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DoD 1 year celebration | 60 Days, 60 Singers

Day 20: Cristina Scabbia
Born: June 6th, 1972 (Italy)

Bands/Projects: Ethereal (1995 – 1996); Lacuna Coil (1997 – present)

Collaborations: Franco Battiato (2007); Apocalyptica (2007); Megadeth (2007); Paradise Lost (2007); Alter Bridge (2008); L’Aura (2008); Rezophonic (2012); Ayreon (2013); Emiliano Audisio (2013); Metal Allegiance (2015); Schiller (2016)

Curiosities:
In 1991, Scabbia began singing professionally as a touring musician for other bands and providing backing vocals.
She, along side with Doro Pesch and Angela Gossow, were among the first female to be featured on the covers of iconics magazines such as Metal Hammer, Hard n’ Heavy, Revolver or Terrorizer.

Personal life: She is in a relationship with Slipknot guitarist, Jim Root, since many years, and they are very private about it.

TRIPLE TROUBLE ALERT 😂 @alissawhitegluz @charlottewessels and I finally got some minutes together in this insanely crazy schedule!!! Everything was so far apart from everything today but we’ve been able to snap this pic and I’m so very happy I got to be with these two incredible ladies that are making this world a much better place! ❤❤ Oh and thank you SO much, Durbuy! Even if it was INCREDIBLY cold I had a blast!! 🤘🏻

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symphonic metal // listen here

tracklist:
1 Sirenia - Meridian // 2 Kamelot - March of Mesphito // 3 Delain - Here Come The Vultures // 4 Epica - The Second Stone // 5 Lacuna Coil - Fragile // 6 Diabulus in Musica - Shadow of the Throne // 7 ReVamp - Wild Card // 8 Nightwish - Romanticide // 9 Stream of Passion - Lost // 10 Within Temptation - Our Solemn Hour // 11 After Forever - Cry With A Smile // 12 Xandria - A Prophecy of Worlds To Fall

Trying to ask a person if they like HIM is one of the most difficult things ever...

Me: Do you like HIM?
Them: Who?
Me: HIM
Them: Who? *looks around* Him? *points at person*
Me: No! H.I.M
Them: WHO!?
Me: THE BAND HIM THE BAND IS CALLED HIM
Them: OH…WHO THE FUCK NAMES A BAND HIM!?
Me: .

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angels of metal // listen

delain - april rain // nightwish - dark chest of wonders // halestorm - daughters of darkness // lacuna coil - within me // after forever - life’s vortex // within temptation - in the middle of the night // epica - menace of vanity // nightwish - rest calm // in this moment - blood // amaranthe - afterlife // delain - virtue and vice // within temptation - candles

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Lacuna Coil - Blood, Tears, Dust (Official Video)

True Female-Fronted Zodiacs
  • Aries: Heidi Shepherd/Rena Lovelis
  • Taurus: Sydney Sierota
  • Gemini: Cristina Scabbia/Jenna McDougall
  • Cancer: Sharon den Adel
  • Leo: Taylor Momsen/Alissa White-Gluz
  • Virgo: Lacey Sturm/Ariel Bloomer
  • Libra: Lzzy Hale/Gwen Stefani
  • Scorpio: Angela Gossow
  • Sagittarius: Amy Lee/Maria Brink
  • Capricorn: Hayley Williams/Simone Simons
  • Aquarius: Joan Jett
  • Pisces: Lynn Gunn/Ash Costello