November 3, 2023

Novelists, the renowned French progressive metalcore sensation, has unveiled a dynamic new single and music video, Prisoner. The song’s poignant lyrics resonate with themes of transformation and inner strength, mirroring the band’s own journey and evolution.

Prisoner embodies the band’s creative renaissance, drawing inspiration from past struggles and symbolizing their unwavering determination to transcend limitations. Camille‘s powerful vocals breathe new life into Novelists, adding intensity and emotional depth. This second new release showcases the band’s heavier side while reaffirming their innovative spirit.

Novelists’ journey has been marked by resilience and continuous progression. With Camille‘s compelling vocals, they are poised to scale new heights, echoing the lyrics, “I came down and rose up for you.”

In 2024, Novelists is set to embark on a European and UK tour, promising an unforgettable live experience. The tour will feature special guests, including The Word AliveElwood Stray, and Ashen, making it a must-see event for modern metal enthusiasts. Prepare to be captivated by their commanding performances and immersive soundscapes at these upcoming shows.

NOVELISTS France 2023
with Ashen & Dali Thundering Concept

10.11. FR – Lyon, Ô Totem
11.11. FR – Marseille, Mvrksfest
17.11. FR – Lille, The Black Lab
25.11. FR – Guyancourt, Metalsphere
07.12. FR – Nantes, Metal Fest 2023
08.12. FR – Toulouse, Le Rex
09.12. FR – Poitiers, Le Confort Moderne

NOVELISTS Europe & UK 2024
Special Guests: The Word Alive, Elwood Stray, Ashen

08.02.24 FR – Paris, Petit Bain
09.02.24 DE – Stuttgart, Club Cann
10.02.24 DE – Dresden, Blauer Salon 
11.02.24 PL – Warsaw, Hydrozagadka
12.02.24 DE – Berlin, Hole 44
13.02.24 DE – Hamburg, Kaiserkeller
14.02.24 CZ – Prague, Futurum
15.02.24 DE – Nürnberg, Z-Bau
16.02.24 IT – Milan, Legend Club
17.02.24 CH – Aarau, Kiff
18.02.24 BE – Antwerp, Zappa
19.02.24 UK – Southampton, Joiners
20.02.24 UK – Bristol, Thekla
21.02.24 UK – Manchester, Rebellion
22.02.24 UK – Leeds, Key Club
23.02.24 UK – Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
24.02.24 UK – London, The Dome
26.02.24 DE – München, Backstage
27.02.24 DE – Frankfurt, Das Bett
28.02.24 DE – Oberhausen, Kulttempel
29.02.24 NL – Arnhem, Willemeen
01.03.24 DE – Vechta, Gulfhaus


Novelists is:
Camille Contreras – vocals 
Florestan Durand – guitar 
Nicolas Delestrade – bass 
Amael Durand – drums
Pierre Danel – guitar


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