Joining the ranks at Sliptrick Records this week:
Scarlet Aura (RO) New Age Melodic Metal | Female Fronted Metal
Scarlet Aura is a female-fronted new age melodic metal band from Bucharest, Romania that are gaining attention as one the rising metal groups of the East with seductive, unique stage performances, a sparkling appearance and bold music.
The band started its journey in 2014, inspired by the best rock music and musicians such as Dio, Helloween and Iron Maiden. They impress with their melodic rock side and heavy metal traits. Releasing their debut album, The Rock Chick, (under the name Aura) and winning the “The Black Sea Battle of the Bands” at the Kavarna Rock Fest in 2014 in Bulgaria, made the band one of most exciting new acts from Romania.
The group released their second album Falling Sky in 2016, making the band even more popular and recognized. In 2017, the band took their first headlining shows, “The Beast Within Me” tour to Central East and West Europe and released a tribute album Memories, presenting and re-interpreting 11 classic rock and metal songs in their own unique style.
In Spring 2018, Scarlet Aura toured as an opening act for Rhapsody Reunion’s 20th Anniversary Farewell Tour in Europe with 24 dates across 13 countries and during September/October 2018, the band is set to appear as a special guest for Angra with 31 dates in North America, promoting their upcoming album Hot’n’Heavy due out via Sliptrick Records soon. Although the official release date is in December, the CD will be available to buy directly from the band during the US tour.
With Hot’n’Heavy, Scarlet Aura bring a heavy sound, darker and deeper lyrics and a state-of-the-art production, which takes the band into a new age melodic metal direction.
Hot’n’Heavy | Released Dec 11th, 2018 on Sliptrick Records Hot’n’Heavy
Hot’n’Heavy will be available at the bands merchandise store on their upcoming US tour with Angra
Scarlet Aura are:
Aura Danciulescu – Lead Vocals | Mihai Danciulescu – Lead guitar/Vocals | Rene Nistor – Bass | Sorin Ristea – Drums