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Brazilian metallers ANGRA are set to release their first best of album Best Reached Horizons in October 2012 on Steamhammer/SPV for the world except Japan / South America.

This 20 year career spanning album was compiled by the band and will be available as a double jewel case CD with a massive booklet including liner notes by guitar player Rafael Bittencourt.

CD1 contains an overview of the Andre Matos era and CD2 spans the Edu Falaschi era featuring a cover version of Led Zeppelins “Kashmir”.

Release Dates:

Release Date Scandinavia:        October 24th, 2012

Release Date Germany:              October 26th, 2012

Release Date Europe:                  October 29th, 2012

Release Date USA:                       October 30th, 2012

Tracklisting:

CD1

01 Carry On

taken from “Angels Cry”

02 Angels Cry

taken from “Angels Cry”

03 Wuthering Heights

taken from “Angels Cry”

04 Evil…

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Angra

Angra was a powermetal band with progressive and neo-classical elements, from Brazil

They had their peak and were very successful in the 1990ies and released quite a number of discs. Though the sound may seem dated on some of the songs the music still has a lot to say for

It is a classic band you should check out, I have made a playlist for your exploration, my fav albums are Fireworks and Rebirth, the latest, Aqua (2010)  I do not like so much

Latest news: Singer Edu Falaschi declared he’s leaving Angra for good taking bass player Felipe Andreoli with him to pursue a former side project that has ripened into the band Almah full time

http://www.almah.com.br/

Guitar player Kiko Loureiro has already released some solo albums

Discography:

Angels Cry – 1993
Holy Land – 1996
Fireworks – 1998
Rebirth – 2001
Temple of Shadows – 2004
Aurora Consurgens – 2006
Aqua – 2010aqua cover art

Tracklist:
1. Viderunt Te Aquae
2. Arising Thunder
3. Awake from Darkness
4. Lease of Life
5. The Rage of the Waters
6. Spirit of the Air
7. Hollow
8. A Monster in Her Eyes
9. Weakness of a Man
10. Ashes

http://www.angra.net/