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WITHIN TEMPTATION's 'Hydra' To Feature Rapper XZIBIT, Ex-KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Singer HOWARD JONES

Dutch symphonic rockers WITHIN TEMPTATION will release their sixth studio album, "Hydra", on January 31, 2014. The album will be available in several luxury formats. The cover artwork was created by by Romano Molenaar ("X-Men", "Batman", "The Unforgiving"), and can be seen below. The Hydra, a mythological serpent creature from ancient Greece, couldn't be killed. ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: '500 Letters' Video Released

"500 Letters", the new video from former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, can be seen below. Shot in Tigre, near Buenos Aires, Argentina by Florian Kaltenbach who also directed the clip for "Victim Of Ritual", the video is a new landmark in Tarja's video collection to date. For the first time in Tarja's history, the singer ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: Trailer For '500 Letters' Video

A trailer for "500 Letters", the new video from former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, can be seen below. The song comes off Tarja's latest album, "Colours In The Dark", which came out in Europe on August 23 via earMUSIC. The CD was made available in North America on August 27 through Eagle Rock imprint Armoury ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: More Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Making Of 'Paradise' Video

More behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Paradise (What About Us?)", the new video from Dutch symphonic rockers WITHIN TEMPTATION, can be seen below. The song and clip feature a unique collaboration with classically trained Finnish rock diva, former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen. Comments WITHIN TEMPTATION frontwoman Sharon Den Adel: "When we had written the ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Making Of 'Paradise' Video

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Paradise (What About Us?)", the new video from Dutch symphonic rockers WITHIN TEMPTATION, can be seen below. The song and clip feature a unique collaboration with classically trained Finnish rock diva, former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen. Comments WITHIN TEMPTATION frontwoman Sharon Den Adel: "When we had written the first ...

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Former NIGHTWISH Singer TARJA To Perform Duet With Band's Current Touring Vocalist FLOOR JANSEN

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen will perform a duet with the band's current touring vocalist Floor Jansen (REVAMP, ex-AFTER FOREVER) at this year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 18-20 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. A video message from Tarja and Floor regarding their collaboration can be seen below. ...

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AMARANTHE Singer's NIGHTWISH Audition Tape Posted Online

Elize Ryd of Swedish metallers AMARANTHE has uploaded an audio recording of her singing the NIGHTWISH song "Nemo". Ryd laid down the vocals for the track in 2006 when the Finnish symphonic metal band was seeking a replacement for Tarja Turunen. Check it out below. Says Ryd: "I've been saving this for a special moment. ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION: 'Paradise' Video Featuring TARJA TURUNEN Released

Dutch symphonic rockers WITHIN TEMPTATION have just released the "Paradise (What About Us?)" EP and promotional video, featuring a unique collaboration with classically trained Finnish rock diva, former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, guesting on the title track. Comments WITHIN TEMPTATION frontwoman Sharon Den Adel: "When we had written the first version of 'Paradise' and listened ...

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ANGRA: 'Angels Cry: 20th Anniversary Tour' DVD Artwork Unveiled

Brazilian melodic metallers ANGRA celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of their 1993 debut album, "Angels Cry", with a special concert on August 25 at HSBC Brasil in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The show, which was recorded for a DVD, featured guest appearances by Tarja Turunen (NIGHTWISH) and Uli Jon Roth (SCORPIONS). The official cover ...

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WITHIN TEMPTATION Collaborates With TARJA TURUNEN On New Single

On September 27, Dutch symphonic rockers WITHIN TEMPTATION will release the "Paradise (What About Us?)" EP and promotional video, featuring a unique collaboration with classically trained Finnish rock diva, former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, guesting on the title track. Comments WITHIN TEMPTATION frontwoman Sharon Den Adel: "When we had written the first version of 'Paradise' ...

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TARJA TURUNEN To Join LIVING COLOUR On Stage In Buenos Aires

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen will make a very special guest appearance with LIVING COLOUR on Thursday, September 12 at Teatro Gran Rex in Buenos Aires, Argentina. LIVING COLOUR bassist Doug Wimbish played with Tarja on her "My Winter Storm" (2007) and "What Lies Beneath" (2010) albums and has toured with her in the past. ...

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