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Simone Simons

Simone Simons

Real/full name:
Simone Johanna Maria Simons
33 (born Jan 17th, 1985)
Place of origin:
Netherlands (Hoensbroek)


When Simone first joined Epica, she was in a relationship with Mark Jansen. They eventually split up, but have remained in Epica together.

Married to Oliver Palotai.
Their first child, Vincent G. Palotai, was born on Wednesday, October 2, 2013.


In 2008 of January, she was diagnosed with MRSA. Amanda Somerville filled in as Epica's touring vocalist until May of the same year.


Vocals (2003-present)

2003 The Phantom Agony Vocals, Lyrics
2003 The Phantom Agony (Single) Vocals
2004 Feint (Single) Vocals
2004 Cry for the Moon (Single) Vocals
2004 We Will Take You with Us (Video) Vocals
2005 Consign to Oblivion Vocals
2005 Solitary Ground (Single) Vocals
2005 The Score - An Epic Journey Vocals
2005 Quietus (Silent Reverie) (Single) Vocals
2007 Never Enough (Single) Vocals (female)
2007 The Divine Conspiracy Vocals, Lyrics
2007 Hi Five: Female Fronted Metal (Split) Vocals
2008 Chasing the Dragon (Single) Vocals (female)
2009 The Classical Conspiracy - Live in Miskolc, Hungary (Live album) Vocals
2009 Live at Wacken (Live album) Vocals (female)
2009 Epica & J├Ągermeister Memory stick (EP) Vocals (female)
2009 Design Your Universe Vocals, Lyrics
2009 Martyr of the Free Word / From the Heaven of My Heart (Split) Vocals
2010 This Is the Time (Single) Vocals (female)
2012 Storm the Sorrow (Single) Vocals (female)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent Vocals, Lyrics
2012 Forevermore (Single) Vocals
2013 Unleashed (Single) Vocals (female)
2013 Retrospect (Video) Vocals (female)
2014 The Essence of Silence (Single) Vocals (female)
2014 Unchain Utopia (Single) Vocals (female)
2014 The Quantum Enigma Vocals
2014 The Three Goddesses (Split) Vocals (female)
2015 Live at the AB (Single) Vocals (female)
2016 Universal Death Squad (Single) Vocals (female)
2016 The Holographic Principle Vocals
2016 Edge of the Blade (Single) Vocals (female)
2017 The Solace System (Single) Vocals (female)
2017 The Solace System (EP) Vocals (female)
2017 Epica vs Attack on Titan Songs (EP) Vocals (female)
2018 Beyond the Matrix: The Battle (Single) Vocals (female), Songwriting
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Sahara Dust

Vocals (2002-2003)

2002 Cry for the Moon (Demo) Vocals


Vocals (female) (2006-present)


Vocals (female) (2011)


2003 Days of Rising Doom Vocals (soprano)


2015 Secret Garden Vocals (track 6)


2008 01011001 Vocals (CD1 track 8; CD2 track 7)
2017 The Source Vocals (as "The Counselor")


2005 The Black Halo Vocals ("Marguerite") (track 3)
2006 One Cold Winter's Night (Live album) Vocals (as Marguerite) (track 10)
2006 One Cold Winter's Night (Video) Vocals (as Marguerite) (track 10)
2007 Ghost Opera Vocals (track 5)
2008 Ghost Opera: The Second Coming Vocals (CD2 track 7)
2010 Poetry for the Poisoned Vocals (tracks 6, 11, 12)

Leaves' Eyes

2015 King of Kings Vocals (track 8)


2011 Quarterpast Vocals (tracks 1, 2, 7, 8, 12), Vocals (choirs)

Primal Fear

2007 New Religion Vocals (track 3)
2017 Best of Fear (Compilation) Vocals (CD2 track 1)

Sons of Seasons

2009 Gods of Vermin Vocals (tracks 4, 9), Vocals (backing) (track 8)
2011 Magnisphyricon Vocals (track 4), Vocals (backing)


2017 Feliz navidad (Single) Vocals (track 1)

Timo Tolkki's Avalon

2014 Angels of the Apocalypse Vocals (tracks 9, 10)


2008 Equilibrio Vocals (as Lady Sophia)


2009 Design Your Universe Photography

Sons of Seasons

2009 Gods of Vermin Photography
2011 Magnisphyricon Photography
Added by: Nightwisher1990 Modified by: Krister Jensen
Added on: 2011-04-09 10:52:42 Last modified on: 2018-11-12 08:03:47
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