Rest In Phantasy

New Album

Biography

Band & members

Dreamslave is an Orchestral Metal band founded in Lyon (France) in 2011.
The current line up brings together Elegy Emma (Vocals), Peter Gothilainen (Keytar & Vocals), Nils Orka (Guitars), Emich mac Ghaigeash (Guitars), Sajih Bou Dargham (Bass) and Mercenary Ghost (Drums).

After an eponymous EP of 5 titles released in 2012, Dreamslave continues
to spread their following on the local scene as well as abroad including festivals
alongside bands like Arkona, Marquize or Whyzdom.

In 2014 the band entered the studio to record their first album, “Rest In Phantasy” which was then released in 2015 and followed the next year by a promotional tour in Europe alongside the German band Lyriel.
Then in 2017, the band began the production of their second album.

In 2019, under the management of Aeon Music Management, their first album “Rest In Phantasy” accompanied by the music video “Torments” will be released officially under Massacre Records.

FIRST NAME : Sajih
LAST NAME : Bou Dargham
INSTRUMENT(S) : Bass

PASSION : Astronomy, Music & Sport
VICE : Monomaniac
PHILOSOPHY : « I never saved anything for the swim back » (see favorite movie)
ASTRO SIGN : Balance

FORMATION :
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Bass with fingers
EQUIPMENT(S) : Sandberg Ken Tayler 5 strings

MUSICAL IDOLS : Michael Manring, Louis Amstrong & Sting
FAVORITE BANDS : Muse, Police & Iron Maiden
FIRST CD BOUGHT : Back in Black (AC/DC)
FAVORITE ALBUMS : Master of Puppets (Metallica), Absolution (Muse) & Play (Moby)

FAVORITE BOOK : Hyperion (Dan Simons)
FAVORITE MOVIE : Gattaca (Andrew Niccol)

FAVORITES DRINKS : Water
FAVORITE FOOD : Cheese

CHILD DREAM : To Fly in the Sky
FAVORITE COLOR : Every Colors
FAVORITE ANIMAL : Dogs

WHAT MAKES HIM LAUGH : A lot of Things (I am Easily Entertained)
WHAT HE DOESN’T STAND : Waiting, Injustice & No Empathy
WHERE HE WOULD LIKE TO GO : To the Other Side of the Galaxy, see How they Survive
WORST NIGHTMARE : Loosing my Head and Being aAware of It
IF HE COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Ceasar (Not Joking) !

FIRST NAME : Emich
LAST NAME : mac Ghaigeash
INSTRUMENT(S) : Guitars

PASSION : Fishing, Music, Cinema & Travel
VICE : Grossness & Lust
PHILOSOPHY : Emichism
ASTRO SIGN : Fish & Snake (Chinese Astro)

FORMATION : Self-taught
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Guitar
EQUIPMENT(S) : ESP Horyzon / Eclypse and Jakson Randhy Roads, Engl & TC Electronic

MUSICAL IDOLS : Yngwie Malmsteen, Kiko Loureiro & Victor Wooten
FAVORITE BANDS : East Principum Mors, After The Burial & Atlanti’s Chronicles
FIRST CD BOUGHT : Iggy Pop
FAVORITE ALBUMS : Dawn of the 5th Era (Mors Principum East), In Sorte Diaboli (Dimmu) & Onset Putrefaction 5 (Necrophagist)

FAVORITE BOOK : Songs of Maldoror (Tale of Lautréatmont)
FAVORITE MOVIE : Braveheart (Mel Gibson)

FAVORITES DRINKS : Iced Tea & Lemonade
FAVORITE FOOD : Asian

CHILD DREAM : Go to Fishing
FAVORITE COLOR : Black
FAVORITE ANIMAL : Black Panther, Tiger & Dragon

WHAT MAKES HIM LAUGH : All & above all Ass Jokes
WHAT HE DOESN’T STAND : Hypocrisy, Lying & Chewing Sounds
WHERE HE WOULD LIKE TO GO : In Mongolia
WORST NIGHTMARE : Become Impotent
IF HE COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Ashlynn Gere

FIRST NAME : Peter
LAST NAME : Gothilainen
INSTRUMENT(S) : Keytar & Growls

PASSIONS : Art
VICES : Perfectionist
PHILOSOPHY : « If you want to be able to bear life, be ready to accept death ! » Sigmund Freud
ASTRO SIGN : Virgo

FORMATION : Self-taught
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Keytars, Keyboards & Growls
EQUIPMENT(S) : Roland Ax-Synth & Seenheiser Microphones

MUSICAL IDOLS : Mickaël Jackson, Tuomas Holopainen & Alexandre Desplat
FAVORITE BANDS : Nightwish, Stratovarius & Sonata Arctica
FIRST CD BOUGHT : Mickaël Jackson (The Best Of)
FAVORITE ALBUMS : Once (Nightwish), Elements (Stratovarius) & Silence (Sonata Arctica)

FAVORITE BOOK : Harry Potter (JK Rowling)
FAVORITE MOVIE : The Lord of the Rings (Peter Jackson)

FAVORITE DRINKS : Water, Soy & Cider
FAVORITE FOOD : Vegetarian

CHILD DREAM : Stay in Neverland…
FAVORITE COLOR : Black
FAVORITE ANIMAL : Humans

WHAT MAKES HIM LAUGH : Stupid Jokes !
WHAT HE DOESN’T STAND : Watches, because Time is Hypocritical !
WHERE HE WOULD LIKE TO GO : In Scandinavia
WORST NIGHTMARE : Loosing a hand… no, both in fact !
IF HE COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Louis de Funès.

FIRST NAME : Elegy
LAST NAME : Emma
INSTRUMENT : Voice

PASSION : Light & Lyrical Song
VICE : Messy
PHILOSOPHY : « Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get.» Forrest Gump
ASTRO SIGN : Balance

FORMATION : Self-taught & Conservatory
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Voice & Piano
EQUIPMENT(S) : AKG Microphones & Sennheiser IEM

MUSICAL IDOLS : Natalie Dessay, Freddy Mercury & Cristina Scabbia
FAVORITE BANDS : Muse, Nightwish & Lacuna Coil
FIRST CD BOUGHT : Queen (Best Of)
FAVORITE ALBUMS : Sleepy Building (The Gathering), Muse (Showbizz) & Mutter (Rammstein)

FAVORITE BOOK : Interview with a Vampire (Anne Rice)
FAVORITE MOVIE : Edward Scissorhands (Tim Burton)

FAVORITES BEVERAGES : Lassi Banana & Cinnamon
FAVORITE FOOD : Japanese

CHILD DREAM : Be married with Daniel Balavoine …
FAVORITE COLOR : Violet
FAVORITE ANIMAL : The Wolves

WHAT MAKES HER LAUGH : Peter’s Foreign Accents
WHAT SHE DOESN’T STAND : Injustice
WHERE SHE WOULD LIKE TO GO : In Japan
WORST NIGHTMARE : Stifling on stage because of an hair in mouth
IF SHE COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Freddy Mercury

LAST NAME : Ghost
FIRST NAME : Mercenary
INSTRUMENT : Drums

If you play drum and want to join the band, contact us !

FIEST NAME : Nils
LAST NAME : Orka
INSTRUMENT(S) : Guitars

PASSIONS : Mountain
VICES : Asocial
PHILOSOPHY : « Penguin on the hill, winter with thrill »
ASTRO SIGN : Rabbit of the Woods

FORMATION : Course & Self-taught
FAVORITE INSTRUMENT(S) : Guitar
EQUIPMENT(S): ESP M2 Deluxe guitars, ENGL tube preamplifier & Rack tube amplifier

MUSICAL IDOLS : Renaud & Laurent Voulzy …
FAVORITE BANDS : Children of Bodom, Rage & Symphony X
FIRST CD BOUGHT : Renaud (Bobigny)
FAVORITE ALBUMS : Hate Crew DeathRoll (COB), Soundchaser (Rage) & Divine Wings Of Tragedy (Symphony X)

FAVORITE BOOK : René Barjavel (Integral)
FAVORITE MOVIE : Princess Bride (Rob Reiner)

FAVORITE DRINK : Beer (No Hops, No Bubbles, No Alcohol)
FAVORITE FOOD : Spanish

CHILD DREAM : Adventure, Waterfalls & Geysers
FAVORITE COLOR : None
FAVORITE ANIMAL : Giraffe, Antipode & Hyperactive

WHAT MAKES HIM LAUGH : Nothing
WHAT HE DOESN’T STAND : The French
WHERE HE WOULD LIKE TO GO : At Home in Iceland
WORST NIGHTMARE : Pollution
IF HE COULD MEET SOMEONE, DEAD OR ALIVE : Franz Liszt

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