\Progressive metal powerhouse Eldritch have released the following statement:

“We are excited to announce that our former keyboard player Oleg Smirnoff is back in the band! This is a new beginning for Eldritch and we will celebrate it with a very special performance that marks the 20 years anniversary of our album ‘El Niño’. The show will take place at the Ready For Prog? Festival in Toulouse, France, on October 11th, where we will share the stage with Threshold and Pain of Salvation. We will play the entire album for the first time ever. Stay tuned!”

‘Cracksleep’, the band’s latest album, is available on Scarlet Records.