- Artist name: Galderia
- Country: France
- Website: galderia.net
- Bookings Agent: Jean-Claude Charageat
- Bookings Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Genre: Metal (Heavy)
GALDERIA was founded by Seb in september 2006, in Marseille, France.
Seb, who handles lead vocal duties, guitars and songwriting, was joined in the adventure by Tom
(Lead guitar), Bob (Bass guitar) , Julien (Keyboard) and Jc (Drums).
Together they set the basis of the music of GALDERIA: A melodic and powerful Metal with strong emphasis on choir harmonies and arrangements.
The band has always used the power of its music to set light on the universal spirit of unity and elevation of consciousness. Seb baptised this philosophy “The Universality” and also gave this name to the first album.
This is the main characteristic of GALDERIA: The band strives to remain on the positive side of
The group gained a strong scenic experience by performing on stages of europe along the years and
received a favourable welcome.
Including european tour with THERION on april 2018 and several shows/festivals in Poland, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Netherland and France.
Against the common plan, GALDERIA decides not to rush and gives itself the time to progress.
Between 2006 and 2009, 3 self-produced demos are released to the public in the form of free downloads, only available on digital version on the website of the band.
After four years of rich experiences, the crew is ready to go into top gear.
The EP “Rise legions of free Men” is released in 2010, first physical CD of the band, produced by Galderia and mastered by Mika Jussila at Finnvox Studios .
This first EP receives a warm welcome from the international specialized press and makes a clear
call to the legions of Galderians.
GALDERIA released its first physical album called “The Universality” at the end of 2012 on the
canadian label METALODIC RECORDS, followed by a sublicense from Japan label RUBICON MUSIC. This album is produced by Galderia and mastered by Mika Jussila, and the artwork is made by the famous Felipe Machado Franco.
The album received excellent feedback from all over the world.
In 2016, while waiting for their 2nd studio album, the band recorded an unplugged album in Poland called “Radio Unplugged”. It has been recorded live in the great radio station studio of “Radio Lodz” and features 30 choristers from Zgierz, the “Lutnia choir”. This unplugged album includes songs from the first album “The Universality”, the EP “Rise Legions of Free Men” and 4 new songs especially written for the occasion. One of them, called “Pride & Courage” has been broadcasted on Poland’s first TV channel in prime time
On July 21st of 2017 is released the 2nd studio album of GALDERIA on the german label MASSACRE RECORDS.
More melodic than ever, full of choirs and harmonies, the album is called “Return of the Cosmic
Men” and talks about the massive awakening that is happening on earth and the return of the
It’s not a concept album but all songs are bound together with the same spirit : the awakening of all mankind.
This time, Tom and Bob, also great vocalist, are taking a bigger part in lead vocals. All songs are performed as duets or trios which gives a unique personality to the album.
It has been mixed by the greatly talented Mikko Karmila from Finnvox studios and mastered by the genius Mika Jussila. Galderia is again behind the production and the artwork is one more time in the hands of Felipe Machado Franco.
The band is now working on its 3rd studio album.