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The Chronicles of Israfel

The Chronicles of Israfel
Country
Canada
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The Chronicles of Israfel is a Canadian progressive, experimental metal band from Montreal formed by Dominic Cifarelli, the former guitar player for Pulse Ultra. After that band's 2004 breakup, Cifarelli began working on material that told the story of a character named Israfel, releasing the first volume in 2007. After fulfilling many roles as a guest and sideman with other groups, he returned to the project in 2016.
Website
http://israfelworld.com
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Releases on file (2)
The Chronicles of Israfel — A Trillion Lights, Tome II The Chronicles of Israfel — A Trillion Lights, Tome II
(Bridge of Hands B01MEF7F33, 2016, CD)
The Chronicles of Israfel — Starborn, Tome I The Chronicles of Israfel — Starborn, Tome I
(Bridge of Hands BOH0701TC01, 2007, CD)

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