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TARJA TURUNEN: 'Colours In The Dark' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen will release her new album, "Colours In The Dark", in Europe on August 23 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. The CD wil be made available in North America on August 27 through Eagle Rock imprint Armoury Records. The cover artwork for ...

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TARJA Bassist KEVIN CHOWN Unveils 'We Light The Way' Video

Los Angeles-based bassist Kevin Chown (TARJA TURUNEN, BOMBASTIC MEATBATS) has posted a promotional video for the track "We Light The Way" from his "Light The Way" EP, which was released digitally on May 8. The clip, filmed and edited by Dalen Muster, can be viewed below. "We Light The Way" features the talents of female ...

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TARJA TURUNEN To Release 'Colours In The Dark' In August

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen will release her new album, "Colours In The Dark", on August 23 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. Despite her light and shiny personality, Tarja's music has always been dressed "in black" — the color of heavy rock, of mystery and elegance. ...

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VADER To Enter Studio In December

Metal Shock Finland 's Tarja Virmakari conducted an interview with Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek of Polish death metal veterans VADER prior to the band's April 25 concert in Milan, Italy. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. VADER is currently working on material for its new album, "Straight To ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Taps DIRK RUDOLPH For New Album Artwork

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has once again tapped Dirk Rudolph to create the artwork for her new solo album, due in August/September via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. She says: "You can expect, as before, beautiful photos, maybe more shocking this time." The CD was mixed ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Completes Mixing New Solo Album

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has completed mixing her new solo album in Austin, Texas with producer Tim Palmer (PEARL JAM, U2) for an August/September release via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Neverlight", "500 Letters" and "Never Enough". Tarja ...

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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 ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Renews Collaboration With earMUSIC

Following the sensational success of "Act I", the first-ever live solo album from former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, earMUSIC and Tarja have announced the renewal of their collaboration for an exciting set of new releases spanning over the next few years. Kicking off with the long-awaited new studio rock album, the following months will entail ...

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Former APOCALYPTICA Member MAX LILJA To Release Solo Album

Max Lilja (HEVEIN, TARJA TURUNEN, ex-APOCALYPTICA) will release his solo album, "Plays Electronica By One Cello", in February. The track listing for the CD — which showcases Max's talents as a songwriter and a master of electrified cello — is as follows: 01. I Sound My Sound 02. In SoS 03. Like This 04. Qualified ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Featured On MIKE OLDFIELD Remix Album

"Tubular Beats", the brand new remix album by Mike Oldfield, includes a new song, "Never Too Far", featuring a guest appearance by former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen. The CD will be released on February 1 via earMUSIC and will include the most popular songs by Oldfield, who has worked on new arrangements and new sounds ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Resumes Recording New Solo Album

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has returned to the studio to resume recording vocals for her next solo album, tentatively due in late summer/early fall. In a recent interview with the Music Legends web site, Turunen stated about her upcoming CD: "We have recorded drums, guitars and bass for it already and at the moment ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: New Video Interview Posted Online

Germany's 60minuten.net recenty conducted an interview with former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. Tarja and her husband/manager Marcelo Cabuli recently became the parents of their first child. Turunen, who currently resides in Buenos Aires, Argentina with her husband, kept her pregnancy a secret until the very ...

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Argentina's HELKER Signs With AFM RECORDS

Argentinian metallers HELKER have inked a deal with AFM Records. The band's new album, "Somewhere In The Circle", will be released on February 15, 2013. The CD includes 11 tracks that were produced and co-written by Mat Sinner (PRIMAL FEAR, SINNER) and mixed by Achim Köhler at Indiscreet Audio studios. Tim "Ripper" Owens (JUDAS PRIEST, ...

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