anette-olzon in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

NIGHTWISH Singer's REVAMP Reveals New Album Title, Cover Artwork

Former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH touring singer Floor Jansen will release the second album from her REVAMP project, "Wild Card", in Europe on August 23 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at SandLane Studio in Rijen, The Netherlands with Joost van den Broek (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and will feature guest choir parts ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FLOOR JANSEN's Video Recap Of NIGHTWISH's Japanese Tour

Dutch singer Floor Jansen, who has been fronting Finnish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH on the road for the past eight months, has uploaded a ten-and-a-half-minute video recap of the band's recent Japanese tour. Check it out below. NIGHTWISH keyboardist and main songwriter Tuomas Holopainen told Finland's MTV.fi in November that he was pleased with the addition ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Tokyo Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of Finnish/Dutch symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH performing at the Loud & Metal Attack on May 25 at Studio Coast in Tokyo, Japan can be seen below. NIGHTWISH keyboardist and main songwriter Tuomas Holopainen told Finland's MTV.fi in November that he was pleased with the addition of Dutch singer Floor Jansen to the group ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH Singer's REVAMP Announces New Bassist

Former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH touring singer Floor Jansen has recruited bassist Henk Vonk for her REVAMP project. He replaces Jaap Melman, who left REVAMP before the group entered the studio to begin recording its second album. The CD was eventually completed with the help of STREAM OF PASSION bassist Johan van Stratum, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH Singer's REVAMP To Release New Album In September

Former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH touring singer Floor Jansen has inked a new deal with Nuclear Blast Records for the release of the second album from her REVAMP project. The CD was recorded at SandLane Studio in Rijen, The Netherlands with Joost van den Broek (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and will feature guest choir parts ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH Singer To Take Part In Online Chat

NIGHTWISH's current touring vocalist Floor Jansen will take part in a fan question-and-answer session on Monday, May 6 at 1:30 p.m. EST / 10:30 a.m. PST via NightwishForum.com. Twenty members of the forum will be chosen to talk to Jansen in a one-on-one open chat. The chat is open to all members of NightwishForum.com. For ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Former NIGHTWISH Singer ANETTE OLZON Welcomes Third Child

Former NIGHTWISH singer Anette Olzon and her boyfriend, PAIN bassist Johan Husgafvel, welcomed their second child, Mio, on Wednesday, March 27 at 10:19 a.m. He weighed in at 4.115 kilograms and measured 54 centimeters long. Olzon and Husgafvel had their first child, a baby boy named Nemo, on July 30, 2010. Olzon also has an ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH: Pro-Shot Footage From Buenos Aires

Professionally filmed video footage of NIGHTWISH performing the song "Ghost Love Score" on December 14, 2012 at Teatro de Flores in Buenos Aires, Argentina can be seen below. NIGHTWISH keyboardist and main songwriter Tuomas Holopainen told Finland's MTV.fi in November that he was pleased with the addition of singer Floor Jansen to the group and ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Buenos Aires Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of NIGHTWISH's December 14 performance at Teatro de Flores in Buenos Aires, Argentina can be seen below. NIGHTWISH mainman Tuomas Holopainen told Finland's MTV.fi last month that he was pleased with the addition of singer Floor Jansen to the group and that she was only getting better with each performance. "We have ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NIGHTWISH Mainman Says No Decision Regarding New Singer Will Be Made Before 2014

Finnish television channel Nelonen's news program "Nelosen Uutiset" last week conducted a short interview with Tuomas Holopainen, keyboardist and main songwriter of the Finnish symphonic metal band NIGHTWISH. You can watch the segment below. An English-language translation follows. Q: So, you have a temporary singer in the band now [Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen of REVAMP ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Former NIGHTWISH Singer ANETTE OLZON Featured On SAPPHIRE EYES Debut

SAPPHIRE EYES — featuring ALYSON AVENUE's Niclas Olsson and lead singer Thomas Bursell — will release its self-titled debut album on November 30 via Avenue Of Allies. Niclas and Thomas, who recorded the vocals for seven album tracks, are joined by two other male Swedish singers: Mikael Erlandsson (LAST AUTUMN'S DREAM, SALUTE), who sings lead ...

Read more

Posted in: News