Live video unleashed 

The Gentle Storm, featuring the talents of Arjen Lucassen (Ayreon, Star One, Guilt Machine) & Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, Devin Townsend Project), released their debut album ‘The Diary’ last year to much critical acclaim. Since then, Anneke and her specially selected band have been busy touring the album and this year they will play some select shows, including South America in April and a final show in Amsterdam. To celebrate, the band has launched a live video of the track ‘Brightest Light’ filmed in Zoetermeer.

The upcoming tour dates are as follows:

2nd July – Be Prog! My Friend Festival, Barcelona – Spain

9th September – ProgPower USA, Atlanta – USA

17th December – Melkweg, Amsterdam – Netherlands

Anneke will also be heading out on ‘An Evening With’ acoustic shows in Europe where she will be playing songs from across her career. The full list of dates is as follows:

 17th April – Muziekcafe, Helmond – Netherlands

22nd April – Audio, Glasgow – UK

23rd April – FAC251, Manchester – UK

24th April – Soundhouse, Leicester – UK

25th April – O2 Islington Academy 2, London – UK

26th April – Exchange, Bristol – UK

27th April – Engine Rooms, Southampton – UK

28th April – Spirit Of 66, Verviers – Belgium

29th April – Geyserhaus, Leipzig – Germany

30th April – TheARTer Gallery, Berlin – Germany

1st May – The Rock Café St Pauli, Hamburg – Germany

5th May – Kulttempel, Oberhausen – Germany

6th May – De Verlichte Geest, Roeselare – Germany

7th May – La Maroquinerie, Paris – France

8th May – Le Peniche, Lille – France

12th May – Gong, Turku – Finland

13th May – Semifinal, Helsinki – Finland

14th May – Good Omens, Trondheim – Norway

20th May – Thiemeloods, Nijmegen – Netherlands

21st May – Muziekcafe De Steen, Willemsoord – Netherlands

28th May – The Rock Station, Reuver – Netherlands

‘The Diary’ is now available to purchase from the links below:

http://smarturl.it/thediaryAMAZON

http://smarturl.it/thediaryAMAZONMP3

http://smarturl.it/thediaryITUNES

 THE GENTLE STORM online:

www.facebook.com/TheGentleStorm

www.twitter.com/gentlestormband