As of today, Epica has started the recordings for their 5th full-lenght album. This still untitled album will expectedly be released by Nuclear Blast on the 9th of March, 2012. Epica entered the famous Gate-studio's in Germany once more to work with world renowed producer Sascha Paeth (Kamelot, Avantasia, Rhapsody of Fire). First up is Ariën van Weesenbeek to record his drumparts. Keep a close eye on and the official Epica-channels for updates on the recordings!