Lori Lewis live with Therion
|Birth name||Lori Lewis|
December 27, 1972 |
Salem, Oregon, United States
|Genres||Gothic metal, symphonic metal|
|Occupations||Singer ,voice teacher|
|Instruments||Vocals, piano, harpsichord, flute, organ|
|Labels||Nuclear Blast, Iron Records|
|Associated acts||Aesma Daeva, Therion|
Lori Lewis (born December 27, 1972 in Minnesota) is an American opera singer currently residing in Salem, Oregon graduate in the University of Kansas, she is a vocalist and official member of the band Therion. Lewis is also the former singer for Aesma Daeva, a band that toured with Therion in Canada and the USA in 2005. In October, 2007, Lewis performed with both bands on the US/Canada portion of Therion's world tour (Aesma Daeva supported Therion).
On September 11 of 2011, Christofer Johnsson, Therion's head, announced that Miss. Lewis was named permanent member of the band, becoming then the first female member to have permanent status in the history of the band.
On May 10 of 2014, the band announced that Lewis withdraws from the 2014 tour, performing a last show in Mexico City on May 31st. According to the official Therion's website:
"Due to family and work related reasons, Lori has decided that she will withdraw from touring. The coming tour in Latin America will be her last performances with the band. Her final performance will be in Mexico City on May 31"
- Aesma Daeva - Dawn of the New Athens (Scarecrow, Irond Records) (2007)
- Aesma Daeva - The Thalassa Mixes (2008)
- Therion - Live Gothic – Live album (2008)
- Aesma Daeva - Here Lies One Whose Name Was Written in Water(2009)
- Therion - The Miskolc Experience – Live album (2009)
- Therion - Sitra Ahra - (Nuclear Blast Records) (2010)
- Imperial Vengeance - Black Heart of Empire (2011)
- Therion - Les Fleurs du Mal - (2012)
- Therion - Adulruna Rediviva and Beyond – Live album (2014)
- (Spanish) Exclusive interview with Lori Lewis. Author: Jim 2.0. Date: November 8, 2010.
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