
To be announced – bass
Attached: Band photo/permanent members, Raphael Dafras/session bassist, live picture by Ross Noirche