American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT will be filming their first live DVD on February 11, 2006 at the Rockefeller Music Hall in Oslo, Norway. The shoot will be handled by acclaimed Swedish director Patric Ulleaus (DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL) and promises to be full of surprises for all the fans. "This has been in the works now for more than two years and we are very pleased to have all the gears in motion now," stated guitarist Thomas Youngblood. "This will be a very, very special event for us and all the fans of the band." According to lead singer Roy Khan the crew is already in full swing preparing for the show in Oslo, most certainly destined to be another milestone in the career of the band. More details are expected for this muchnticipated DVD, including track listings, bonus footage and special guest appearances. Release date is scheduled for summer/fall 2006 via SPV Records. Ticket sales, flight and hotel information for fans traveling from outside of Norway is available at the tour section on Kamelot.com.
KAMELOT are continuing to promote their latest album, "The Black Halo", released in March 2005 through SPV Records. The follow-up to 2003's "Epica" was produced by Sascha Paeth and Miro at Gate and Pathway studios in Germany and features guest appearances by Shagrath (DIMMU BORGIR), Jens Johansson (STRATOVARIUS), Simone Simons (EPICA), Mari (MASQUERAID), as well as the KAMELOT choir, featuring Herbie Langhans (SEVENTH AVENUE), Amanda Somerville-Scharf, Miro, Gerit Göbel, Thomas Rettke (HEAVEN'S GATE) and Elisabeth Kjaernes, among others.