Wed, Apr 03 2013: ETHS
French metal stars ETHS are proud to present their new vocalist, named Rachel Aspe. Rachel made her international debut on prime time television as part of "La France A Un Incroyable Talent" (the French equivalent/franchise of "America's Got Talent"). Her death metal vocal styling stunned the judges and crowd before going viral and being seen by millions of people. Video of her audition has been widely covered by such international sites such as ABC News, MSN, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Salon, and dozens more. Footage can be found here.
Rachel commented on joining ETHS, saying: "I'm really proud to be a part of ETHS. I've been a fan of the band for many years, and it's a great honor for me to sing songs I have been listening to for such a long time."
Regarding the new band member, ETHS stated: "We're pleased to welcome Rachel to the band. She's great and has an awesome voice! Thanks a lot to Virginie and Nelly for filling in on stage during the last few months. Now a new chapter is beginning for ETHS. We're energized and looking forward to our upcoming shows with Rachel. See you on the road!"
This newer, stronger version of ETHS announced their first shows with Rachel on vocals. Dates include shows in France and Switzerland throughout April, May, and June. More dates are forthcoming, and confirmed dates are as follows:
10 Apr 13 Lyon (FR) Le Ninkasi Kao
13 Apr 13 Cannes (FR) MJC Picaud / La Tangente
02 May 13 Montpellier (FR) Secret Place
03 May 13 Lausanne (CH) Balelec Festival
01 Jun 13 Clamart (FR) Conservatoire Henri Dutilleux
29 Jun 13 Tournus (FR) Festiz
The band’s whole catalogue, including the recent reissue of classic EPs ‘Autopsie’ and ‘Samantha’, is available on Season of Mist’s e-shop.