08 April 2016
The Gentle Storm: launch live video for 'Brightest Light'; South American tour dates incoming!
The Gentle Storm:  launch live video for 'Brightest Light'; South American tour dates incoming!
The Gentle Storm, featuring the talents of Arjen Lucassen (Ayreon, Star One, Guilt Machine) & Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, Devin Townsend Project), released their debut album 'The Diary' last year to much critical acclaim. Since then, Anneke and her specially selected band have been busy touring the album and this year they will play some select shows, including South America in April and a final show in Amsterdam. To celebrate, the band has launched a live video of the track 'Brightest Light' filmed in Zoetermeer.

Watch it here: youtube.com

The upcoming tour dates are as follows:
8th April - Teatro Vorterix, Buenos Aires - Argentina
9th April - Teatro Cariola, Santiago - Chile
10th April - Hangar 110, Sao Paulo - Brazil
2nd July - Be Prog! My Friend Festival, Barcelona - Spain
9th September - ProgPower USA, Atlanta - USA
17th December - Melkweg, Amsterdam - Netherlands

Anneke will also be heading out on 'An Evening With' acoustic shows in Europe where she will be playing songs from across her career.
The full list of dates is as follows:

17th April - Muziekcafe, Helmond - Netherlands
22nd April - Audio, Glasgow - UK
23rd April - FAC251, Manchester - UK
24th April - Soundhouse, Leicester - UK
25th April - O2 Islington Academy 2, London - UK
26th April - Exchange, Bristol - UK
27th April - Engine Rooms, Southampton - UK
28th April - Spirit Of 66, Verviers - Belgium
29th April - Geyserhaus, Leipzig - Germany
30th April - TheARTer Gallery, Berlin - Germany
1st May - The Rock Café St Pauli, Hamburg - Germany
5th May - Kulttempel, Oberhausen - Germany
6th May - De Verlichte Geest, Roeselare - Germany
7th May - La Maroquinerie, Paris - France
8th May - Le Peniche, Lille - France
12th May - Gong, Turku - Finland
13th May - Semifinal, Helsinki - Finland
14th May - Good Omens, Trondheim - Norway
20th May - Thiemeloods, Nijmegen - Netherlands
21st May - Muziekcafe De Steen, Willemsoord - Netherlands
28th May - The Rock Station, Reuver - Netherlands

'The Diary' is now available to purchase from the links below: