JO AMORE – Vocals
Jo Amore is one of the best and most successful singers in the French metal scene.
He started his musical career as a drummer with different small bands in his home town, before joining Nightmare and open their first concert for Def Leppard.
As their drummer, Jo recorded 2 albums”Waiting For The Twilight” and “Power Of The Universe”.
After Nightmare´s split in 1987, Jo found his new position as lead singer of the band “Temple” and recorded one album with them.
In 1998, Nightmare reformed, this time with Jo as their lead singer and toured with them until 2015.
In 2012, Jo released two albums with Ricky Marx & Kenn Jackson´s ( ex Pretty Maids and Ranzo, Sultan) project “Now Or Never” in 2014 and 2016.
During the same time, Jo began working on “Temple Of Dio” a tribute band to his vocal master Ronnie James Dio.
The same year, Jo was invited to the “Titans of Metal” festival in Tel Aviv – Israel-, featuring Uli Jon Roth, Jorn Lande, Fabio Lione, Tim Ripper Owens, Mats Leven, Ralf Scheepers, Roland Grapow, Chuck Billy, Mike Teranna, Olaf Lenk, Bob Katsionis, Ross The Boss, Sean Peck, Anette Olzon, Christopher Amott …. and many more !!
At the end of 2015, Jo and his brother David (drums, Nightmare/Archange) formed ÖBLIVÏON and released the album “Resilience” and in 2019 “A perfect world” under the monicker of Kingcrown.
Today Jo became the frontman of Tower of Babel.
JOE STUMP – Guitar
American shred legend heavily influenced by the European hard rock masters Richie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Schenker and Gary Moore.
Joe has released over 13 solo albums on Leviathan, Magic Circle and Lion Music. He has toured the world both as a solo artist and with bands Joe Stump´s Reign of Terror, Holy Hell, Raven Lord and Exorcism.
He was named by Guitar One Magazin as one of the top ten fastest shredders of all time, Guitar World as one of the 50 fastest players and Guitarist Magazine as one of the top 25.
Joes is also an assosiate Professor at the esteemed Berklee College of Music in Boston MA, where he´s been the metal/shred specialist for the last 24 years.
MARK CROSS – Drums
Cross, known as the “Powerhouse”, hard hitting, wild and groovy drummer and his association with the bands Firewind, Helloween, Kingdom Come, Metalium, Tainted Nation, God´s Army and the Vivaldi Metal Project, a touring member of UK NWOBHM pioneers Tank in 2011 and The Scorpions in 2014 to name but a few.
He has also worked in the past with Hardline, Ian Gillan and Joe Lynn Turner. Mark has toured the world and recorded on many Studio albums, compilations and Live records. The very talented veteran powerhouse, who is the idle of many budding players worldwide.
He also teaches and can sometimes be seen at smaller Club and Pub gigs in London and Hamburg with some of his closest friends.
NICOLA ANGILERI – Bass
Nicola started playing Bass at an early age and was greatly influenced by most of the known worldclass players. He his a very respected Musician and has toured with Jorn, Tore St. Moren, Gotthard and Carl Verhayen (Supertramp), played a few shows with Ian Paice (Deep Purple) and worked with Mike Portnoy and John Petrucci (Dream Theater) on their workshops.
MAESTRO MISTHERIA – Synth/Organ
The mastermind behind the Vivaldi Metal Project, the talented classical trained piano player featured on numerous recordings and appearances in the classical and rock industry. Mistheria has played with Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden), Rob Rock a.o. He is a highly respected musician, composer and arranger in the worldwide industry.