NEVERDREAM was founded in 2003 in Rome with Giuseppe Marinelli on guitar, Alessandro Marinelli on bass, Mauro Neri keyboard, Gabriele Palmieri on drums and Giorgio Massimi as the lead singer. Right away, the bands starts writing its first songs in which a quest for a personal style is overseen. In Summer 2004, Alessandro, decides to leave the group due to personal issues. Federico Criscimanni, who was already playing with some members of the band in other projects, becomes part of NEVERDREAM. The band starts taking much confidence in their own means, working on the lyrics of the new songs, such as "No More Tears" and "Rain of Sorrow" where they experiment with new sounds. In April 2005, the band starts recording "Rain of Sorrow" in their "Dream Studios" under the supervision of Gabriele himself.
NEVERDREAM continue working right after their release, writing new songs inspired by the idea of producing a "concept" album, based on the story of "Christiane F. and the children of the Berlin zoo". In the meantime,
the band starts receiving approval both from the general public and from the music critics. The album already was named: "Chemical Faith / Christiane F". The new songs are more personal than before, the composition is more mature, the search for original sounds and composition become more personal. The mix of power and melody put together with progressive elements and thrash now have new influences, more dramatic, with gothic influence and dark paths. Moreover, this album introduces the new member Fabrizio Dottori on sax.
In 2007 the band begins the works for the new album, also as a concept. The treated theme is the tragedy of Chernobyl, the explosion of the Byelorussian nuclear plant that provoked enormous damages to international level. The album comes to light in the spring 2008, after 6 months of song writing and of recording. The title of the new work is "SOULS 26 APRIL 1986": 8 songs of heavy sound, aggressive and sadly intense.
Adjectives that describes the sound of NEVERDREAM. The album has been recorded in "controfase-studios" of Vittorio Marchetti (September 07- January 08) and was mixed and mastered at "INDISCREET AUDIO
STUDIOS”, of Achim Köhler. A well known mixer of the European music-scene, he worked with bands like Primal Fear, Nevermore, Amon Amarth, Sodom and so on. "SAID" the new album by Neverdream comes in 2010. This is the band's second work in cooperation with the famous German producer Achim Kohler (Amon Amarth, Nevermore and many others). The new full lenght by Neverdream is a concept album, a journey throughout the historical, social and cultural life of the cradle of human race... Africa. Aggressive sounds, good rhythmic accuracy, modern and dark progressive sound.
In 2011 after 6 years of work togheter Federico leaves the band, and is replaced by the great bass player Andrea Terzulli. 2011 is an important year, the band receives much praise from press and fans for the release
of Said, and begins a European tour with the great progressive band VANDEN PLAS.
“The Circle”, , will finally see the light on 14th February 2014. As previously announced, this will be a daring "noir" thriller-style concept album, featuring the talents of Andy Kuntz, charismatic singer of Vanden Plas,
giving voice to one of the album's characters.
This ambitious new work from Neverdream, their supreme achievement, will be the first album to have inspired a novel written by the band in collaboration with award-winning author Maria Teresa Valle, already
known for her works in the thriller-noir genres.
The album is entirely self-produced and will be available to download free.