Kiske/Somerville is a melodic rock/heavy metal duet project, put together in late 2009 by Serafino Perugino (president of the Italian record label Frontiers Records). The project finds vocalist Michael Kiske (ex-Helloween, Unisonic, Place Vendome) collaborating with American singer Amanda Somerville (Aina, HDK).
The project released the debut album Kiske/Somerville on September 24, 2010 in Europe and on October 12, 2010 in the USA.
The musical backing and the songwriting for the debut album were supplied by musicians Mat Sinner (Primal Fear, Sinner), Magnus Karlsson (Primal Fear), Sander Gommans (After Forever), Jimmy Kresic (Voodoo Circle) and Martin Schmidt.
In October 2013 Amanda Somerville confirmed that a second Kiske/Somerville album was planned for 2015. The second album details were revealed on February 8th, 2015, the album is called City of Heroes and features guitarist Magnus Karlsson again on songwriting & producing partnership with Mat Sinner, this time with also one song written by Amanda Somerville herself and her husband Sander Gommans, and Veronika Lukesova on drums.
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